Close encounters of the humpback kind

Published: Sat 14 Jan 2017

A FINDHORN business was at the centre of a rather big adventure at the weekend, following an encounter with two whales in the Moray Firth. Simon Paterson, who runs North 58 Sea Adventures from the marina

Forres primary gets magazine billing

Published: Thu 12 Jan 2017

Dyke Primary School makes the pages of Tatler magazine.

A RURAL primary school near Forres has featured in society magazine Tatler on the 'top state school' list. Dyke primary makes the pages of the up-market magazine which produces an annual survey of

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Forres athletes set the pace for Moray

Published: Tue 03 Jan 2017

The Heather Stanning Award for Intermediate Sportswomen was presented to Anna MacFadyen by double Olympic Gold medalist Heather Stanning MBE.

Anna MacFadyen, Forres Academy, George Grant, Ben Cameron, Keith Gammie, Mike Rodgers and The Moray Gig were among the prize winners at the sportMoray Recognition Awards ceremony in Elgin Town Hall.

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