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EU nationals in Highlands living in 'legal limbo'

20 May 2020
EU nationals in Highlands living in 'legal limbo'

EU nationals in Highlands living in 'legal limbo'

20 May 2020

Liberal Democrat MP Jamie Stone has backed a call by his party for European Union citizens to be given the automatic right to stay in the UK.


Differences between types of face masks outlined by Highland trading standards staff

20 May 2020
Differences between types of face masks outlined by Highland trading standards staff

Differences between types of face masks outlined by Highland trading standards staff

20 May 2020

Trading standards staff at Highland Council have highlighted the important difference between types of face masks during the coronavirus crisis.


Greenkeeper's bye bye to beard

17 May 2020
Greenkeeper's bye bye to beard

Greenkeeper's bye bye to beard

17 May 2020

Reay Golf Club greenkeeper James Macadie wanted to do something special to raise money for the NHS – so had his beloved beard shaved off.


Funding sought for cycling routes and walking paths across north

16 May 2020
Funding sought for cycling routes and walking paths across north

Funding sought for cycling routes and walking paths across north

16 May 2020

Plans are being drawn up for footpath widening, temporary bike lanes and other safe travel measures around the Highlands in response to coronavirus.


Coronavirus grant aid scheme pays out £48.9m to small businesses in north with further applications invited

16 May 2020
Coronavirus grant aid scheme pays out £48.9m to small businesses in north with further applications invited

Coronavirus grant aid scheme pays out £48.9m to small businesses in north with further applications invited

16 May 2020

The Covid-19 small business and self-catering grant scheme has now paid out £48.9 million to 4359 Highland businesses.


North MSPs urge the third sector to make applications to £10m new fund

15 May 2020
North MSPs urge the third sector to make applications to £10m new fund

North MSPs urge the third sector to make applications to £10m new fund

15 May 2020

North Labour MSPs Rhoda Grant and David Stewart are urging groups in the Highlands and Islands to apply to the £10 million Wellbeing Fund.


Sutherland councillor highlights vital role played by foster families

11 May 2020
Sutherland councillor highlights vital role played by foster families

Sutherland councillor highlights vital role played by foster families

11 May 2020

Foster carers across the Highland Council area have been praised for the "incredible work" they do in protecting and supporting young people.


Scottish Water gives tips on how to cut water consumption

08 May 2020
Scottish Water gives tips on how to cut water consumption

Scottish Water gives tips on how to cut water consumption

08 May 2020

Householders are being asked to use water more efficiently in and around their homes as they enjoy the good weather and many people work from home.


Gail Ross calls for community to help tackle fly-tipping

07 May 2020
Gail Ross calls for community to help tackle fly-tipping

Gail Ross calls for community to help tackle fly-tipping

07 May 2020

North MSP Gail Ross is asking for the support of the community to crack down on illegal fly-tipping during the coronavirus lockdown.


Highland Council Covid-19 helpline passes 5000 calls handled

07 May 2020
Highland Council Covid-19 helpline passes 5000 calls handled

Highland Council Covid-19 helpline passes 5000 calls handled

07 May 2020

Highland Council’s Covid-19 helpline has now handled more than 5000 calls since being set up on March 25.


Coronavirus is affecting us all but we do not need to go through it alone, says health secretary

06 May 2020
Coronavirus is affecting us all but we do not need to go through it alone, says health secretary

Coronavirus is affecting us all but we do not need to go through it alone, says health secretary

06 May 2020

Jeane Freeman outlines the support available to those dealing with anxiety, fear, uncertainty, anger or sadness during the Covid-19 crisis


Clear Your Head campaign highlights importance of looking after mental and emotional wellbeing

03 May 2020
Clear Your Head campaign highlights importance of looking after mental and emotional wellbeing

Clear Your Head campaign highlights importance of looking after mental and emotional wellbeing

03 May 2020

NHS Highland is highlighting the practical things people can do to help them feel better while staying at home.


Highland Council invites applications to Regeneration Capital Grant Fund

02 May 2020
Highland Council invites applications to Regeneration Capital Grant Fund

Highland Council invites applications to Regeneration Capital Grant Fund

02 May 2020

Highland Council is now accepting applications for the Regeneration Capital Grant Fund for 2021/22.


North MSP welcomes support for businesses in Highlands

01 May 2020
North MSP welcomes support for businesses in Highlands

North MSP welcomes support for businesses in Highlands

01 May 2020

New figures show that 2793 businesses in the Highlands have received Scottish Government grants to support firms through the coronavirus crisis.


Go online to access wide range of activities from High Life Highland

29 April 2020
Go online to access wide range of activities from High Life Highland

Go online to access wide range of activities from High Life Highland

29 April 2020

High Life Highland has extended its range of services and classes available online, using technology to create new activities during the lockdown.


UHI launches new fund to help students affected by coronavirus

28 April 2020
UHI launches new fund to help students affected by coronavirus

UHI launches new fund to help students affected by coronavirus

28 April 2020

The University of the Highlands and Islands has launched an emergency fund to help students who have been affected by the coronavirus crisis.


Local authority leader thanks employees for doing an 'incredible job' during pandemic

28 April 2020
Local authority leader thanks employees for doing an 'incredible job' during pandemic

Local authority leader thanks employees for doing an 'incredible job' during pandemic

28 April 2020

Highland Council leader Margaret Davidson has praised the efforts of local authority staff in responding to the Covid-19 emergency.


More than 2300 businesses get council grants

26 April 2020
More than 2300 businesses get council grants

More than 2300 businesses get council grants

26 April 2020

Highland Council's Covid-19 small business and self-catering grant scheme has now paid out £26.89 million to 2341 businesses across the region.


Health service boss says 'model of care' under development to help care home staff

25 April 2020
Health service boss says 'model of care' under development to help care home staff

Health service boss says 'model of care' under development to help care home staff

25 April 2020

North Labour MSP Rhoda Grant has been told that NHS Highland is developing a model that will help care home staff during the Covid-19 pandemic.


Scottish Crofting Federation survey identifies cash flow as 'a major worry' for crofter

23 April 2020
Scottish Crofting Federation survey identifies cash flow as 'a major worry' for crofter

Scottish Crofting Federation survey identifies cash flow as 'a major worry' for crofter

23 April 2020

Cash flow, labour, contractors, supplies and veterinary care are the main problems being faced by crofters due to Covid-19, according to a survey.


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