The 13 public sector bosses in the north and north-east are spending 20 times more on driving and taxis than they are on public transport.
NHS Grampian chief executive Malcolm Wright
Scottish Conservatives in the north-east have demanded to know when NHS Grampian’s “absent” chief executive Malcolm Wright will return to combat the board’s problems.
Health chiefs are "adopting the brace position" as they prepare for patients being unable to park at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.
Scores of new nurses have been put into NHS Grampian wards thanks to a huge recruitment drive.