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Visit Natural Selection – Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Natural Selection marks the culmination of a five-year collaboration between artist Andy Holden and his father, the ornithologist Peter Holden. Their collaborative exhibition takes viewers on an ornithological journey: from the building of nests to the collecting of eggs. Featuring found objects, a human-scale bird’s bower, exquisite replica eggs and video works, Natural Selection is… Read more »Read more

New Chief Executive for High Life Highland

High Life Highland the charitable organisation responsible for promoting opportunities in culture, learning, sport, leisure, health and wellbeing, libraries, youth and music tuition across the Highlands has a new Chief Executive. Steve Walsh is now into his second week with the Highlands’ largest charity, leading High Life Highland’s portfolio which includes: Community Centres; Visitor Attractions;… Read more »Read more

Presentation of Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards

Cllr Bill Lobban, Convener, and members of the Highland Council welcomed 18 young people who achieved their Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award to a meeting of The Highland Council in Inverness today. The young people receiving awards were invited to attend today’s event along with their family members. The 18 young people who attended the… Read more »Read more

September start for new High Life Highland Chief Executive

Steve Walsh OBE has been appointed as the Chief Executive designate for High Life Highland, it was announced today by Donald McLachlan, the Chair of the charity’s Board.  Mr Walsh will take up post in early September 2019, following the retirement of current Chief Executive, Ian Murray. Steve Walsh is currently Head of People and… Read more »Read more

Highland Archives hosts 75th Anniversary Veterans Exhibition

The Highland Archive Centre is hosting an exhibition of photographs to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day. The exhibition ‘A Time to Fight:  Living and Remembering WWII’ features contemporary images of World War II veterans alongside actors representing the veterans as they were 75 years ago.  Those photographed took part in major operations including the… Read more »Read more

Employability Award success for Dornoch Academy pupil

Employability Award training has led Dornoch Academy pupil Reece MacLeod to follow his passion for horses, by helping him to secure a place at the British Racing School in Newmarket. 16 year old Reece plans that the course will be a pre-cursor to joining a two year apprenticeship for becoming a jockey in the future…. Read more »Read more

Recruitment – Chief Executive

CHIEF EXECUTIVE – HIGH LIFE HIGHLAND | BASED IN INVERNESS – £83,816 – £90,137 High Life Highland, a charity that develops and promotes opportunities in Culture, Learning, Sport, Leisure, Health and Wellbeing, is seeking to appoint an inspirational leader who possesses exceptional strategic, interpersonal and ambassadorial skills, with the ability to perform a wide ranging… Read more »Read more