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Self-Driving Lorries

Self-driving lorries will be trialed on England’s motorways

Self-Driving Lorries

Today, the Transport Secretary will announce that platoons of self-driving lorries will be trialed on England’s motorways to improve vehicle efficiency and reduce emissions.

Liz and Murdo hope for Perth Autism Support Resolution

 

 

Mid-Scotland and Fife MSPs, Liz Smith and Murdo Fraser, have jointly expressed their disappointment and hope for a speedy resolution following news of the imminent closure of Perth Autism Support.

 

Up to a Quarter of inmates not engaged in work activities at Perth Prison

 

Statistics released from an FOI request have shown that just under 25% of prisoners held at Perth Prison are not engaged in work or purposeful activity.

The findings come as the total number of rehabilitation hours across Scotland’s prisons fell by over 300,000 in 2016/17.

Summer surgery tour begins

 

Mid-Scotland and Fife MSP, Murdo Fraser, is set to begin his summer surgery tour in Perth and Kinross and Fife next week.