Posts Categorized: News


Create your own journey around the Highlands and Islands

This week, the digital team on the Spirit of the Highlands and Islands project have launched a new feature on the website ( that allows people to build custom journeys, from already curated itineraries, or to create new ones from scratch, from over one hundred locations across the Highlands and Islands. Suggested itineraries are based… Read more »Read more

Inverness Castle transformation – project update

Wednesday, 31 May, will see the first deployment of a crane at Inverness Castle, which will be on-site to install structural steelwork and mechanical plant within the existing roof spaces of the former prison building, referred to as the North Tower. The crane will be on site for one full day and will allow for… Read more »Read more


Two Highland organisations have announced that they will be coming together to deliver a ‘free entry’ event for Highland residents in the centre of Inverness this summer. High Life Highland, one of the Highland’s largest third sector charities is partnering with Highland business, LCC Live, known for delivering major concerts and events to the Highlands… Read more »Read more

Winning school announced for Inverness Castle time capsule

The winners of the time capsule project for Inverness Castle were announced today as North Kessock Primary School! The school submitted their top five items to be represented in the time capsule that will be suspended in the original well within Inverness Castle. The items were: A personal diary from home-schooling during the Covid-19 lockdown,… Read more »Read more

Black Isle Leisure Centre doors thrown open to public

People living in the Black Isle and the surrounding area are invited to get to know the facilities on offer at the Black Isle Leisure Centre when it throws its doors open this Saturday 20th May 2023 between 9am and 3.30pm. High Life Highland’s Leisure Manager, Ian Goode explained, “As part of an ongoing programme… Read more »Read more


The team at High Life Highland’s Culloden Library are delighted to be supporting Mental Health Awareness Week (15th– 21st May), by introducing a new community initiative called Culloden Mind Hub. High Life Highland’s Network Librarian, Michelle Gowans explains, “We have been able to launch the Mind Hub at Culloden Library with generous support from the… Read more »Read more

What is the Inverness Castle Experience?

Members of the public are invited to go along to view the new Inverness Castle Experience film in 360, have a chat with the castle team and see the concept ideas for the new visitor attraction due to open in 2025. High Life Highland, on behalf of the Highland Council are offering allocated time slots… Read more »Read more