A leading Jacobite historical association has formally objected to plans for a four-star holiday village and 100-seat restaurant near Culloden Battlefield.
A controversial 16-home development on the edge of a buffer zone protecting Culloden Battlefield from development is likely to be limited to single storey housing, the Press and Journal understands.
One the world's most iconic battlefields is at the centre of a maintenance row as critics claim overgrown trees and bushes could render it invisible.
The American author behind the TV blockbuster Outlander visited Culloden Battlefield yesterday - and warned of the importance of protecting the historical site and other Highland treasures.
An invisible shield has been agreed to greater protect the heritage and sanctity of Culloden Battlefield.
Councillors are poised to back plans for an exclusion zone five times the size of the buffer currently protecting historic Culloden Battlefield from developers.