20th November 2019

A quick roundup of news and blog posts from around the web from members of the Chamber:

Caithness Broch ProjectCaithness broch conservation boost after funding put in place

A charity promoting the archaeological landscape of Caithness has been awarded £180,000 towards the conservation of an important Iron Age broch.

Caithness Voluntary GroupWick Regeneration: Super Saturday Session

Is your business or community group interested in premises within Wick town centre? Pop along to an open day at the old Woolworth’s building (84-86 High Street Wick) on Saturday 23rd November between 11am & 2pm to see inside the space and to express your initial interest.

Caithness Voluntary GroupWin A Website Competition

SPP media Group is giving away a website worth £2,000 to a registered charity or a community organisation to help them on their digital journey.

Care & Learning AllianceNew Highland Council safety bulletin

Highland Council has released a safety bulletin on the use of socket covers which replaces the use of socket covers originally issued in 2016.

Highland CouncilCan You Help Develop a Highland-wide Food Growing Strategy?

The Highland Council is currently in the process of developing a Food Growing Strategy for the Highlands, and is making a call to green-fingered Highland residents with an interest in “growing your own food.”

Highland CouncilYour vote’s journey in Highland: General Election 2019

Highlands & Islands Airports LtdATC INDUSTRIAL ACTION UPDATE: Work to rule suspended

HIAL are pleased to advise that our talks to resolve the current Air Traffic Control dispute have progressed and Prospect will put a revised offer to their membership.

Kyle of Sutherland Development TrustLocal school pupils relish in opportunity to contribute to new Kyle of Sutherland magazine

Local youngsters in the north have been offered an exciting insight into the world of journalism through the launch of a new community magazine.

Macleod & MacCallumTrainee Solicitor in Zambia on African Impact Project

Trainee Solicitor Gemma J shares her African Impact Project in Zambia

Mackays HotelSt Andrew’s Day Celebrations

The Mackays Hotel team share some history and traditions around St. Andrew’s Day

Nuclear Decommissioning AuthorityIntegrated Innovation in Nuclear Decommissioning competition: showcase event

Scrabster Harbour TrustWeekly Update 15 November 2019

All the latest from Scrabster Harbour Trust.

Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission plc (SSE)Hydro Trust offers financial support for new electricity connections

The Scottish Hydro Electric Community Trust is inviting applications for financial support to connect to the electricity network in the north of Scotland.

Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission plc (SSE)Offshore wind stands ready to deliver

An update from SSE on offshore wind week and their projects across the UK.

Strathnaver MuseumClan Mackay Society: Historian (Seanachaidh) required

The Clan Mackay Society is looking to recruit an Historian (or Seanachaidh) to its Council.

This is just a short roundup of stories we’ve spotted over the past week. We are always keen to promote good news and events on our members’ behalf, so contact us today if you’ve got something to share!

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