Highland Fairtrade status

The Highlands has renewed its status as a Fairtrade Zone.

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Trading standards news

Warnings and advice about local scams.

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Bridge Street site purchase completed

5 Jul 2018

The purchase of a significant site on the southern side of Inverness’ Bridge Street was completed on Thursday 28 June, it is confirmed by The Highland Council.

New Website Provides One-Stop Shop for Postal Surcharge Concerns

22 Jun 2018

The issue of parcel surcharging has long been a bone of contention for many internet shoppers.  However, consumers across the United Kingdom, and especially those living in Northern Ireland and the Highlands and Islands of Scotland are now set to benefit from the launch of a new website which provides a one stop shop to acknowledge these concerns,

Council Leader welcomes clarity about LifeScan

13 Jun 2018

In response to Johnson & Johnson’s announcement of their acceptance of a binding offer from Platinum Equity to acquire Lifescan, Inc the Leader of The Highland Council, Cllr Margaret Davidson has welcomed the clarity about the Inverness plant’s ownership.