The Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) has brought unprecedented challenges for the public and communities. I want to reassure Scottish communities who may feel increasingly vulnerable due to the significant changes this pandemic brings to our way of life.
A £3m action plan to tackle the discrimination and challenges faced by the Gypsy/Traveller community has been launched.
Short-stay sites for Travellers are set to open in Fife to stop families setting up unauthorised camps.
Council sites for travellers have been called “subhuman” with many falling below minimum standards.