Press Releases

New bus routes and bike friendly buses introduced.

Jun 15, 2015 16:30 BST Moray Council Bus passengers can now take their bike for a ride between Elgin, Kinloss, Findhorn, Forres, Hopeman and Burghead. In addition, local services to and from the new Forres health centre have been increased to run every hour, with a drop-off point inside the health centre grounds.

Tooji - the Pussy Riot of Norway?

Jun 11, 2015 20:51 BST Oslo Pride Music video promoting gay rights divides Norwegian society.

National Commitment Makes Health and Safety Excellence the Goal for Scotland’s Resources Sector

Jun 11, 2015 14:45 BST Moray Council Scotland’s resources sector is being inspired to achieve excellence in health and safety as the second phase of its Commitment charter is launched.

Wyre Tidal Barrage Launches

Jun 10, 2015 13:30 BST Thirty 30 Media Natural Energy Wyre Limited, has launched the UK’s first Estuary Tidal Barrage project spanning the river Wyre in Lancashire, UK. The £200m project, one of the least expensive energy projects in Great Britain, is now moving forward after a landmark deal with the Duchy of Lancaster.

Ancient Elgin monument to be refurbished

Jun 09, 2015 12:33 BST Moray Council One of Moray's oldest monuments is to get a £55,000 renovation

Faith, hope and love: But the greatest of these is love

Jun 08, 2015 05:58 BST Oslo Pride Toojis is out and proud! With his new art video Tooji hopes to kickstart a debate making love between persons of the same sex to be seen as something beautiful in religion. “

Church of Sweden establishes LGBT network

Jun 02, 2015 16:00 BST Church of Sweden To strengthen expertise regarding LGBT issues at the Church of Sweden’s workplaces, employees from the dioceses of the Church of Sweden have established a national network. Over a period of two days, participants discussed the forms of this network and a process model for work with LGBT issues within the Church of Sweden.

Jun 02, 2015 08:17 BST Uppsala University ​An Uppsala Antibiotics Centre is to be created at Uppsala University. This was announced by Deputy Vice-Chancellor Anders Malmberg at today’s opening of the Uppsala Health Summit conference. The goal is for this interdisciplinary centre to be a regional, national and international knowledge resource and forum in the area of antibiotic resistance.

May 29, 2015 11:10 BST Uppsala University In a new article published in the Journal of Eurasian Geography and Economics Mikhail Suslov, researcher at Uppsala University, analyzes how the annexation of Crimea in March 2014 has been represented and discussed on Russian-language social networks. The article discusses the paradox of ’digital disempowerment’ but also how no state can control digital irony.

May 26, 2015 15:42 BST Bury Council Residents are invited to attend their respective Township Forums this June to help shape the future of their community.