Month: August 2016

Matheson welcomes continuation of free eye tests

Local SNP MSP, Michael Matheson, has welcomed the announcement by Health Secretary Shona Robison MSP that free eye examinations are to continue in Scotland, with a review of community optometry services to make further improvements. The review will consider the…

Matheson welcomes renewables milestone

Sunday saw 106% of Scotland’s electricity generated by renewable energy. Scotland’s wind farms powered the entirety of Scotland’s electricity needs, with some to spare. Scotland’s abundant energy resources play a vital role in delivering security of electricity supply across the…

MATHESON ENCOURAGES CONSTITUENTS TO TAKE BOWEL SCREENING TEST THIS MONTH

SNP MSP for Falkirk West, Michael Matheson has called on his constituents to take the potentially life-saving bowel screening test this month – part of a nationwide drive to encourage people to return their test as soon as they receive…