Press Releases

Move to revoke preservation order on Elgin trees

Aug 07, 2015 14:30 BST Moray Council Councillors are to be asked to revoke preservation orders which protect trees within an Elgin housing development.

The King of the Castle with Five Star Award

Aug 07, 2015 12:21 BST VisitScotland VisitScotland has awarded Blairquhan Castle in Maybole, South Ayrshire, with a coveted five star award as an ‘exclusive use’ venue.

Outlander has Scotland at its heart

Aug 06, 2015 17:03 BST VisitScotland Mike Cantlay, Chairman of VisitScotland, responds to the announcement of the UK DVD/Blu-ray release of Season 1 of Outlander.

Councillors view progress on new £2.4million dredger

Aug 06, 2015 15:40 BST Moray Council Councillors today got their first close-up view of a new custom-built harbour dredger being built for Moray Council.

Aug 06, 2015 14:16 BST MRH Radiation Detection Monitoring & Safety Market for Nuclear Power Plants, Homeland Security & Defense, Manufacturing Industry (Geiger Counter, Scintillator, Dosimeter, Area Process, Survey Meter, Portal Monitors) - Trends & Global Forecasts to 2020 – New research available at

Aug 06, 2015 13:35 BST MRH Powered Surgical Instruments Market by Power Source (Electric, Battery, Pneumatic), Product (Drill, Saw, Stapler, Reamer, Battery, Console, Cables, Blade, Burr, Cart) & by Application (Orthopedic, ENT, Oral, Thoracic, Neurology) - Global Forecasts to 2019 – New research available at

Good Morning Shetland

Aug 05, 2015 17:06 BST VisitScotland Popular breakfast show starts the day with live Shetland broadcast

HMICS Review of Call Handling in Scotland

Aug 05, 2015 14:43 BST Moray Council Inspector of police in Scotland will carry out a review of procedures following the tragic deaths of John Yuill and Lamara Bell. The review will provide an independent assessment of how police contact, command and control centres are working


Aug 05, 2015 11:19 BST Virgin Trains East Coast ​Virgin Trains East Coast works with Newcastle United and Sunderland fans to promote safer, cheaper and more flexible match day travel.

Date set for Moray Council by-election

Aug 04, 2015 14:33 BST Moray Council A by-election is to be held in Moray Council’s Heldon and Laich ward following the resignation last week of Councillor Eric McGillivray.