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News archive from September 2015
Deadline For Community Council Nominations Approaching

The deadline for submitting nominations to stand for Community Councils is next Tuesday, 6 October at 4pm. Anyone wishing to stand for a Community Council in Highland must have their completed nomination form to the appropriate Ward Manager by this date.


30 September 2015


New Fund Launched for Highlands

This fund is designed for community and third sector groups to support the growth, development or establishment of activities which provide services, activities or care for people with long term health conditions, to include older people.  The activities should help to keep them active and socially engaged while developing confidence and awareness on an individual level about their own health and wellbeing.


29 September 2015


Police Host Terrorism Event In Staffin

A Police Sergeant is to carry out a counter terrorism presentation in Staffin next week and local residents are invited.


29 September 2015


Community Transport Grants Information

Details of a process for a call for community transport grants applications will be considered by The Highland Council’s Community Services Committee at their meeting on 5th November 2015.


28 September 2015


Alcoholics Anonymous host public meeting in Inverness

A Public Awareness meeting is to be held in Inverness on Wednesday 11th November 2015. 


14 September 2015


Free volunteer training opportunity

Lets Get on With It Highland are offering a free 3 Day Train the Trainer workshop in Inverness.


14 September 2015


Health and Wellbeing Third Sector Highland Forum

A Health and Wellbeing Forum is being held in Inverness 17th September 2015.


14 September 2015


Third Sector Police Consultation

A Third Sector Police Consultation is to take place in Portree to give staff, volunteers and charities a chance to have their voice heard with Police Scotland. 


14 September 2015


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09 September 2015


31st Ross and Sutherland Scout Group Need Your Help Or Your Space

This group currently offers young people between the ages of 5 ¾ and 7 ¾ (Beavers) and 7 ¾ to 11 (Cubs) the opportunity to learn new skills, meet new people and have fun. At the moment there are 20 Beavers and 24 Cubs (including 4 girls) in the group.


01 September 2015