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Community and cultural development 2018-12-13

Banish the dark nights with North Uist’s Festival of Light

With the winter solstice fast approaching, an Outer Hebrides community is brin...

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Community and cultural development 2018-10-19

Support for new social enterprise development ideas

HIE is supporting the fourth round of LaunchMe, an accelerator programme for s...

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Community and cultural development 2018-09-17

International delegation gathers in the Outer Hebrides

Around fifty people from all over the world visited the Outer Hebrides this we...

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Community and cultural development 2018-07-31

Report recommends a ‘whole system response’ to rural bank closures

A study into the importance of local banking services in rural areas has recom...

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Community and cultural development 2018-07-04

Welcome for new Chair of north partnership

Partners in the Caithness & North Sutherland Regeneration Partnership (CNSRP) ...

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Community and cultural development 2018-06-19

New venture to safeguard Unst Partnership’s future

Britain's most northerly community is to become the first to benefit from acqu...

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Community and cultural development 2018-06-04

New young people survey underway

A major new survey is underway to track the changing attitudes and aspirations...

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Community and cultural development 2018-03-19

Study into rural banking

People in 14 communities across the Highlands and Islands are being asked to t...

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Community and cultural development 2018-01-31

New National Lottery scheme to make the Outer Hebrides a Great Place

The Outer Hebrides is celebrating an injection of £200,000 to help shape its f...

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Community and cultural development 2017-12-12

Ulva Ferry Project recognised in national awards

A project to create affordable family housing and increase the school roll in ...

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Community and cultural development 2017-11-17

Harris centre opens

November 17th saw the official opening of the West Harris Trust’s flagship pro...

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Community and cultural development 2017-11-09

Summit on transnational collaborative projects

Representatives from more than 20 organisations across Scotland gathered at th...

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Community and cultural development 2017-11-08

Entrepreneurship opportunity launched to celebrate the Year of Young People 2018

Have you got a bright idea for a social enterprise or a business that will ben...

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Community and cultural development 2017-10-31

£1 million for Rothesay Pavilion

More than £1 million of European funding for the restoration of Rothesay Pavil...

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Community and cultural development 2017-10-11

Report highlights importance of housing to regional development

HIE has published a new report into housing provision in the region.

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Community and cultural development 2017-09-29

New employee to help drive culture in Moray

A co-ordinator has been appointed to help strengthen creative development in M...

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Community and cultural development 2017-09-21

Celebrating the contribution communities make to Scotland

Over 250 community leaders from across Scotland will meet in Aviemore today an...

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Community and cultural development 2017-08-25

Field Studies Centre strengthens base on Cumbrae

One of the biggest employers on the island of Cumbrae has strengthened its cap...

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