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Ross welcomes income boost for low earners

Ross welcomes income boost for low earners

Ross welcomes income boost for low earners

02 December 2021

THE taper rate has dropped from 63 per cent to 55 per cent allowing low earners to keep more of what they earn.


MSPs Richard Lochhead and Ariane Burgess welcome doubling of Scottish Child Payment

MSPs Richard Lochhead and Ariane Burgess welcome doubling of Scottish Child Payment

MSPs Richard Lochhead and Ariane Burgess welcome doubling of Scottish Child Payment

02 December 2021

THE payment, introduced in February, will increase from £10 to £20 in April.


Investigation into Moray MP Douglas Ross over undeclared earnings begins

Investigation into Moray MP Douglas Ross over undeclared earnings begins

Investigation into Moray MP Douglas Ross over undeclared earnings begins

01 December 2021

DOUGLAS Ross reported himself to the standards commissioner over undeclared earnings.


New winter heating benefit set to support 400,000 households

New winter heating benefit set to support 400,000 households

New winter heating benefit set to support 400,000 households

01 December 2021

LOW income households will be guaranteed an annual payment of £50 irrespective of the weather as part of the new scheme.


Political praise for Paul Gordon after Sports Personality award

Political praise for Paul Gordon after Sports Personality award

Political praise for Paul Gordon after Sports Personality award

29 November 2021

ELGIN Amateur Boxing Club head coach Paul Gordon was announced as the winner of the Unsung Hero for Scotland Award on Friday.


Former Councillor describes Twitter exchanges as "robust political knockabout"

Former Councillor describes Twitter exchanges as "robust political knockabout"

Former Councillor describes Twitter exchanges as "robust political knockabout"

27 November 2021

FORMER Elgin Councillor Paula Coy makes statement on conduct hearing.


Child Disability Payment opens for Moray families

Child Disability Payment opens for Moray families

Child Disability Payment opens for Moray families

26 November 2021

APPLICATIONS for the new grant have been getting accepted since Monday.


Richard Lochhead accused of using Kinloss Barracks as "political football"

Richard Lochhead accused of using Kinloss Barracks as "political football"

Richard Lochhead accused of using Kinloss Barracks as "political football"

25 November 2021

DOUGLAS Ross made the comments about Mr Lochhead after confirmation the barracks will remain open.


Kinloss Barracks to remain open and expand, Ministry of Defence confirms

Kinloss Barracks to remain open and expand, Ministry of Defence confirms

Kinloss Barracks to remain open and expand, Ministry of Defence confirms

25 November 2021

THE announcement, which came today, has been welcomed locally.


Douglas Ross rejects calls for him to resign as Moray's MP

Douglas Ross rejects calls for him to resign as Moray's MP

Douglas Ross rejects calls for him to resign as Moray's MP

18 November 2021

MORAY'S SNP MSP Richard Lochhead has called for Douglas Ross to resign.


MSP welcomes north-east Progress to Yes conference

MSP welcomes north-east Progress to Yes conference

MSP welcomes north-east Progress to Yes conference

14 November 2021

EQUALITIES are set to take centre stage at a forthcoming independence conference in the north-east.


Douglas Ross 'sorry' after failing to fully record earnings

Douglas Ross 'sorry' after failing to fully record earnings

Douglas Ross 'sorry' after failing to fully record earnings

13 November 2021

MORAY'S MP failed to declare nearly £30,000 worth of earnings in his register of interests at Westminster.


On the verge of flooding 'disaster'

On the verge of flooding 'disaster'

On the verge of flooding 'disaster'

13 November 2021

THE River Spey has caused recurring floods in the area over the past 25 years leading to calls for council intervention.


Moray politicians have their say at COP26

Moray politicians have their say at COP26

Moray politicians have their say at COP26

12 November 2021

DOUGLAS Ross, Richard Lochhead and Ariane Burgess attended the event in Glasgow.


Moray councillors slam boundary change proposals

Moray councillors slam boundary change proposals

Moray councillors slam boundary change proposals

12 November 2021

COUNCILLORS from all parties disagree with the proposals.


Macduff trawler finally released after week long detainment

Macduff trawler finally released after week long detainment

Macduff trawler finally released after week long detainment

06 November 2021

THE vessel and its crew returned to the UK on Wednesday, November 3.


Labour announce Forres candidate for 2022 Moray Council elections

Labour announce Forres candidate for 2022 Moray Council elections

Labour announce Forres candidate for 2022 Moray Council elections

02 November 2021

KINLOSS-based James Hynam has been announced as the party's candidate.


Macduff trawler yet to be released despite contrasting reports

Macduff trawler yet to be released despite contrasting reports

Macduff trawler yet to be released despite contrasting reports

02 November 2021

A SPOKESPERSON for the business said that as far as they are aware the vessel is yet to be released.


Macduff trawler ordered to pay £125,000 amid dispute over post-Brexit fishing rights

Macduff trawler ordered to pay £125,000 amid dispute over post-Brexit fishing rights

Macduff trawler ordered to pay £125,000 amid dispute over post-Brexit fishing rights

01 November 2021

MACDUFF Shellfish have been ordered to pay a £125,000 fine after French authorities detained their trawler off the coast of France.


Detained Macduff trawler sparks row over post-Brexit fishing rights

Detained Macduff trawler sparks row over post-Brexit fishing rights

Detained Macduff trawler sparks row over post-Brexit fishing rights

29 October 2021

THE Cornelis Gert Jan was detained on Wednesday, October 27 after French authorities claimed it didn't have the required licence.


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