News archive

News published July 2009

  • Inverness divers assist Council in River Ness clean-up

    Published 31 Jul 2009

    Twenty members of Inverness Sub Aqua Club this week (28 July) helped The Highland Council’s TEC Services clean up the River Ness.The club, which also provides a helping hand to the annual Children 1

  • Planning for the Future at Ward Forum

    Published 31 Jul 2009

    Residents, Community Councils and community representatives in the Tain and Easter Ross Ward have the opportunity to say what they think the area should be like in future at their Ward Forum next Wedn

  • Highland groups take part in National Long Distance Route Week

    Published 29 Jul 2009

    Six support groups in the Highlands took part in National Long Distance Route Week this summer with the help of the Great Glen Way Rangers, Forestry Commission Scotland and funding from Awards for All

  • Nigg Yard Meeting Outcomes

    Published 28 Jul 2009

    Joint news statement from Scottish Government, The Highland Council, and KBR.

  • Highland Dragonfly is top of the ponds

    Published 27 Jul 2009

    A dragonfly in Highland has reached new heights as it was discovered breeding in a pond at 830 metres above sea level, a UK record, below the summit of Tom a’Choinich just north of Loch Affric. A fe

  • Delivering better outcomes for the Highlands

    Published 27 Jul 2009

    A new agreement, setting out actions to deliver better public services in the Highlands, has been signed by key Highland public agencies and the Scottish Government.

  • Work starts on Sensory Garden

    Published 27 Jul 2009

    Members and Friends of Thor House in Thurso have started work to create a new sensory garden that can be enjoyed by both respite and day care visitors to the centre.

  • Aviemore attracts Top Dog lovers' event

    Published 27 Jul 2009

    Dog lovers will have the chance to show off their pet’s talents, once more, at a fun event being held near Aviemore this weekend.

  • Nairn Show-goers urged to sign environment pledge

    Published 27 Jul 2009

    Issued by Scottish Water

  • Armed Forces Day In Inverness On Saturday

    Published 21 Jul 2009

    Helping to celebrate and honour the outstanding contribution Armed Forces personnel have made to their country, Inverness’ Armed Forces Day will take place on Saturday 25 July 2009.