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Move to boost scrutiny of education rejected by Highland Council

Move to boost scrutiny of education rejected by Highland Council

Move to boost scrutiny of education rejected by Highland Council

The refusal was slammed as 'business as usual' following rock bottom primary literacy and numeracy rates


Cash-strapped Highland families set to share in £3.4m welfare fund

Cash-strapped Highland families set to share in £3.4m welfare fund

Cash-strapped Highland families set to share in £3.4m welfare fund

Plan being considered today appears to focus on getting the cash out quickly


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


HOUSING CRISIS: Short term lets control zone recommended for approval for whole of Badenoch and Strathspey

HOUSING CRISIS: Short term lets control zone recommended for approval for whole of Badenoch and Strathspey

HOUSING CRISIS: Short term lets control zone recommended for approval for whole of Badenoch and Strathspey

Strath would be only the second place in Scotland – after Edinburgh – to use planning system to combat surge in Air BnB and other lets


Thousands of Highland pupils set for Chromebook 'refresh' as part of multimillion-pound council investment

Thousands of Highland pupils set for Chromebook 'refresh' as part of multimillion-pound council investment

Thousands of Highland pupils set for Chromebook 'refresh' as part of multimillion-pound council investment

And Highland Council says some lessons will be learned from previous roll-outs...


Public’s views sought on Highland Council’s short term let draft policy

Public’s views sought on Highland Council’s short term let draft policy

Public’s views sought on Highland Council’s short term let draft policy

Scheme is due to come into effect this Autumn


Highland Council agrees to early taxi tariffs review amid calls for a 15 and 20 per cent fare hike

Highland Council agrees to early taxi tariffs review amid calls for a 15 and 20 per cent fare hike

Highland Council agrees to early taxi tariffs review amid calls for a 15 and 20 per cent fare hike

Majority of taxi operators backed the move to offset the huge rise in costs


Applications open for financial support for post 16 years old education in Highlands

Applications open for financial support for post 16 years old education in Highlands

Applications open for financial support for post 16 years old education in Highlands

Over 600 youngsters at Highland secondary schools benefited from some £600,000 over last year


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


Garden waste collection permit holders advised to renew ahead of 2022/23 season

Garden waste collection permit holders advised to renew ahead of 2022/23 season

Garden waste collection permit holders advised to renew ahead of 2022/23 season

The cost of a garden waste permit has increased by 3 per cent.


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