ALZHEIMER SCOTLAND EXTEND TRIAL OF DEMENTIA CAFE

A drop-in cafe for people with dementia, carers and family members has completed a six month trial in Fort William. This trial will be extended into the new year while the Alzheimer Scotland branch considers whether it is sustainable.

ALZHEIMER SCOTLAND EXTEND TRIAL OF DEMENTIA CAFE

HIGHLAND LIBERAL DEMOCRATS: "WISHES SHOULD COME TRUE"

In response to the publication of a report by children’s charity, CHILDREN 1ST Charles Kennedy MP has resolved to help Scotland’s children’s wishes come true in 2015.

HIGHLAND LIBERAL DEMOCRATS: "WISHES SHOULD COME TRUE"

HIGHLAND MOBILE SIGNAL BOOSTED BY UK GOVERNMENT ‘NOT SPOT’ AGREEMENT

Highland consumers and businesses are set to benefit from a landmark announcement to improve mobile coverage across UK blackspots.

HIGHLAND MOBILE SIGNAL BOOSTED BY UK GOVERNMENT ‘NOT SPOT’ AGREEMENT

KENNEDY TAKES THALIDOMIDE CAMPAIGN TO THE VERY TOP

Local MP Charles Kennedy has today written to the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, demanding contributions be made to the victims of the thalidomide drug.

KENNEDY TAKES THALIDOMIDE CAMPAIGN TO THE VERY TOP

KENNEDY WELCOMES FUNDING BOOST FOR LOCAL CHARITY

Local MP Charles Kennedy has welcomed funding worth £4,024 coming to Lochaber Action on Disability, thanks to Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland.

KENNEDY WELCOMES FUNDING BOOST FOR LOCAL CHARITY

MP WELCOMES COMMUNITY SUCCESS IN 3G VODAFONE BID

Ferintosh Community Council have been successful in their application to secure Culbokie as a shortlisted community for the Rural Open Sure Signal programme.

MP WELCOMES COMMUNITY SUCCESS IN 3G VODAFONE BID

KENNEDY WELCOMES NEW CONTRACT FOR POST OFFICE CARD ACCOUNT

Local MP Charles Kennedy has welcomed the new £250million, seven-year contract for the Post Office card account (POCA) announced by the UK Government today.

KENNEDY WELCOMES NEW CONTRACT FOR POST OFFICE CARD ACCOUNT

KENNEDY BACKS 'SAFE, WARM AND INFORMED' CAMPAIGN AHEAD OF WINTER STORMS

Local MP Charles Kennedy is backing a campaign by Scottish Hydro Electric Power Distribution (SHEPD) to make sure local residents know how to stay safe, warm and informed if winter storms cause further disruption to power supplies.

KENNEDY BACKS 'SAFE, WARM AND INFORMED' CAMPAIGN AHEAD OF WINTER STORMS

KENNEDY KEEPS UP PRESSURE FOR SAFE STANDING FOR FOOTBALL CLUBS

Local MP Charles Kennedy has kept up the pressure in his bid to allow football clubs in the top divisions introduce safe standing areas into their grounds.

KENNEDY KEEPS UP PRESSURE FOR SAFE STANDING FOR FOOTBALL CLUBS

KENNEDY BACKS MOTIONS RAISING CONCERNS ABOUT OPENREACH PERFORMANCE

Charles Kennedy, MP for Ross, Skye and Lochaber, has supported two motions in Parliament raising concerns about Openreach, after a number of constituents contacted him complaining about the poor service they have experienced.

KENNEDY BACKS MOTIONS RAISING CONCERNS ABOUT OPENREACH PERFORMANCE

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