News published July 2006
European Delights as Dornoch Hosts Continental MarketPublished 31 Jul 2006
For three days in August, Dornoch will host a shopping extravaganza in the Sutherland town as it hosts a Continental Market.
Contract Awarded for Inverness City Centre ImprovementsPublished 31 Jul 2006
Work will start in the autumn to create a city centre environment in Inverness deserving of a forward looking capital of the Highlands.
Highland Council Launches Home Composting Scheme in LochaberPublished 31 Jul 2006
This week The Highland Council launches its Home Composting scheme in Lochaber offering residents a lifetime’s supply of free compost if they buy a discounted compost bin for their garden for only
The Crunluath CollectionPublished 31 Jul 2006
The Màiri Mhòr Gaelic Song Fellowship for the Highland Council, are pleased to announce the launch of “ The Crunluath Collection” – a brand new collection of Gaelic Songs based on bagpipe mu
Allowance for Staying on at SchoolPublished 31 Jul 2006
Educational Maintenance Allowances (EMAs) were introduced by the Scottish Executive in August 2004 to provide financial support to young people from low income families staying on at school after the
Mission Impossible - BeaulyPublished 31 Jul 2006
A Countryside Ranger fun event on the theme of “Mission Impossible” will take place this weekend on Sunday 6th August at Beauly.
Death of Council Director of TEC ServicesPublished 31 Jul 2006
The Highland Council’s Director of Transport Environmental and Community Services, Mrs Mary McLauchlan, has died following a long illness, at the age of 45. Mrs McLauchlan joined the Council in June
Council Rangers Get in a FlutterPublished 28 Jul 2006
Highland Council’s Countryside Rangers will lead a guided walk next week searching for butterflies on Ardersier Common.
Provost Pays Tribute to Courier EditorPublished 28 Jul 2006
Provost William Smith, Chairman of the City of Inverness and Area Committee of The Highland Council, has paid tribute to the outstanding service to journalism of Jim Love, Editor of the Inverness Cour
Long Walk to 2012 Homelessness TargetPublished 28 Jul 2006
Issued on behalf of Shelter Scotland.The stories of homeless people in Inverness will be heard today (Friday 28th July, 2006) as two sponsored walkers on a fact finding mission visit the Homeless Day