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News published June 2016

  • Closure of the Black Isle Education Centre Public Meeting

    Published 20 Jun 2016

    The Highland Council are inviting parents, children and members of the public to attend a meeting next week to discuss the proposal to close The Black Isle Education Centre.

  • Queen musical rocks Inverness school

    Published 17 Jun 2016

    Culloden Academy’s latest production is sure to get feet tapping when pupils take to the stage for ‘We Will Rock You’ - The Musical, written by Ben Elton and featuring the songs of iconic rock band Queen.

  • Scottish Water to attend Badenoch & Strathspey Ward Forum

    Published 17 Jun 2016

    Scottish Water has been invited by Highland Council's Badenoch and Strathspey Ward Councillors to attend a Ward Forum on Tuesday 21st June to discuss water quality issue in the Badenoch and Strathspey Area.  

  • Wick to host Caithness District Partnership next week

    Published 17 Jun 2016

    On Friday, 24th June the Caithness District Partnership will meet in Wick and issues to be discussed will include updates on Child Care Mapping by the Children’s Services Manager

  • Community projects look for your votes at Inverness West event

    Published 17 Jun 2016

    Community, voluntary and non-profit organisations based in Inverness West will come together on Saturday 25 June to present their ideas to the public in hope of receiving a grant

  • Muir of Ord railway bridge replacement - beam installation

    Published 16 Jun 2016

    Contractors for The Highland Council - George Leslie Ltd - are planning to install precast concrete beams this weekend for the Muir of Ord railway bridge replacement project. 

  • Council supports Inverness Ceremony to remember Orlando victims

    Published 15 Jun 2016

    The City of Inverness is holding a vigil on Friday 17th June at 8pm at the Inverness Castle in honour of and in solidarity with those affected by the horrific and devastating attack on the Pulse night

  • Council Leader at Nigg as multi-million pound contract signed

    Published 15 Jun 2016

    Leader of The Highland Council, Councillor Margaret Davidson joined the Business, Innovation and Energy Minister and senior officials from SSE, Siemens and Scottish Renewables at Nigg this morning (Wednesday 15) to witness the signing of the multi million pound contract between Global Energy Group and Siemens for the Beatrice Offshore Windfarm.

  • Leugh ’s Seinn le Linda

    Fàs Mòr Published 14 Jun 2016

    Leugh ’s Seinn le Linda is a national partnership initiative organised by An Lòchran and the Gaelic Books Council, giving children under 5 years of age the opportunity to enjoy fun-filled reading and singing sessions in Gaelic.

  • Public Meeting about formal closure of Kinbrace Primary School

    Published 14 Jun 2016

    The Highland Council are inviting parents, children and members of the public to attend a meeting next week to discuss the proposal to formally close Kinbrace Primary in Sutherland which has been “mot