Press Releases

NHS FORTH VALLEY EXCEEDS A&E TARGET

Falkirk West MSP Michael Matheson has praised the hard work of NHS staff after Forth Valley Royal Hospital exceeded the Scottish Government’s A&E waiting times target. The latest figures show 95.1% of patients at the hospital’s accident and emergency department…

MSP WELCOMES 25-YEAR LOW IN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

The unemployment rate in Scotland has fallen to 4% – the lowest in 25 years. Falkirk West MSP Michael Matheson welcomed the latest Office for National Statistics figures, which show that the level of unemployment north of the border continues…