Moray



Planning permission granted for 112 homes in Forres

Planners have approved the building of 84 private and 28 affordable homes at the 7.6-hectare Knockomie site in Forres.

Published 17 September 2020

Green light for plan to 'remodel and rebuild' Aberlour Distillery

Moray Council has approved plans for the remodelling and rebuilding of Aberlour Distillery.

Published 15 September 2020

New measures agreed as Moray plans carbon neutral status by 2030

Moray Council has today backed plans to put climate change actions at the centre of council activity with the aim to be carbon neutral by 2030.

Published 3 September 2020

£100m Moray Growth Deal approved by UK and Scottish governments

A £100 million investment into Moray’s future prosperity was given the seal of approval by UK and Scottish governments today.

Published 24 August 2020

Funding approved for £33m Moray aerospace hub

An aerospace centre of excellence will be built adjacent to RAF Lossiemouth, thanks to £21 million of funding, UK Government minister for Scotland, Iain Stewart, has announced.

Published 13 August 2020

Major revamp planned for Elgin's Poundland building

New proposals have been submitted for the refurbishment of Poundland’s B-listed building in the centre of Elgin which has been clad in scaffolding for over two years.

Published 24 July 2020

Robertson hands over £100m strategic facility project at RAF Lossiemouth

A new £100 million strategic facility, which will be home to a fleet of new Poseidon MRA Mk1 aircraft at RAF Lossiemouth, has been officially handed over by Robertson Construction.

Published 23 July 2020

Osprey gives Elgin an affordable housing boost with ten new homes

Construction work is to begin shortly on ten new Osprey Housing Moray affordable homes in the heart of Elgin.

Published 16 July 2020

Springfield Properties loses dispute expenses bid

Springfield Properties has lost a bid calling for Moray Council to cover its appeal costs following a dispute over a rejected housing application.

Published 7 July 2020

Affordable homes planned at former Moray hospital

Moray Council has submitted plans to build 62 affordable homes on the site of the former Spynie Hospital in Elgin.

Published 6 July 2020

Galliford Try awarded £20m RAF Lossiemouth contract

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has awarded the defence team at Galliford Try a new £20 million contract to provide facilities for RAF Lossiemouth’s newest Typhoon squadron. The two-year project will see Galliford Try's Inverness-based Morrison Construction business refurbish an existing hangar and construct new technical and storage facilities to house Number IX (Bomber) Squ

Published 24 June 2020

Moray’s 15-year development plan approved by Scottish Government

The Scottish Government has approved Moray Council’s vision for local development in the area over the next 15 years.

Published 22 May 2020

Moray's multi-million pound Growth Deal given government boost

The Moray Growth Deal has received a firm commitment from both UK and Scottish governments.

Published 18 May 2020

MoD suspends roof repairs to military homes in Moray

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has suspended roofing repairs to military housing in Moray amid concerns that military contractors from across the country have travelled to the region to carry out the work.

Published 17 April 2020

MoD contractors accused of carrying out ‘non-essential’ work

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is to investigate concerns that military contractors from across the country have travelled to the north-east to carry out ‘non-essential’ work.

Published 15 April 2020