Skiers on beleaguered Cairngorm Mountain are to be restricted to just 1,000 a day this winter – sparking anger among winter sports enthusiasts and fears over a threat to tourism.
Highland and Islands Enterprise
Plans to revitalise Cairngorm Mountain after the funicular was put out of action last year are being progressed by community leaders.
A Highland firm which claimed the government acted unlawfully in giving taxpayers’ money to a competitor has lost its £25 million legal action in Scotland’s highest civil court.
Almost £8 million of taxpayers’ cash handed out by north enterprise bosses in grants and loans to businesses has been written off over the past five years.
Inverness Caledonian Thistle FC is enhancing the club’s involvement in the community after winning £150,000 backing towards a £450,000 development project.
Plans to build a world class visitors' centre telling the story of St Kilda have taken a vital step forward - on the 85th anniversary of the evacuation of the isolated archipelago.
Councillors have approved plans for new student accommodation at the Highland's new multimillion-pound education and business campus.
Business and community leaders fear the new multimillion-pound Inverness Campus could kill-off the heart of the Highland capital.