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Murdo Fraser stands proud in pink for Breast Cancer Now

 

Mid-Scotland and Fife MSP, Murdo Fraser, dazzled in pink as he pulled on some bright pink at the Scottish Parliament to encourage constituents to take part in wear it pink, on Friday 19 October.

 

Tayside falling short of 5-a-day target

 

Statistics from the Scottish Government has revealed that fewer than one in five Tayside residents are consuming the recommended five portions of fruit and veg per day.

Crime up in Fife by 4 %

 

Mid-Scotland and Fife MSP, Liz Smith, has raised concerns over an increase in crime in Fife, following figures released by the Scottish Government.   

 

Statistics have revealed that crime in Fife is up by 4%, with crimes and offences totalling 31,027.

 

NHS Tayside fails to meet drug and alcohol waiting times

 

New statistics from ISD Scotland have shown that NHS Tayside is the worst performing health board when it comes to treating patients with alcohol problems with just over 70% seen within three weeks- the national target is 90%.