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Directory is a must for people over 50

Lorna Creswell at the launch of the information leaflet for the over 50s

OLDER people in Forres now have useful facts at their fingertips thanks to a new directory. The Directory of Services for People 50+ in the Forres area was launched by FACT (Forres Area Community Trust)

Faith's got great prize for women

Published: Wed 29 Jul 2015

You could be rubbing shoulders with George Clooney

A MORAY businesswoman is offering the chance to meet Hollywood hearthrob George Clooney at a glittering event taking place later this year. Accountant Faith Simpson who has offices in Elgin and Huntly

MSP tries to push cycle path campaign up a gear

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Published: Wed 29 Jul 2015

A funding stream is available which could pay for a cyclepath

CYCLEPATH campaigner Neil Jeronim said he is delighted by moves from a local politician who is writing to Moray Council to apply for funding to complete a route between Forres and Brodie. Mr Jeronim

Income increases for nature organisation

Published: Wed 29 Jul 2015

Trees for Life have moved into new offices and published their annual accounts

Income for a north charity almost rose by just over 45 per cent last year thanks partly to increases in grants and donations. Trees for Life - a Findhorn-based organisation which has aims of regeneration

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Confidence boost for Cans

Published: Tue 28 Jul 2015

Mechanic's summer signing Liam Baxter challenges Lossie's Kevin Flett.

The Mechanics beat Lossiemouth to set-up a North of Scotland Cup quarter-final at home to Rothes.

New-look management team set to drive Thistle forward

Published: Tue 28 Jul 2015

New manager Scott Roy (front) with assistants Dve mcivor and mark pennie iaming to make a good start in the North region junior leagues

IT'S all change at Forres Thistle. Scott Roy is the new manager at Logie Park, having taken over from Ian McLeod. The Jags boss is being assisted by Dave McIvor, who has given up the role of club captain,

Forres cyclist en route for Scottish record

Published: Tue 28 Jul 2015

Callum on his new bike in Wales.

Moray Firth Cycling Club's Callum Finlayson, competing in the British 100 mile time trial Championships in Abergavenny, Wales, beat the Scottish record of 3.49.45 and now aims to do the same in Aberdeen on August 23.

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