Council throw out regeneration scheme for Forres

Forres High Street loses out in council funding scheme.

A PLAN to progress a conservation area regeneration scheme for Forres has been abandoned by Moray Council. The motion to support officers recommendations that it was too costly in the current economic


Piping at Forres another overwhelming success

Published: Tue 28 Jun 2016

Chief executive of the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association Ian Embelton has praised the organisation of the Piping at Forres event.

THE chief executive of the Royal Pipe Band Association told the 'Gazette' that Forres excels in hosting the European Pipe Band championships. Speaking as the sun came out on Saturday afternoon, bringing

Groups urged to apply for community fund support

Published: Sun 26 Jun 2016

Local scouts at Keith Builders Merchants who donated goods for a project on the Dava Moor

LOCAL groups have benefited from materials which have been donated by Keith Builders Merchants for their projects. And now a call has gone out for other groups requiring more assistance. Earlier this

Moray's EU result down to the wire.

Published: Fri 24 Jun 2016

Moray voted to remain in the EU by a slim margin, against the UK 'Leave' backdrop

MORAY's vote to stay in the European Union went to the wire, with a slim margin of just 122 votes. A council spokesman confirmed that the declaration of the result to remain, following the count in

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Walking festival 'biggest yet'

Published: Wed 22 Jun 2016

Local walkers Barbara Strachan and Judith Binneyat Sluie during the festival.

Over 20 of the 45 events during the Moray Walking and Outdoor Festival are being held in the wider Forres area.

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