Latest Raigmore Hospital Stories

2008-09-05 12:00:39

By STEWART PATERSON CAR parking charges at NHS hospitals in Scotland are to be abolished, the Health Secretary announced yesterday. After a review of charging policies, and an interim cap of GBP3 per day, Nicola Sturgeon revealed charges at the 14 hospitals which charge will be scrapped.

2008-08-06 15:00:56

By DAVID ROSS HIGHLAND CORRESPONDENT THE First Minister yesterday visited the Maggie's Centre in Inverness to launch a new programme of support for people who have cancer in remote and rural areas .

2008-07-30 00:00:40

GRIEVING relatives yesterday thanked motorists who saved a Dutch mum and her girl from a death crash. Karina Coffeng and her daughter Carliyn, four, were pulled from the burning wreckage of a smash that killed four.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".