Shop boss is at the public's convenience

Published: Wed 27 Aug 2014

Stewart Noble from the Community Council hands the keys of the door to Craig Milton

A retail manager has stepped in to save Forres town centre public toilets from closure. Forres store manager, Craig Milton, accepted an invitation from Forres Community Council (FCC), to take on responsibility

New Forres Health Centre prepares to open


Published: Tue 26 Aug 2014

Forres Health Centre will open to the public on September 8, with an open day on September 1

THE NEW Forres Health and Care Centre on Grantown Road, will open its doors to the public on September 8. Meanwhile, an open day is taking place for patients to view the facility next Monday, September

Watchdog bid to round up recruits

Published: Mon 25 Aug 2014

Carol Shaw hands a leaflet to resident Alison Fraser as part of a drive to recruit new members to reform the Dyke and Landward Community Council

THE PUSH IS on to recruit individuals who would like to represent their community, in a rural area of Forres. Dyke and Landward Community Council failed to establish at the last elections in September,

Forres Common Good plea handed to MSP

Published: Wed 13 Aug 2014

oray MSP Richard Lochhead takes a petition calling for more control of Common Good assets to be given to local people by vice chair of the Forres Community Council Stewart Noble

A PETITION with more than sixteen hundred signatures was handed over to the Scottish Government by Forres people last week, calling for more local control of community assets. Stewart Noble, vice chair

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Can's boss pleased with super sub's impact

Published: Wed 27 Aug 2014

Cans Manager Charlie Rowley was delighted to get three points

Forres Mechanics boss Charlie Rowley is delighted with the impact of new signing Dachi Khutsishvili. The former Elgin City midfielder played as a trialist in the victory at Lossiemouth last Wednesday

Forres well stumped by new champions

Published: Wed 27 Aug 2014

Dhami watches on as Mandal bowls

IN THE FINAL league game of the season, Forres travelled to Fochabers, who are already crowned league champions for 2014, and came away second best on the day. Losing the toss, the visitors were asked

Rowley - wev'e managed to come through winning ugly

Published: Wed 27 Aug 2014

Lossiemouth 1 Forres Mechanics 2 A quick-fire start saw Forres Mechanics leave Lossiemouth with all three points last Wednesday night. The Can-Cans scored twice in the opening 18 minutes to set-up the

Boss feels Mechanics deserved spot-kick victory

Published: Wed 27 Aug 2014

THE Can-Cans cemented their place as the penalty-shootout kings when they overcame fierce rivals Lossiemouth, beating them 3-1 in the battle of the spot-kicks after a pulsating 2-2 draw over the 90 minutes,

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