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Coronavirus COVID-19 Update

We would like to assure our customers that we are following national guidance regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and we are working closely with other partners in the Highlands to ensure we are doing all we can to maintain our service delivery across the region. We are monitoring information and advice released by the Government… Read more »Read more

HILTON COMMUNITY CAFÉ OPENS EARLY TO THE PUBLIC

High Life Highland announced the most recent addition to its Inverness Catering portfolio when it welcomed guests and customers to the opening of the Hilton Community Centre café on Friday afternoon. Speaking after the event, HLH Chair, Ian Ross said, “I am really pleased to see this important community service re-opened to the public in… Read more »Read more

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