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Highland Council agrees to progress planning control measures for short term AirBnB-style lets

Highland Council agrees to progress planning control measures for short term AirBnB-style lets

Highland Council agrees to progress planning control measures for short term AirBnB-style lets

Property owners will need to apply for change of use to continue short-terms lets if move approved by Scottish Government


POLL RESULT: Majority would support Scottish Independence

POLL RESULT: Majority would support Scottish Independence

POLL RESULT: Majority would support Scottish Independence

According to a recent poll the majority of Highland residents said they would support Scottish independence if a referendum was held next year.


POLL: Would you vote for Scottish Independence next year?

POLL: Would you vote for Scottish Independence next year?

POLL: Would you vote for Scottish Independence next year?

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said she wants to hold second independence referendum next year.


'Strikes threaten to cut-off the north of Scotland' says Highland MSP

'Strikes threaten to cut-off the north of Scotland' says Highland MSP

'Strikes threaten to cut-off the north of Scotland' says Highland MSP

Jamie Halcro Johnston has said that strike action by the RMT union later this month threatens to leave people across the region cut off


Highland Council is now ranked sixth worst in Scotland for value for money

Highland Council is now ranked sixth worst in Scotland for value for money

Highland Council is now ranked sixth worst in Scotland for value for money

It is a fall of two places in less than a month with a road condition score of just 1.29 out of 10


First Ukrainians fleeing the Russian invasion set to arrive in the Highlands

First Ukrainians fleeing the Russian invasion set to arrive in the Highlands

First Ukrainians fleeing the Russian invasion set to arrive in the Highlands

Council Convener says 'we will make sure that they receive the necessary care and support'


'We need to put aside politics to tackle this huge problem' – Highlands and Islands MSP gets behind new bill to treat drug dependency

'We need to put aside politics to tackle this huge problem' – Highlands and Islands MSP gets behind new bill to treat drug dependency

'We need to put aside politics to tackle this huge problem' – Highlands and Islands MSP gets behind new bill to treat drug dependency

Mr Halcro Johnston said drug deaths in Scotland were higher than anywhere else in Europe


Boris Johnson wins confidence vote and looks set to stay as Prime Minister

Boris Johnson wins confidence vote and looks set to stay as Prime Minister

Boris Johnson wins confidence vote and looks set to stay as Prime Minister

Conservative MPs declared their support for the PM by 211 votes to 148


Review on investment to tackle cost of living crisis to be published

Review on investment to tackle cost of living crisis to be published

Review on investment to tackle cost of living crisis to be published

Finance secretary Kate Forbes will today publish the Resource Spending Review


Highland Council is to decide its political administration tomorrow

Highland Council is to decide its political administration tomorrow

Highland Council is to decide its political administration tomorrow

With Caithness Councillor Raymond Bremner set to become council leader


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