Showing posts from July, 2017

Nairn Paddling Pool and Play Area

The Highland Council today issued the following press release regarding the Nairn Paddling Pool and Play area, your views can be logged through survey monkey at this address
[Highland Council Press Release]
The popular Paddling Pool at Nairn Links has been used and enjoyed by local people and visitors for many years.  In recent years, though, the service has been disrupted with the pool closed for part of the summer.  Due to its age the structure of the paddling pool has been deteriorating badly and repairs have become more difficult and more expensive.  In 2016 repairs were made which will keep it in operation through this summer and, barring the unforeseen, another two or three years.  For the future beyond that there is a need to make decisions now, and the Nairn Ward Councillors would like to get your views on the best way forward. Tom Heggie, the chair of the Nairnshire Committee, says: "We want to revitalise this area of the L…

Housing Land Audit 2017

Full details of the Housing Land Audit Consultation 2017 including interactive maps and how to comment can be found at

The closing date for comments will be 06/08/17 23:59

July Meeting of NRCC Cancelled

Due to a number of members being away this month and there being a light agenda the meeting due to be held on the 19th of July will no longer go ahead. The next meeting of NRCC will be held on the 23rd of August 7.30pm at the Nairn Community and Arts Centre.


The Deadline for responses on the proposed Regional Transport Strategy has been extended to Friday 21st July 2017.

A copy of the strategy can be found on the HiTrans website

Comments can be given through this survey link or alternatively you can email your comments to

Consultation on The Highland Council’s third iteration Gaelic Language Plan

As detailed in the press release from Highland Council found here  the deadline for submissions is 5pm on Tuesday 25 July 2017. You can submit your comments to , the draft language plan can be found here.