1st Forres Scout Group used cash from sponsored activities and local funding providers to pay for a new a 15-seat Peugeot Boxer minibus.
WORKS were quickly carried out on Tuesday.
LOCAL bus operator Stagecoach has announced plans to adjust tickets across Moray, Aberdeenshire and Aberdeen.
MOTORISTS are advised to avoid travelling today unless their journey is essential.
RULES will come into effect from Monday, February 15.
PEOPLE urged to heed the stay at home message with heavy snowfall predicted.
THE B9011 has been closed as a result of the incident.
PEDESTRIAN (91) suffers serious injuries.
Nicole Crawford and her son Nathan want a crossing patrol officer or pedestrian/zebra crossing at Kinloss Primary School.
Wasteground off North Road is to be turned into a car park for Varis Court staff.
AREAS of Forres have flooded overnight.