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Highland councillors call for fair budget settlement from finance secretary Kate Forbes

Highland councillors call for fair budget settlement from finance secretary Kate Forbes

Highland councillors call for fair budget settlement from finance secretary Kate Forbes

Three prominent Highland councillors are calling on the Scottish Government to increase local authority funding as part of a “just” budget settlement.


Pioneering affordable housing project mooted for Aviemore

Pioneering affordable housing project mooted for Aviemore

Pioneering affordable housing project mooted for Aviemore

Eighty homes development providing wide array of housing for locals and workers would be a first for Scotland


Eat or heat? Council finance papers reveal stark reality of rural poverty

Eat or heat? Council finance papers reveal stark reality of rural poverty

Eat or heat? Council finance papers reveal stark reality of rural poverty

Councillors branded rural poverty a “catastrophe waiting to happen this winter” following figures provided in a finance meeting today.


Badenoch MSP says number of solutions required to tackle strath's housing crisis

Badenoch MSP says number of solutions required to tackle strath's housing crisis

Badenoch MSP says number of solutions required to tackle strath's housing crisis

'Often blanket approaches don’t resolve more nuanced local situations'


Major summit held in Aviemore to find ways of tackling chronic shortage of affordable homes in Badenoch and Strathspey

Major summit held in Aviemore to find ways of tackling chronic shortage of affordable homes in Badenoch and Strathspey

Major summit held in Aviemore to find ways of tackling chronic shortage of affordable homes in Badenoch and Strathspey

Two in three businesses in strath state the problem has hampered staff recruitment


Concerns aired over 'ring of steel' tightening round Cairngorms National Park

Concerns aired over 'ring of steel' tightening round Cairngorms National Park

Concerns aired over 'ring of steel' tightening round Cairngorms National Park

'We are moving from landscapes with wind farms to wind farm dominated landscapes'


A9 should be dualled as a 'matter of honour'

A9 should be dualled as a 'matter of honour'

A9 should be dualled as a 'matter of honour'

Scottish Conservative backs call by SNP MSP for work to be carried out as promised


Strath's MP slams 'false claims' on social media as diversionary tactic over 'Tory corruption'

Strath's MP slams 'false claims' on social media as diversionary tactic over 'Tory corruption'

Strath's MP slams 'false claims' on social media as diversionary tactic over 'Tory corruption'

Drew Hendry has labelled allegation he was drunk on flight to see troops in Gibraltar as 'deeply disappointing'


Breaking News: Scottish Conservatives leader Douglas Ross welcomes 'best ever' Highland result as he will join three other MSPs at Holyrood

Breaking News: Scottish Conservatives leader Douglas Ross welcomes 'best ever' Highland result as he will join three other MSPs at Holyrood

Breaking News: Scottish Conservatives leader Douglas Ross welcomes 'best ever' Highland result as he will join three other MSPs at Holyrood

The win came at the expense of Labour which lost one of its two seats from 2016 while the SNP and Greens held at one MSP each


Election 2021: The SNP win all three Highland constituency seats

Election 2021: The SNP win all three Highland constituency seats

Election 2021: The SNP win all three Highland constituency seats

But the Conservatives made gains as all eyes now turn to the regional vote


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