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Sgoil Chiùil na Gàidhealtachd Annual Tour 2012
The National Centre of Excellence in Traditional Music is pleased to announce the dates for this year’s whole school tour.
Road Maintenance Programmes – Caithness and Sutherland
The Highland Council’s Caithness and Sutherland Area Committee has approved the structural maintenance programmes for roads and bridges in the area for the coming year.
Dying to know campaign ‘Lives on’ with family day in Nairn
A new service that helps people in Nairn cope with the practical side of death and dying has seen a great level of interest, and is now hoping to reach even more people with a different kind of family day out in Nairn Community Centre on May 25th 11:30-4pm.
Work progresses on Caithness & Sutherland Local Development Plan
A further step was taken yesterday towards a new Caithness and Sutherland Local Development Plan – CaS Plan - following a decision made at the Area Committee to issue a Call for Sites over the summer, urging communities to identify land for future development and areas they want to see protected.
Partnership approach to skills and workforce development in Caithness and Sutherland
Councillor Deirdre Mackay, Leader of the Caithness and Sutherland Area committee has welcomed a presentation to the committee yesterday (Monday 20 May) which clearly laid out how the various agencies in Caithness and Sutherland are working together to offset the results of Dounreay decommissioning and ensure that clear pathways are in place to prepare our young people for the future needs and demands of industry and business across all sectors.
National campaign calls for support from Highland to listen to kids in care
The Highland Council has joined a national campaign to give a stronger voice to children and young people in care and leaving care by tackling discrimination head on.
Funding to improve safety for pupils walking and cycling to school
Both Canisbay Primary in Caithness and Edderton Primary in Sutherland have been awarded funding to improve safety for pupils walking and cycling to and from school.
Sutherland District Partnership to focus on young people and adult services
The next meeting of the Sutherland District Partnership will take place Drummuie Offices in Golspie on Friday 31 May at 3pm and the main agenda items involve a range of issues effecting young people and adults.
Highland Council takes zero tolerance stance on littering.
A zero tolerance approach to littering in the Highlands has received cross party support from members of The Highland Council’s Transport, Environmental and Community Services Committee.
Council considers winter roads maintenance review.
A number of enhancements to Highland Council’s winter roads maintenance service have been given the go ahead at the Council’s Transport, Environmental and Community Services Committee.
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