Highland Council welcomes airport commission report findings

2 Jul 2015

The Highland Council has welcomed the clear and unanimous recommendation published in the long-awaited report from the Independent Airports Commission into increasing the UK's airport capacity, that increased runway capacity should be created at Heathrow Airport, London with the construction of a third runway.

Temporary closure of city centre routes during new road race event

2 Jul 2015

The Highland Council is advising drivers that roads in Inverness City Centre will be temporarily closed to traffic on the afternoon of Sunday 19 July when Inverness Harriers stage a trial 10K Road Race along the banks of the River Ness as part of the Inverness Gala.

Highlands and Islands will benefit most from Heathrow expansion

2 Jul 2015

The Highlands and Islands Transport Partnership (HITRANS), the regional transport partnership, has welcomed a finding announced today (Wednesday) that increased runway capacity in the South-East of England should be created at Heathrow Airport, London.