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City-based MSP spearheading moves toward Scotland being first in UK to ban smacking children

City-based MSP spearheading moves toward Scotland being first in UK to ban smacking children

City-based MSP spearheading moves toward Scotland being first in UK to ban smacking children

03 October 2019

AN historic bill by north MSP John Finnie to ban smacking children was set to be approved by the Scottish Parliament today.


Demands for investigation into complaints about Raigmore Interchange where woman died earlier this year

Demands for investigation into complaints about Raigmore Interchange where woman died earlier this year

Demands for investigation into complaints about Raigmore Interchange where woman died earlier this year

03 October 2019

Transport Scotland is being asked to look again at the safety of the Raigmore Interchange crossing following a tragic accident earlier this year.


Comments cast doubt over future of A9 and A96 dualling project

Comments cast doubt over future of A9 and A96 dualling project

Comments cast doubt over future of A9 and A96 dualling project

02 October 2019

SCOTTISH Government's head of roads has reportedly said the dualling A9 and A96 is "up for debate".


Inverness MP to seek answers over Thomas Cook collapse

Inverness MP to seek answers over Thomas Cook collapse

Inverness MP to seek answers over Thomas Cook collapse

27 September 2019

Inverness MP Drew Hendry is set to take part in an inquiry launched by the business select committee into the collapse of travel firm Thomas Cook.


People can put themselves forward for Inverness Central by-election

People can put themselves forward for Inverness Central by-election

People can put themselves forward for Inverness Central by-election

26 September 2019

NOMINATIONS are open for candidates who want represent Inverness city centre on Highland Council.


Climate change protest calls for action

Climate change protest calls for action

Climate change protest calls for action

20 September 2019

PROTESTERS of all ages flocked to Inverness city centre to join a global protest to fight climate change.


Scottish Parliament to debate bullying at NHS Highland

Scottish Parliament to debate bullying at NHS Highland

Scottish Parliament to debate bullying at NHS Highland

10 September 2019

MSP Edward Mountain claims not enough has been done


Fare’s fair at station

Fare’s fair at station

Fare’s fair at station

07 September 2019

RAIL passengers no longer run the risk of being ripped off by a ticket vending machine.


More senior appointments to executive leadership team at council

More senior appointments to executive leadership team at council

More senior appointments to executive leadership team at council

06 September 2019

Highland Council has made two more appointments to new posts of executive chief officer.


UPDATE: Highland Council says it had no choice but to tell school to cut number of classes

UPDATE: Highland Council says it had no choice but to tell school to cut number of classes

UPDATE: Highland Council says it had no choice but to tell school to cut number of classes

06 September 2019

Highland Council has described forcing an Inverness primary to reduce the number of classes it is running as a routine change based on finances.


Date set for Inverness Central by-election

Date set for Inverness Central by-election

Date set for Inverness Central by-election

06 September 2019

Highland Council has confirmed there will be a by-election in November to fill the seat left vacant after Richard Laird’s resignation.


Protesters make voice heard at Inverness riverside art meeting

Protesters make voice heard at Inverness riverside art meeting

Protesters make voice heard at Inverness riverside art meeting

20 August 2019

PROTESTERS against controversial public art planned for Inverness have been chanting outside Highland Council headquarters.


Whistleblowers and GMB union members welcome report into alleged bullying at NHS Highland

Whistleblowers and GMB union members welcome report into alleged bullying at NHS Highland

Whistleblowers and GMB union members welcome report into alleged bullying at NHS Highland

09 May 2019

WHISTLEBLOWERS whose claims of bullying sparked the review into staff treatment at NHS Highland say they have paid “a heavy price” for their actions.


NHS Highland apologises after bullying review published

NHS Highland apologises after bullying review published

NHS Highland apologises after bullying review published

09 May 2019

NHS Highland chiefs have apologised following the publication of a report into alleged bullying – vowing "lessons will be learned".


NHS Highland bullying review published; Scottish Government plans whistleblowing champions in every health board

NHS Highland bullying review published; Scottish Government plans whistleblowing champions in every health board

NHS Highland bullying review published; Scottish Government plans whistleblowing champions in every health board

09 May 2019

A REPORT looking into an alleged bullying culture at NHS Highland has been published.


Call to help EU nationals remain in Highlands backed by MP

Call to help EU nationals remain in Highlands backed by MP

Call to help EU nationals remain in Highlands backed by MP

14 April 2019

MP Ian Blackford has backed a call from First Minister Nicola Sturgeon for EU nationals to remain in the Highlands.


Highlands has top employment rate nationally

Highlands has top employment rate nationally

Highlands has top employment rate nationally

13 April 2019

A LEADING Highland economist believes Scottish Government data paints an “encouraging” picture of the state of the jobs market in the north.


Inverness Airport's new electric taxis are a Scottish first

Inverness Airport's new electric taxis are a Scottish first

Inverness Airport's new electric taxis are a Scottish first

12 April 2019

INVERNESS is the first airport in Scotland to have dedicated electric taxis – thanks to a European-funded project.


Highland Youth Parliament members shadow public sector leaders

Highland Youth Parliament members shadow public sector leaders

Highland Youth Parliament members shadow public sector leaders

11 April 2019

MEMBERS of the Highland Youth Parliament have had the chance to shadow senior managers across public sector services.


Action against littering motorists welcomed by Highland MSP amid growing problem

Action against littering motorists welcomed by Highland MSP amid growing problem

Action against littering motorists welcomed by Highland MSP amid growing problem

09 April 2019

PLANS for tougher action against irresponsible litter-bug motorists have been welcomed by a local MSP.


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