Forum pushes for early improvements to Berriedale

21st December 2012

The Caithness Chamber of Commerce, under the auspices of the Caithness Transport Forum, has written to John Swinney to emphasise the importance of re-aligning the Berriedale Braes to support business moving forward for the emerging renewables industry. The Chamber stepped in to take over the running of the Caithness Transport…

NDA announcement on National Nuclear Archive

12th December 2012

The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) today announced a decision to proceed with the next phase of the National Nuclear Archive project. The project will see a new purpose built archive facility constructed at Wick to provide long-term storage of records and other archive material from civil nuclear sites in the…

BB hall revamp fund reaches £7k mark

12th December 2012 from Caithness Courier

Plans to renovate the Boys’ Brigade Hall in Thurso have taken a step forward with over £7000 being raised towards the work which is expected to cost between £50,000 and £60,000. The premises in Couper Square require a new roof and central heating system, a new floor and improved kitchen…