Highlands



World’s first rewilding centre planned for the Highlands

A conservation charity has submitted a planning application for the world’s first rewilding ce ...

Published 2 July 2020

140 homes approved for Highland village

The Highland Council has approved plans to build 140 homes in Evanton in Ross-shire. Councillors ...

Published 1 July 2020

Derelict Wick buildings to be demolished and sites returned to community

Two prominent derelict buildings in Wick High Street are to be demolished following decades lying em ...

Published 30 June 2020

Take off for Sutherland satellite launch site plans

Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has been given the green light to build a vertical launch spa ...

Published 26 June 2020

Innovation centre plans lodged for Inverness Campus

A planning application has been submitted with Highland Council for a new life sciences innovation c ...

Published 24 June 2020

CityFibre moves forward with digital transformation of Inverness

Inverness is celebrating a major milestone in its digital transformation with work now well underway ...

Published 23 June 2020

New finance confirmed for Lochaber community hydropower scheme

The development of a high-head (142m) hydropower scheme on the Barr River near Loch Teacuis in Locha ...

Published 22 June 2020

Housing and retail plan approved for Inverness city centre

Inverness city centre is set to receive an affordable housing boost after plans to redevelop the for ...

Published 17 June 2020

Highland Council welcomes resumption of construction work

Works will be restarting on council house build projects throughout the Highlands and the restoratio ...

Published 15 June 2020

RJ McLeod begins essential works on Inverness West Link

The Inverness West Link Stage 2 is to resume after works were suspended on March 24 following COVID- ...

Published 1 June 2020

Dame Ann Gloag unveils Highland holiday resort plans

Stagecoach Group co-founder Dame Ann Gloag has announced plans to open up her highland resort at Bea ...

Published 22 May 2020

RJ McLeod wins £18.4m harbour development contract

The design and build contract for a marine pier at Scrabster Harbour in Thurso has been awarded to R ...

Published 20 May 2020

Construction ramps up on digital connectivity at NHS Highland sites

Work has restarted on building critical digital infrastructure in Inverness with NHS sites such as R ...

Published 19 May 2020

Highland Council unveils plans for new housing in Inverness

Highland Council has revealed plans to transform the Culcabock Child Guidance Centre in Inverness to ...

Published 13 May 2020

Key Inverness Campus design projects under way

Contracts for design work on two key Inverness Campus projects awarded before the COVID-19 lockdown ...

Published 7 May 2020