Latest articles from Kate Forbes

COMMENT Government must honour promises to Scotland’s healthcare workers

MUCH focus is on Scotland’s demographic challenges. It’s been well-documented that our population is growing older and is unlikely to increase significantly over the coming decades. That makes it all the more important that we do our level best to attract and retain families in Scotland. A lot of that revolves around the quality of our public services.

COMMENT Kate Forbes: Communities can deliver affordable homes - we must help them

I HEARD a live radio interview about housing a few mornings ago. The storyline concerned eight new affordable homes that had been built by a community trust. The interviewer commended the efforts of the organisation, but asked how it would meet the tens of people looking for a home in that particular community. The short answer is, of course, it was just