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More high-quality apprenticeships

We want to help businesses train the workers of the future as well as giving older workers the skills they need in a changing economy. We’re doubling funding for apprenticeships to £2.45 billion by 2019-20.

Farms Still Without CAP Payments

 

This week it was revealed that 13 farms in the West Scotland Region are still yet to receive their CAP payments from 2017.

'Michelle's Law'

Jamie Greene MSP has backed a new campaign to help protect victims of crime and their families. The campaign calls for new legislation, dubbed ‘Michelle’s Law’ in reference to Michelle Stewart, who was murdered in Ayrshire in 2009.