Dealing with Fuel Debt

COME JOIN THE REAP ENERGY TEAM WORKSHOP Join our workshop to get help and learn, from start to finish, how to deal with your fuel debt and to keep it off. From understanding the reasons people get into fuel debt, actions you can take to stop and reduce it, to what support there is to … Read more

Town Hall

Town Hall transformation begins in earnest as FACT completes asset transfer

Forres Town Hall is now in the hands of the community following the conclusion of a successful asset transfer to FACT (Forres Area Community Trust). FACT has prepared a vision which will see the town hall transformed and refurbished to create an event venue, community building and co-working space fit for the 21st Century, supporting … Read more

Forres Mercat Cross

Work starts on restoring 175-year-old ‘high street jewel’

The Mercat Cross is finally getting a makeover. The scaffolding is going up around it today and work will be carried out to fix the stonework which has been crumbling for a few years. The Category B listed structure was built in 1844 and modelled on the Scott Memorial in Edinburgh by Thomas Mackenzie. It … Read more

Town Hall Forres

Planning permission granted for £3.2 million Town Hall revamp

A subtantial redevelopment of the Town Hall as a performance venue and shared workspace has been given the green light by Moray Council planning department. The Forres Town Hall Regeneration Project has also obtained Listed Building consent for the £3.2 million works. This is a major step towards implementing the community’s vision for Forres Town … Read more

Town Hall Forres

Town Hall vision for transformation into multi-purpose performance space

A vision for the transformation of the Town Hall in Forres has been released by Forres Area Community Trust (FACT) FACT are the charitable organisation currently in the final stages of a Community Asset Transfer of the building from Moray Council, and the organisation already offers various activities in the Town Hall such as the … Read more