News

 

March 2017

Speech : Triggers for Loneliness 

 

Making Earth Hour 2017 Matter

 

Statement on Shetland patients having to use ferries for hospital appointments

 

Inclusive and Accessible Tourism

 

Rhoda shows her support for terminal illness charity

Comment on Raasay nurse campaign

Marine Scotland seafarers

 

Rhoda's support for members' motions

 

Question on Scottish Ambulance Service

 

 

Visit to Ross-Shire Company NSL for Apprenticeship Week Prize-Giving

 

Rhoda supports call to scale down cancer

 

Fisheries protection seafarers to ballot for fair pay

 

Oral PQ on HIE Board

 

February 2017

 

Questions on osteoarthritis

 

Digital Economy Bill 

 

MSP supports re-opening of Evanton station but believes it could be a long wait

 

HIE Petition at the Scottish Parliament

 

Blackhillock to Kintore Transmission Line : Speech in the Scottish Parliament

 

Rhoda responds to claims that “extra money” will be available for schools in the Western Isles

 

January 2017

 

MSP appeals again to government on Contract for Difference

 

MSP angered by latest response on HIE

 

Question on Far North Line

 

North Regional MSP Steps Into Vodaphone Issues in Gairloch

 

Marine Scotland dragging its feet over closing pay differential for seafarers

 

Chief Executive of Scottish Ambulance Service to meet Highland community after patient transport complaints

 

December 2016

 

ICEberg


Transport Minister asked for timeline on Berriedale Braes upgrading

 

MSP calls for rethink on single dental hub in Uist

 

Liberty House's Takeover in Lochaber

 

Sea Fisheries and End-Year Negotiations

 

Grant encourages responses to Organ Donation consultation

 

Call for pay settlement for Marine Scotland staff

 

November 2016

 Stop PIP-Campaign

 

Rhoda Grant calls for rethink on islands energy subsidies

 

Questions ; Rio Tinto : Answers to Rhoda’s Parliamentary Questions

 

 

MSP Rhoda Grant raises Rio Tinto in Parliament today

 

Digital Strategy

 

October 2016

 

Financial Capability Week

 

Answers to Rhoda's questions on Environmental Impact Assessment

 

Rhoda on HIE and Scottish Government's announcement on a new board

 

Statement on Rio Tinto

 

Rhoda supports FoFNL independent study

 

Scottish Water puts hold on Gairloch Sewage Treatment Plant plans

 

Teacher Shortages

 

September 2016

 

Rhoda’s Question : CAP Convergence Funds

 

Speech : Feminine Hygiene Products

 

Speech : Rural Economy (European Union Referendum )

 

Motion : Policing, Scotland and Orgreave

 

Rhoda asks vital questions on the NC500

 

Highlands & Islands - Patient Travel – Rhoda gives an update

 

Rhoda raises concerns about NHS 24 service

 

Rhoda debates Domestic Abuse in Parliament

 

Answers to Rhoda's questions on Food Policy

 

Rhoda comments on CAP payments ahead of Ministerial Statement

 

SNP failing on broadband

 

Latest questions tabled by Rhoda

 

August 2016

 

Rhoda asks for meeting as patient transport problems continue

 

Being part of the UK means more money for public services in H&I

 

Rhoda’s welcome for Transocean's discussion on stranded rig

 

Answers to Rhoda’s questions on CAP and UK exit from the EU

 

Islanders may be forced to take ferry for medical appointments

 

Audit Scotland broadband report shows “no surprises in the North”

 

Rhoda calls for Hendry to act on broadband

 

Pending Bathing Waters designation will be considered over sewage treatment concerns

 

 

Rhoda welcomes recruitment of Tenant Farming Commissioner

 

 

Rhoda takes Abellio Scotrail to task over train cancellations

 

 

July 2016

 

Rhoda : Range jobs need to be safeguarded

 

Domestic Abuse Courts

 

Improving the milk market must lead to faired ‘farm gate’ price

 

Answers to Rhoda’s Parliamentary questions on Crofting

 

Bullying : Responses to Rhoda’s Questions in Parliament

 

Supporting Victims of Domestic Abuse 

 

June 2016

 

Rhoda's support for motion in opposition to CETA

 

 Speech : Royal Bank of Scotland branch closure

 

 Motion : UHI Selected to Deliver Graduate Medical Programme

 

Motion : Care Home Open Day

 

 Speech : Named Person Policy

 

EU decision on CAP payments : Comment by Rhoda

 

May 2016

 

Police Control Rooms Closures

 

Taking Scotland Forward