Woods group hit back over felling furore

Published: Fri 27 Feb 2015

Volunteers working at the Sanquhar Woodlands

FORRES Community woodlands Trust has refuted claims made last week that it has taken the decision to needlessly feel trees without consultation or approval from local people. Trust chairman Graham

Road to beach will close for eco houses

Published: Fri 27 Feb 2015

The road down through the dunes at Findhorn will be closed for several weeks while construction work takes place nearby

A WELL-used road leading to the back shore at Findhorn beach is expected to be closed for around three months. Construction of five new eco-houses wil take place on a site adjacent to Beach Road near

Nairn bypass closer to reality

Published: Tue 24 Feb 2015

The proposed crossing of the River Nairn bypasses the town.

Hold-ups at the lights through Nairn are set to be a distant memory when a bypass is constructed around the town as part of the A96 upgrade.

Shop workers conned out of cash by fraudsters in Elgin

Published: Fri 20 Feb 2015

Police Scotland are warning retailers to be vigilant of fraudsters

RETAILERS are being warned to be vigilant after fraudsters conned shop workers out of cash. The 'ringing the changes' fraud occurred in an Elgin shop. at about 2.30pm on Wednesday afternoon A shop

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