News published August 2006
Artists Reveal Hidden Heroes of InvernessPublished 31 Aug 2006
Guess the local celebrity is the name of the game for people visiting Inverness city centre on Saturday (2 September).
Public Inquiry For Beauly to Denny Power LinePublished 30 Aug 2006
The Scottish Executive has announced that the proposed upgrade of the overhead electricity transmission line between Beauly and Denny will be referred to public inquiry.
Music To Pupils Ears As Edinburgh Quartet VisitPublished 30 Aug 2006
During a visit next week to the West Highlands, the Edinburgh Quartet will be meeting pupils from four primary schools to give them music lessons with a difference as well as performing a public conce
Highland Council Launches Home Composting SchemePublished 30 Aug 2006
This week The Highland Council launches its Home Composting scheme in Caithness and Sutherland offering residents a lifetime’s supply of free compost if they buy a discounted compost bin for their g
Bio-Mass Boiler For Dingwall Primary SchoolPublished 30 Aug 2006
The Highland Council is to install its first bio-mass heating system when the existing oil central heating boiler at Dingwall Primary School is replaced with a dual-fuel system which is expected to cu
Planning Chairman’s Upbeat Report on Highland HousingPublished 29 Aug 2006
The chairman of The Highland Council’s Planning Development Europe and Tourism Committee, Councillor Sandy Park has revealed that 11,500 houses can be delivered in the Highlands over the next five y
Blas Festival 2006 About To StartPublished 29 Aug 2006
The Blas Festival starts this Friday (1 September) with nine days of great music in Caithness, Sutherland, Ross and Cromarty, Badenoch and Strathspey, Lochaber, Nairn and Skye and Lochalsh.
HMIe Report on Portree High SchoolPublished 29 Aug 2006
Portree High School was inspected in March 2006 as part of a national sample of secondary education, covering key aspects of the school’s work at all stages. There was a particular focus on the
HMIe Report on Cradlehall Primary School, InvernessPublished 29 Aug 2006
In an HMIe report on Cradlehall Primary School, Inverness, a range of strengths were identified.
HMIE Report – Kilchuimen AcademyPublished 29 Aug 2006
In an HMIe report on Kilchuimen Academy, a range of strengths were identified, with the school commended for support for learning, especially for pupils with additional support needs; the quality of t