News published November 2008
Council Invests in New Pay and Grading StructurePublished 28 Nov 2008
The Highland Council is to invest £7.5 million in this financial year to introduce a new pay and grading structure for its non-teaching staff.
Hi-Visability Vests To Help Kids Stay SafePublished 27 Nov 2008
Children in the Highlands are being helped by partners stay visible and safe over the dark, winter months with hi-visibility vests featuring road safety messages for drivers.
Work progressing well at new Highland Archive and Registration Centre - Tasglann agus Ionad-Claraidh na GaidhealtachdPublished 27 Nov 2008
The team working on the Highlands £10.5 million Archive and Registration Centre – set to showcase archives that are of world significance – is feeling on top of the world with the completion of t
St Andrew's Day CelebrationsPublished 27 Nov 2008
The highlight of the Highland celebration of St Andrew’s Day on Sunday is a free concert being held at the new Northern Meeting Park Arena, Inverness, commencing at 7 pm.
Launch of Nigg Masterplan ConsultationPublished 27 Nov 2008
An 11-week period of public consultation begins on Monday 1 December to agree a development masterplan for the Nigg oil complex, Easter Ross.
Daviot Pupil Presented With National AwardPublished 27 Nov 2008
A P7 pupil from Daviot Primary School has won a Kindness Scotland award and was today (Thursday 27 November) presented with his certificate and prize at his school by the Chair of the charity.
Homecoming Advent Calendar and Precious Cargo exhibitionPublished 26 Nov 2008
A seasonal exhibition is about to open at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery.
Plans Go On Display For New Aviemore Community SchoolPublished 26 Nov 2008
Members of the public are invited to view the proposals for the new Aviemore Community School at Aviemore Library, units 1 and 2, Market Hall, Aviemore on Monday 1 December 2008.
Events and festivals are focus of Highland Council tourism seminar.Published 25 Nov 2008
Tourism operators from across the Highlands will be gathering in Inverness this week (Thursday 25th Nov) for The Highland Council’s annual Tourism Seminar.
Roadworks on the A855 Portree to Staffin RoadPublished 25 Nov 2008
The Highland Council is carrying out works between Portree and Loch Fada on the A855 Staffin road in Skye to improve the carriageway to twin track width. To carry out these works adjacent to the exist