Press Releases

Road shows on new flood risk plans

Sep 20, 2015 10:10 BST Moray Council Moray Council is to stage a series of road shows to let the public know about new flood risk management strategies and local plans being developed across Moray.

Sep 16, 2015 14:00 BST Never Let Go Never Let Go has launched a new dropped object awareness video, Killer on the Loose, and it's changing the way workers see tools at height. Tethered tools have never been more important with dropped objects ranking the second highest workplace killer last year.

Road to reopen later next week

Sep 04, 2015 13:01 BST Moray Council A Moray road which closed earlier this week due to a landslip is likely to open later next week.

Sep 02, 2015 09:40 BST Decisive Public Relations The Royal Observer Corps Benevolent Fund is a national charity that provides assistance to former members of the Royal Observer Corps and their dependants who are in need, hardship or distress. The ROC was disbanded in 1995. An estimated 60,000 former members are eligible for help. Today, the ROCBF launches its new website - part of an invigorated outreach campaign.

Jun 17, 2015 09:02 BST Uppsala University 40 armed conflicts were active in 2014, the highest number of conflicts since 1999 and an increase of 18% when compared to the 34 conflicts active in 2013. New data from the Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP) shows an increase in both the number of active conflicts but also in the number of battle-related deaths in these conflicts.

Funding for events from Moray Council

May 22, 2015 20:36 BST Moray Council Moray Council has established a fund to support events in the area

Unpaid carers to be celebrated in Moray

May 22, 2015 14:06 BST Moray Council A celebration of Moray’s unpaid carers will be held next month during national Carers’ Week, with a theme of building carer friendly communities.

Free housing offer for teachers

May 21, 2015 13:33 BST Moray Council Moray Council and leading housebuilder Springfield Homes have joined forces to attract new teachers to one of the most beautiful parts of Scotland.

£65k Community Covenant grant boosts schools leadership programme

May 21, 2015 13:33 BST Moray Council Scottish charity SkillForce expands its leadership programmes into primary schools thanks to pro-armed forces grant aid.

The Church of Sweden’s humanitarian aid and relief managers go to Nepal

May 11, 2015 14:00 BST Church of Sweden Anna Garvander, head of the Church of Sweden’s humanitarian aid and relief work will go to Nepal on Thursday 14 May. Marina Kalisky, an expert in psychosocial work, will also be there. During one week they will chart the continued need for aid and prepare for the arrival of additional people from the Church of Sweden’s staff pool for rapid humanitarian aid.