NEW UK GOV AWARD FOR LOCAL FOOD AND DRINK BUSINESSES

Three local promising food and drink entrepreneurs join 50 UK entrepreneurs to be recognised as Food Stars for their contribution to the UK’s growing economy.

NEW UK GOV AWARD FOR LOCAL FOOD AND DRINK BUSINESSES

KENNEDY HAILS LAW CHANGE TO PROTECT AGAINST NUISANCE CALLS

Local MP Charles Kennedy has welcomed the announcement that the UK Government will make it easier for the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) to take enforcement action against firms making nuisance calls.

KENNEDY HAILS LAW CHANGE TO PROTECT AGAINST NUISANCE CALLS

SNP CONTINUE TO SHORT CHANGE NHS HIGHLAND

Local MP Charles Kennedy has demanded answers from the SNP after it emerged that NHS Highland continues to be underfunded.

SNP CONTINUE TO SHORT CHANGE NHS HIGHLAND

COALITION GOVERNMENT COMMITTED TO KYLE BASE

The Coalition Government has confirmed plans to invest £22 million in the British underwater test and evaluation centre at Kyle of Lochalsh, news welcomed by local Liberal Democrat MP Charles Kennedy. 

COALITION GOVERNMENT COMMITTED TO KYLE BASE

CABINET SECRETARY MUST FAIRLY FUND NHS HIGHLAND

The Scottish Government have much more to do to fund NHS Highland at the level determined by the NRAC formula.

CABINET SECRETARY MUST FAIRLY FUND NHS HIGHLAND

TRANSPORT MINISTER AVOIDS COMMITMENT TO A82

SNP Government Minister avoids fully committing to the A82 Route Action Plan.

TRANSPORT MINISTER AVOIDS COMMITMENT TO A82

HIGHLANDS AT THE HEART OF LIB DEM MANIFESTO LAUNCH

The Scottish Liberal Democrat general election manifesto will deliver opportunity for everyone across the Highlands and Islands.

HIGHLANDS AT THE HEART OF LIB DEM MANIFESTO LAUNCH

CHARLES KENNEDY PRESS AND JOURNAL COLUMN 13/02/15

Guest column in 'The Press and Journal' on Friday the 13th of February, 2015. Focusing on investing in NHS services, thoughts on the First Minister's recent speech and Charles' take on BBC's 'Inside the Commons'.

CHARLES KENNEDY PRESS AND JOURNAL COLUMN 13/02/15

HIGHLAND LIBERAL DEMOCRATS ON THE FRONT FOOT

Liberal Democrats are on the front foot in Ross, Skye and Lochaber, opening a new office and hosting the first general election public meeting.

HIGHLAND LIBERAL DEMOCRATS ON THE FRONT FOOT

SUPERFAST BROADBAND FOR 220,000 HOMES IN SCOTLAND

Figures published today show that more than 220,000 homes across Scotland have benefited from the rollout of superfast broadband.

SUPERFAST BROADBAND FOR 220,000 HOMES IN SCOTLAND

About

Charles Kennedy was elected the UK Liberal Democrats' Party President, the equivalent of party chairman, in 1990, and served in that post until 1994. In August 1999 he was elected as the Leader of the Liberal Democrats, and he was appointed to the Privy Council in October 1999. In his six years as Leader he took the Liberal Democrats from strength to strength in local and national politics, taking some fundamental and hugely difficult political decisions. Read more