Questions and Answers

Click to follow
Dounreay restrictions to stay

THE 2km fishing restrictions around the end of the Dounreay nuclear plant will remain in place after recommendations by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency, Scottish Health minister Sam Galbraith disclosed.

Outpatient referral numbers up

REFERRALS FOR outpatient appointments, including those from accident and emergency departments, rose by 97,000 during the first six months of this year while GP referrals rose by 31,000, the Prime Minister said.

Arms contracts secure jobs

THE GOVERNMENT has awarded two ammunition contracts, worth about pounds 200 million and securing 500 jobs, Junior Defence minister John Spellar said.