Month: March 2014

Michael welcomes new care home fire safety guide

Important new guidance aimed at reducing the risk of fire in Scotland’s care homes was launched today. The revised information is designed to assist care home owners and staff to fulfil their fire safety duties. It follows the tragic fire…

MICHAEL WELCOMES NEW SCHOOL MEAL GUIDANCE TO UNDERLINES COMMITMENT TO IMPROVING CHILDREN’S HEALTH

The start of a new push to encourage Scotland’s school children to make better food choices has been welcomed today. The publication of new guidance for schools launched to coincide with International School Meals Day will see efforts redoubled to…

£907,000 for Falkirk to help heat homes

Households living in fuel poverty in Falkirk district will benefit from a £60 million fund to make their homes warmer, more environmentally friendly and cheaper to heat following an announcement by Housing Minister Margaret Burgess MSP. The investment, which is…