THE Scottish Government's bid to attract doctors from outside the EU in four key medical disciplines has been rejected by Gordon Brown's Westminster administration, Dark Lochnagar can reveal.
The UK government knocked back an SNP attempt to fast-track job applications of foreign ear, nose and throat (ENT) doctors, biochemists, eye specialists and oral-surgery consultants seeking positions in Scottish hospitals.
THIS IS ANOTHER ARGUEMENT FOR INDEPENDENCE! Whilst London controls who can migrate here from their own country to help us out in ours, we ARE BEING HELD BACK and what is worse our HEALTH IS SUFFERING! Not only that, but these people earn money and gain experience which will be handy in their native countries if they ever decide to return at some stage.
LET US DECIDE WHO WE NEED, BROWN!