Inverness



Kier begins construction work on new Inverness primary school

Work has started on the new primary school to serve the housing developments at Ness Castle and Ness-Side in Inverness.

Published 4 June 2021

Inverness Castle transformation main construction contract out to tender

The Highland Council has published the main construction contract for the Inverness Castle transformation on the procurement website Public Contracts Scotland (PCS).

Published 1 June 2021

New Torvean Bridge opens at Inverness West Link project

A vital stage of the West Link project in Inverness swung into place yesterday with the opening of the new Torvean Bridge.

Published 1 June 2021

Inverness Airport train station given green light

The Highland Council's planning committee has unanimously approved proposals which will see a new railway station built at Inverness Airport.

Published 26 May 2021

Video marks end of Inverness Townscape Heritage Project

Inverness Townscape Heritage Project (ITHP) has released a video to mark the end of the project, which included a grant-giving scheme focussing on Academy Street, and saw £1.75 million in grant funding awarded since it began in September 2015.

Published 18 May 2021

Restoration works approved as part of Inverness Castle transformation

The Highland Council has today granted approval for a planning application that will see the transformation of Inverness Castle to become a tourism gateway for the region.

Published 27 April 2021

Amended designs unveiled for Archimedes Screw hydro scheme in Inverness

A final design for an Archimedes Screw hydro electric scheme in Inverness has been submitted for approval.

Published 22 April 2021

Kirkwood submits 800-home plan at former Inverness golf course

Aberdeen-based Kirkwood Homes has pushed ahead with a £200 million plan to build up to 800 new homes at the former Fairways golf course in Inverness.

Published 26 March 2021

Work starts on renovation of former Arnotts store in Inverness

Renovation and construction work on the landmark retail and housing development at the former Arnotts store in Inverness city centre has kicked off, with a planned completion date of the third quarter of 2022.

Published 26 March 2021

Historic rose window to be incorporated into Inverness Castle transformation

The transformation of Inverness Castle will see the historic ‘rose window’, saved from a former Methodist church in the city, being incorporated into interior design for the building.

Published 15 March 2021

In Pictures: Final phase of Inverness West Link project on track for April 2021 completion

The Highland Council has released progress images of the Inverness West Link project as it announced Stage 2 of the project remains on track for completion in early April 2021.

Published 25 February 2021

Landscaping proposals submitted for Inverness Castle transformation

Landscaping proposals for the Inverness Castle development have now been lodged with the Highland Council as part of the statutory applications for the planned transformation for Inverness Castle to become a tourism gateway for the Highlands.

Published 18 February 2021

Views sought on Inverness Airport Master Plan

A development strategy has been set out for the future expansion of Inverness Airport facilities including the passenger terminal, land-side and surface access and airfield infrastructure.

Published 12 February 2021

NHS Highland selects Balfour Beatty for £32m National Treatment Centre contract

Balfour Beatty has been awarded a £32 million contract to build a new, world-class Ophthalmology and Orthopaedic health facility in Inverness on behalf of NHS Highland.

Published 11 February 2021

Front door of Inverness Castle revealed after 50 years

The original formal entrance of Inverness Castle has been revealed this week for the first time in almost 50 years, as part of the transformation of the building to create a gateway for Highland tourism.

Published 4 February 2021