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  • Report number:
    200502319
  • Date:
    June 2006
  • Body:
    Highland NHS Board
  • Sector:
Highland NHS Board - complaint concerns a woman (referred to in this report as Mrs C) who claimed that Highland NHS Board (referred to in this report as the Board) had failed in their care of her grandmother (referred to in this report as Mrs A) while a patient in Portree Hospital (the Hospital), Portree from 23 December 2004 until her death on 1 March 2005.

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  • Report number:
    200501381
  • Date:
    June 2006
  • Body:
    Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
  • Sector:
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar - complaint was from Ms C against Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (the Council), concerning the way in which they handled two planning applications she had submitted earlier in the year.

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  • Report number:
    200501263
  • Date:
    June 2006
  • Body:
    The Highland Council
  • Sector:
The Highland Council - complaint was from Mrs C about the way in which The Highland Council (the Council) dealt with two planning applications for sites close to her home. She alleged that they failed to protect the amenity of listed buildings within the vicinity of the development area or to respect the sensitive nature of a near-by ancient monument.

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  • Report number:
    200500954
  • Date:
    June 2006
  • Body:
    North Ayrshire Council
  • Sector:
North Ayrshire Council - 2. Complainant complained about the Council’s handling of a planning application for the construction of a telecommunications tower on a site close to his property.

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  • Report number:
    200500893
  • Date:
    June 2006
  • Body:
    Inverclyde Council
  • Sector:
Inverclyde Council - complaint was from Ms C about Inverclyde Council’s (the Council) proposals to reorganise secondary education in the Inverclyde area.

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  • Report number:
    200500826
  • Date:
    June 2006
  • Body:
    Inverclyde Council
  • Sector:
Inverclyde Council - complaint was from Ms C about Inverclyde Council’s (the Council) proposals to reorganise secondary education in the Inverclyde area.

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  • Report number:
    200500797
  • Date:
    June 2006
  • Body:
    Argyll and Bute Council
  • Sector:
Argyll and Bute Council - complaint was from Mr C and his partner Mr D that Argyll and Bute Council (the Council) had failed to award them medical points when considering their housing application. Subsequently Mr C and Mr D raised concerns that the Council had failed to consider them homeless under the terms of the Scottish Executive Code of Guidance on Homelessness due to their 'fear of external violence'

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  • Report number:
    200500441
  • Date:
    June 2006
  • Body:
    The Highland Council
  • Sector:
The Highland Council - complaint was from a member of the public (Ms C) who claimed that the Highland Council (the Council) had failed to carry out repairs and to properly maintain her home, and also that the Council had failed to deal effectively with anti-social neighbours.

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  • Report number:
    200500246
  • Date:
    June 2006
  • Body:
    Inverclyde Council
  • Sector:
Inverclyde Council - complaint was from Mr C about the Inverclyde Council's (the Council) proposals to reorganise secondary education in the Inverclyde area. In July and August 2005, a further 130 people also made representations about the proposals and, of these, three went on to make formal complaints to this office. These have been the subject of separate reports to the Scottish Parliament. As the complaints covered the same issue, the decision was reached to investigate the matters raised, together.

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  • Report number:
    200501880
  • Date:
    May 2006
  • Body:
    Argyll and Bute Council
  • Sector:
Complaint about Argyll and Bute Council - complaint was from Mr C concerning his daughter, Miss C, who it was alleged was subject to various assaults while attending her primary school (Primary School 1). Mr C was unhappy with subsequent events and with the way in which Argyll and Bute Council (the Council) handled the matter.

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