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Heavy rain causing problems around Moray

Published: Tue 07 Oct 2014

Surface water is affecting local roads, with flood warnings in force

MOTORISTS in Moray are being urged to take extra care with surface water affecting many roads in the area. All roads are currently open but many are affected by ponding, with the extent and depth of

Councillor hosting Spirit of Community event

Published: Thu 02 Oct 2014

Forres Town Hall is the venue for a Spirit of Community event taking place tonight

THE LOCAL community are invited to a special meeting at Forres Town Hall on Thursday at 6.30pm to share priorities for the future of the area. Culture, heritage, the environment, the needs of the young

Keep our children and the lollipop lady safe

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Published: Wed 01 Oct 2014

Karen Mitchell who is trying to raise awareness of safety for children crossing busy roads on their way to school

A LOCAL mum wants drivers to slow down near pedestrian crossings, after her daughter experienced a near miss on her way to school. Police have 'spoken' to a driver after Karen Mitchell reported that

Culture Day brings town centre benefits

Published: Wed 01 Oct 2014

Culture Day brings bonus to Forres High Street

LOCAL shop staff reported bumper trade during Culture Day on Saturday. Forres town centre was packed with visitors and performers from Grant Park to Nairn Road. The event, from 11am-4pm on Day four

Youngsters from Forres in Bloom need your votes

Published: Tue 30 Sep 2014

Young WEEfibEEs need your vote so they can secure some cash for their work around the town

YOUNGSTERS involved with Forres in Bloom need you to vote for them so they can get their hands on some cash. The Wee FIBbees (Busy Bees) are hoping to secure funding from the Bank of Scotland Community

Forres does Culture Day

Published: Fri 26 Sep 2014

Culture Day takes to the streets of Forres on Saturday

FORRES will be buzzing with a free, family-focused celebration of arts and culture as Culture Day returns to the streets this weekend. The event, from 11am-4pm on Saturday, will see the streets, cafs,

Police name Forres woman killed in A96 crash

Published: Thu 25 Sep 2014

Police name a Forres woman who was killed in a collision near Forres at the weekend

POLICE have confirmed that a woman who died near Inverness on Tuesday was from Forres. Hazel Mackerness (83) died in the collision on the A96 near Tornagrain on Tuesday (September 23). A police spokesman

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