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Timber festival celebrates all things wood at Logie Steading

A festival about wood will likely become an annual fixture after the inaugural event was hailed a huge success.

Moray tourism agency launches bid to secure future funding model

Moray's destination marketing organisation launched a major campaign at Belvenie Castle yesterday to win the backing of tourism businesses as it embarks...

Forres firefighters make a splash to clean up trash

Forres firefighters are getting ready for their annual Mosset Burn clean-up operation.Starting at 1.30pm on Sunday 5 May...

Shabby caravans will be ‘evicted’ from old supermarket car park

Two crumbling caravans that were left in a disused car park have been given 24 hours to find a new home... or...
Katrina Smith

Woman dies in two-vehicle crash between Brodie and Forres

A woman has died following a two-vehicle crash on the A96 between Brodie and Forres today (28 April).Police...

Forres company wins energy efficiency award for off-grid retreat

A local solar panel company that helped build the UK’s House of the Year has won an energy efficiency award for the...
Police advise people to lock doors

Cash and phone stolen in Forres sneak-in thefts

Police have reminded people to keep their doors and windows locked after three sneak-in thefts earlier in the week.
Wildfire moray

Forres shrouded in smoke as wildfire rages across moorland

Forres and surrounding villages became shrouded in smoke yesterday as a wildfire raged 20km away and wind carried ash over the town.
Spencer Julian

Yobs vandalise peaceful pavilion overlooking Findhorn Bay

A quiet pavilion overlooking a local nature reserve has been damaged by mindless vandals.The wooden building on the...

Eco-village could provide a place to live and work for homeless

A former military man who found himself suddenly homeless after the break-up of a relationship has revealed a vision to build a...

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Edinburgh's top policeman under investigation for ‘public indecency’

Edinburgh’s most senior policeman has been reported to the procurator fiscal amid reports of public indecency with a woman in a car park. Source: Scotsman Read...

New Prime Minister in place by mid-July after Theresa May resigns

A new Prime Minister will be in place by mid-July after a fast track Tory election campaign was set out following Theresa’s May’s tearful...

Resigning Theresa May labelled ‘courageous’ by world leaders

World leaders have reacted to Theresa May’s announcement that she is to step down as Prime Minister. Source: Scotsman Read full story: Resigning Theresa May labelled...

Two boys die in ‘incident’ at British house

Two boys have died following an incident at a Sheffield house which has left four other children in hospital. Source: Scotsman Read full story: Two boys...

Scottish head teachers warn of rise in drug taking at schools

A hard-hitting warning has been issued by the head ­teachers of five high schools over an increase in drug-­taking, drinking and anti-social behaviour by...