Maureen Watt: Young people are driving change in mental health attitudes

23 May 2018

There are signs that we are becoming more willing to speak about mental health and wellbeing and much of that is being driven by the younger generation, writes the mental health minister

 

Associate feature: Connecting with nature to boost youth mental health

21 May 2018

Francesca Osowska, CEO of Scottish Natural Heritage, on the benefits of green spaces to mental health

For many women, the menopause and the symptoms associated with it are the last taboo

20 May 2018

Many women live a third of their lives post-menopausal, often at the peak of their careers. And so, dealing with it effectively matters to us all

Sketch: MSPs take a trip down the rabbit hole

18 May 2018

A debate on whether the Scottish Parliament should consent to the EU withdrawal bill gets bogged down in a discussion of woodland creatures

John Swinney: closing the poverty-related attainment gap is this government’s defining mission

16 May 2018

As the Holyrood baby celebrates her second birthday, the Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education, John Swinney, reflects on his two years at the helm

Nearly 80 per cent of public sector contracts in Scotland go to SMEs

22 May 2018

A report by Public Contracts Scotland found 78 per cent of public contracts last year went to small businesses

Highland Council trials new mobile service for handling pothole repairs

22 May 2018

The ‘TotalMobile’ service allows for more efficient route planning and direct contact with customers

Maureen Watt: Young people are driving change in mental health attitudes

23 May 2018

There are signs that we are becoming more willing to speak about mental health and wellbeing and much of that is being driven by the younger generation, writes the mental health minister

 

Promote the aquaculture industry to school leavers and graduates, urges HIE

23 May 2018

Highlands and Islands Enterprise highlights a gender imbalance in both the industry and education system, as well as an ageing workforce