Month: June 2016

Matheson welcomes commitment to protecting nursing bursary and free tuition

All eligible trainee nurses and midwives will continue to receive free tuition and the student bursary, the centenary congress of the Royal College of Nursing has been told. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirmed that Scottish Ministers are taking the opposite…

SCOTLAND LEADS WAY IN UK AS AFFORDABLE HOMES TARGET EXCEEDED BY 10%

Falkirk West Michael Matheson has welcomed figures showing that the Scottish Government exceeded its affordable homes target by more than 10% – with Scotland outperforming the rest of the UK for all housebuilding. Over the past parliamentary term the Scottish…