'Industrial Land' Zone Sparks Tourism Fears


Published: Wed 09 Apr 2014

Beverley and Mark Ellis at the site of proposed 'industrial land' between the Kinloss roundabout and Findhorn Bay.

A Forres couple object to the Moray Development Plan to turn fields between the Kinloss roundabout and Findhorn Bay into 'employment land', potentially blocking the view with industrial buildings.

Trust explores potential of solar meadow

Published: Wed 09 Apr 2014

Plans for a solar meadow have been mooted for Forres

FORRES Area Community Trust (FACT) want to know if the local community would support a 'solar meadow' in the area. Scotland's first solar meadow was opened at Edinburgh College's Midlothian campus in Dalkeith

Posties £630K cash can be delivered again

Published: Wed 09 Apr 2014

Nan Mavor (left) with Forres councillor Lorna Creswell

CASH left by a Forres postie in his will is finally being made available to the town. Eligible applicants are being urged to take advantage of the trust fund which has been revived after lying dormant

Council holding a meet the buyer event

Published: Mon 07 Apr 2014

A meet the Buyer event is being organised by Moray Council later this month

MORAY Council is inviting businesses to a meet-the-buyer event in Elgin next month. The council spends millions of pounds a year on services and supplies but suppliers, in order to do business with

Kinloss Barracks taking part in exercise

Published: Sun 06 Apr 2014

Kinloss Barracks will be at the centre of a military exercise next week

KINLOSS Barracks will be the target on Monday (April 7) when it will be at the heart of a military exercise. As part of Exercise Joint Warrior, troops from 16 Air Assault Brigade will carry out an

Who stole the teapot?

Published: Fri 04 Apr 2014

The Tolbooth doors are open for the drop-in, but the sign is missing

THIEVES with a taste for the amber nectar are wanted in connection with a theft from Forres town centre. But if you are on the look out for a robber carrying a bottle of malt, you are way off course.

Council stop funding for Out-of-School Club

Published: Wed 02 Apr 2014

Moray Council have stopped funding for Forres Out-of-School Club.

Moray Council have withdrawn funding for the Forres House Community Centre Out-of-School club. They are willing to provide guidance to any group interested in taking it over.

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