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The 5 things you missed this week

The 5 things you missed this week

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No timetable for the rollout superfast broadband across rural Aberdeenshire

In a question and answer session in the Scottish Parliament today, the government’s Cabinet Secretary for Connectivity was unable to provide a clear answer to North East MSP Mike Rumbles about when residents and businesses in rural Aberdeenshire would have access to a timetable for the rollout of...

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Support for Save Bennachie

Support for Save Bennachie

I was delighted to meet fellow Save Bennachie supporters and the Minister in the Scottish Parliament. It is vital we protect Bennachie and get the best route for the A96 dualling project.

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Further closures could be the death nail for Angus health services

North East Liberal Democrat MSP Mike Rumbles and former Montrose councillor David May have called for a halt to any more unit closures in NHS Tayside after reports that minor injury units in Montrose and Brechin could be under threat. 

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Transport Minister says no extra winter funds for councils

In response to a question in the Scottish Parliament from North East MSP Mike Rumbles, the Transport Minister has refused to ask the Finance Secretary for additional funds in the forthcoming budget to support local authorities struggling to deal with the harsh winter weather.

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Minister fails to confirm opening date for AWPR

In a question and answer session in the Scottish Parliament this afternoon, despite pressure from North East MSP Mike Rumbles, the Cabinet Secretary for the economy refused to give a date for when the £745 million AWPR project would be open to traffic.

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