NEW – Scotlands Improvement Districts

Aileen Campbell MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Local Government, has described the new phase of Improvement Districts in Scotland as an “exciting prospect”. Speaking at the launch of the national support hub for Scotland’s Improvement Districts on 20 September, she described the new Improvement Districts as “a wider corporate, community and partnership model, which […]

BID work in Progress

Dingwall Business opportunity…

Businesses in Dingwall are being given the opportunity to join a growing national and international movement aimed at improving towns and cities. Managed by businesses, BIDs benefit, support and advance the local commercial environment. Following the success of BIDs in other parts of Scotland, a Steering Group has been established to promote the introduction of […]


Highland communities encouraged to apply to £6m rural tourism fund

Kate Forbes MSP is calling on local groups across the Highlands to apply to the Scottish Government’s new £6m Rural Tourism Infrastructure Fund that is now open for applications. The Scottish Government announced the fund in response to increasing visitor numbers across rural Scotland and in order to help provide the services and facilities that […]