Google Digital Garage - Arbroath Herald Article

We are fortunate to have so many great local businesses right on our doorstep here in Angus. From small independents to long established family firms to globe spanning multinationals.

Stopping Discrimination of Medical Students

The MP for Angus has been told the SNP should reverse a “discriminatory” policy that will stop medical students coming to Scotland from the rest of the UK.

Busiest Surgery Tour Ever

Rural broadband, mobile coverage and local NHS services were among the issues raised by constituents at Angus MP Kirstene Hair’s summer surgery tour.

The Scottish Conservative politician completed what she termed her busiest summer event yet. 

Food Allergy Labelling

Scottish health boards and councils are at risk of “complacency” on food allergies after new figures showed that the vast majority did not provide any training courses for the public.

Use of Locum Psychiatrists in NHS Tayside

NHS Tayside has responded to a local MP’s concerns about the use of locum psychiatrists in the region.

As chairperson and founder of the all-party Westminster group on eating disorders, Angus MP Kirstene Hair has championed better treatment for those with mental health issues.

Support for Flexible Working

The MP for Angus will today (Tuesday) co-sponsor a Westminster Bill that would allow more flexibility by default in the workplace.

Google Digital Garage in Angus

Thanks to a partnership between Google and local MP Kirstene Hair, local businesses were able to get free digital training from the search giant yesterday.

Penny Mordant to Visit RM Condor

The new Secretary of State for Defence has said she will visit Arbroath on a tour of armed forces bases.

Penny Mordaunt will come to the RM Condor base of 45 Commando Royal Marines “at the earliest” opportunity following her new May appointment.