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Digital and broadband

#hellodigital comes to Dunoon

Digital technology is increasingly changing how we live, work and study – and a new initiative in Dunoon is set to help local people find...

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Community Conference

Developing our communities: The battle between remembering and forgetting

Cormac Russell, Managing Director of Nurture Development and a faculty member of the Asset-Based Community Development (ABCD) Institute a...

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Community Conference

The Highlands and Islands: A world leader in community development

Frank Rennie, Professor of Sustainable Rural Development at the University of the Highlands and Islands speaks about how Scotland is lead...

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Business support

€16.6m programme launched to support SME innovation

Small to medium enterprises (SMEs) in some of the most fragile areas of western Scotland are among those set to benefit from a new €16.6 ...

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Food and drink

Scotland Food & Drink appoints Business Development Manager for Highlands & Islands

Scotland Food & Drink has appointed an Inverness-based Business Development Manager to help strengthen its support for Highlands & Island...

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Energy

WES takes steps to harness the waves with new control systems funding

Wave Energy Scotland (WES) has just announced over £660K of funding for 13 new projects aiming to develop innovative control systems for ...

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Inward investment

Local company wins grounds maintenance contract at Inverness Campus

Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has appointed Higher Ground Community Services Ltd to deliver grounds maintenance at Inverness Cam...

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Energy

Scottish Marine Renewables Conference in Inverness

A two-day conference in Inverness is playing host to experts in marine energy at an exciting time for the sector.

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Lochaber, Skye and Wester Ross

Businesses invited to free innovation workshop

Businesses in Lochaber are being invited to a free workshop on the benefits of innovation.

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Digital and broadband

Get Cyber Strong with HIE

Highlands and Islands Enterprise is offering its clients across the region support to protect themselves from cyber attacks, by launching...

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International Trade

Free event for businesses looking to expand to USA markets

Businesses in the Highlands and Islands looking to start doing business with the USA are being invited to a free workshop in Inverness 21...

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Tourism

CairnGorm Mountain clear up works

A major clear up project at CairnGorm Mountain is underway, involving the removal of the redundant infrastructure, including lift towers ...

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Business support

Skills boost for Argyll construction industry

People in Argyll looking to develop skills in traditional construction methods and materials could benefit from a new initiative being fu...

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Food and drink

Region’s fine food showcased in London

A select group of companies from the Highlands and Islands are among those displaying their products at the Speciality Fine Food Fair in ...

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Digital and broadband

Google digital skills roadshow in the Highlands and Islands with #hellodigital

Google and Highlands and Islands Enterprise are launching a new digital skills training programme for businesses across the Highlands and...

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Community Conference

Regenerating industrial site in Tayport to benefit local area

In the run up to the Strengthening Communities Conference Scotland, we are looking at some of the fantastic community development stories...

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Community Conference

Arts Centre revives traditional craft knitting in Sanquhar

In the run up to the Strengthening Communities Conference Scotland, we are looking at some of the fantastic community development stories...

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Community Conference

Fife group remain an active part of the community thanks to The Scottish Land Fund

In the run up to the Strengthening Communities Conference Scotland, we are looking at some of the fantastic community development stories...

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