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Spooky Story Winners

We have a winner… High Life Highland have teamed up with MFR for a very spooky and special Halloween writing competition. There are 4 categories, and the winner of each category will receive a £25 book voucher with the overall winner receiving an iPad Air. We had hundreds of entries and the judges had a… Read more »Read more

2016 Highland Coaching Awards deemed a huge success!

The 2016 Highland Coaching Awards were held at Inverness Leisure on Saturday 22nd October 2016.  The awards are run by High Life Highland in partnership with sportscotland to recognise the outstanding contribution and significant impact of local coaches.  These coaches enable quality sport and physical activity opportunities to happen in communities across the Highlands. This… Read more »Read more

Spooky Story Competition

High Life Highland have teamed up with Moray Firth Radio for a very spooky and special Halloween writing competition. There are 4 categories, and the winner of each category will receive a £25 book voucher and be entered into a grand final to win an iPad Air. The categories are: Young  (7 and under) Junior… Read more »Read more

Calum Becomes Tenth Highland Youth Convener

Calum Maclennan (18) from Alness took up the role of Highland Youth Convener this week and started the job by saying he was looking forward to spending the next 12 months working with the Highland Youth Parliament, Area Youth Forum and Pupil Councils in secondary schools across the Highlands. As the tenth Youth Convener, Calum… Read more »Read more

Presentation of Gold Duke of Edinburgh Awards

Mrs Isobel McCallum, the Convenor and members of the Highland Council welcomed 5 Young people who achieved their Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, to the meeting of the Highland Council in Inverness, along with their family members. The 5 who attended the presentation were part of a wider group of 24 participants from Highland Council… Read more »Read more

Hidden in the Highlands: The lair of the lion tamer

  A song sung at a Perth music festival has led Edinburgh based singer-songwriter Dean Owens to make a poignant pilgrimage to an Inverness cemetery, to see for the first time the last resting place of his great great grandfather – the lair of the lion tamer. Dean Owens wrote “Dora” – a track from… Read more »Read more