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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Poor weather impacted Scottish agriculture

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  Crude, Culture, England, English, Europe, Exploration, fish, Fisheries, Gas, Government of Scotland, great britain, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Poor weather impacted Scottish agriculture

Source: Scottish Government Poor weather affected the output of Scottish agriculture over the past year. Sheep and cattle numbers fell and there were reductions in the areas of cereals and potatoes. However, the area of soft fruit, which is less dependent on weather conditions, has seen an increase. The snow storm in the spring affected […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Retired nurses and midwives to share knowledge in new mentor role

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  Aid, England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, great britain, Health, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Retired nurses and midwives to share knowledge in new mentor role

Source: Scottish Government A pilot programme, launching next year, will see up to 100 retired nurses and midwives train as Professional Practice Advisers and share their knowledge, skills and experience with new NHS recruits. These posts will focus on midwifery, health visiting, district nursing and advanced practice. This supports a £40 million Scottish Government commitment […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: A96 dualling options on show

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  Aberdeen & North East, Aid, England, English, Environment, Europe, Government of Scotland, great britain, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: A96 dualling options on show

Source: Scottish Government Options that include the existing A96 Inverurie Bypass and the offline southern route between east of Huntly and Blackburn, which passes through the Bennachie Special Landscape Area, are amongst the options that have been removed following initial design and assessment work and also drawing on the feedback received to date.  Starting today […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Rural Scotland rated very good place to live

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  Crime, Education, Employment, England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, great britain, Immigration, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Rural Scotland rated very good place to live

Source: Scottish Government Scotland’s Chief Statistician today published the Rural Scotland Key Facts 2018. The publication brings together previously published statistics on a range of key policy areas, providing comparisons between remote rural areas, accessible rural areas and the rest of Scotland. The statistics provide a valuable evidence base on issues affecting rural Scotland. The […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Tackling misogyny

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  Aid, Crime, Culture, Education, England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, great britain, Health, Justice, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Tackling misogyny

Source: Scottish Government Ministers will consult on how the criminal law might be strengthened as part of efforts to tackle misogynistic behaviour, Cabinet Secretary for Justice Humza Yousaf has announced. Mr Yousaf said a forthcoming consultation focusing on updating and consolidating Scotland’s hate crime laws will include consideration as to what measures may be needed […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Advice service for EU citizens

By   /  October 7, 2018  /  Aid, Brexit, England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, great britain, Immigration, international, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Advice service for EU citizens

Source: Scottish Government EU citizens in Scotland worried by the impact on their residency following the UK’s exit from the EU are to be offered an advice and support service by the Scottish Government. The service will be available at locations across Scotland to help those affected by changes in the immigration rules as a […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Victims Task Force

By   /  October 7, 2018  /  Aid, Crime, England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, great britain, Justice, law, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Victims Task Force

Source: Scottish Government Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf is to chair a dedicated task force to improve victims’ experiences of the justice system. The task force will drive delivery of government commitments to ensure victims’ voices are heard, to streamline their journey through the criminal justice system, and to provide wide-ranging support and accessible information through […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Support for Indonesia

By   /  October 5, 2018  /  Aid, Aviation, England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, great britain, Health, Indonesia, international, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Support for Indonesia

Source: Scottish Government Funding to support those affected by the earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia has been announced by International Development Minister Ben Macpherson. Following the appeal by the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC), it has been confirmed that £240,000 is being made available from the Scottish Government Humanitarian Emergency Fund (HEF). The money will be […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Rural tourism investment

By   /  October 5, 2018  /  Aid, Business, Commerce, Crude, Culture, Economy, England, English, Environment, Europe, Exploration, Gas, Government of Scotland, great britain, Investment, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, Tourism, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Rural tourism investment

Source: Scottish Government Some of Scotland’s most iconic, rural tourist sites will receive funding for new facilities to further enhance the visitor experience. Around £3 million from the first round of the Rural Tourism Infrastructure Fund (RTIF) will be shared among 18 projects across Scotland to help meet the demand of growing visitor numbers – […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Bonfire Night safety plea

By   /  October 5, 2018  /  Aid, Crime, Crude, Edinburgh & Lothians, England, English, Environment, Europe, Exploration, fish, Gas, Government of Scotland, great britain, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Police, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Scotland, Scottish Government, Social Media, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Bonfire Night safety plea

Source: Scottish Government Minister for Community Safety Ash Denham has urged people across Scotland to enjoy organised fireworks safely and responsibly this November 5th, stressing that anyone who puts lives in danger faces robust action. The call follows a number of incidents last year where Police Scotland officers and Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) […]

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