Working for Business in the Outdoor Capital of the UK

Making Skills Work for Employers in Lochaber – Work Based Learning / The Apprenticeship Family

10/03/2017

Making Skills Work for Employers in Lochaber – Work Based Learning / The Apprenticeship Family   Wednesday 29th March 2017 4pm-6pm: West Highland College UHI – Fort William, Carmichael Way, Fort William, PH33 6FF   Europe’s highest performing economies are supported by strong systems of work based learning, contributing to low unemployment and fewer skill […]...

Team assembled to deliver Marine Harvest Feed Plant

02/03/2017

Team assembled to deliver Marine Harvest Feed Plant Following approval by the authorities for its fish feed plant in Scotland, Marine Harvest has announced a number of new appointments to deliver the 110m Euro (£93 m) investment. Ben Hadfield, Chief Operating Officer Feed and Managing Director of Marine Harvest Scotland welcomed the new appointments, saying: […]...

Marine Harvest welcomes Scottish Feed Plant approval

02/03/2017

Marine Harvest welcomes Scottish Feed Plant approval It’s full steam ahead for Marine Harvest’s Scottish feed plant after it was granted planning permission at today’s (February 21st) meeting of The Highland Council’s North Planning Applications Committee. Construction will start by the end of March and the 110m Euro (£93m) plant will be completed during 2018.  […]...

New Roundabout – A82 Fort William

27/02/2017

  New Roundabout – A82 Fort William upcoming works to be carried out on the A82 on North Road, Fort William. These works are programmed to commence on 13th March 2017. As part of the contracted works for Morbaine Ltd who are building a retail development, the  works involve the following main activities; Construction of […]...

Get Investors in Young People Accredited for Free! *

22/02/2017

Get Investors in Young People Accredited for Free! *   We are delighted to update you on the funding available to your organisation to support your youth employment activity.   You could be eligible to receive up to 50% funding towards the cost of Investors in Young People (IIYP) assessment as well as a day’s […]...

Get involved with Scottish Apprenticeship Week – #ScotAppWeek17, 6-10 March 2017

20/02/2017

Get involved with Scottish Apprenticeship Week – #ScotAppWeek17, 6-10 March 2017 Scottish Apprenticeship Week is the annual campaign to show that apprenticeships work for businesses, individuals and the economy. Developing the Young Workforce West Highland are teaming up with Skills Development Scotland, to visit each of our nine schools: Portree, Plockton, Gairloch, Ullapool, Kilchuimen, Mallaig, […]...

Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme (AWRS)

20/02/2017

Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme (AWRS)   Do you produce or sell alcohol wholesale?   If you sell alcohol to another business you may need to apply to register for AWRS. If you are planning to start a business doing this, you must apply at least 45 days before your business starts.   If you haven’t […]...

Loch Abar Mòd 2017 promotional leaflet launched!

15/02/2017

Loch Abar Mòd 2017 promotional leaflet launched!   The Lochaber Royal National Mòd Local Organising Committee launched the Loch Abar Mòd promotional leaflet at the Local Organising Committee (LOC) meeting earlier this week. The Local Committee are supported by the Highland Council Gaelic Team. Officials from An Comunn Gàidhealach attended the meeting and gave a […]...

THE UNDERWATER CENTRE AWARDED FOR INCREASING DIVER SAFETY

08/02/2017

THE UNDERWATER CENTRE AWARDED FOR INCREASING DIVER SAFETY   Leading subsea training and trials facility, The Underwater Centre, Fort William, has picked up a top award at the prestigious 2017 Subsea UK Awards ceremony in Aberdeen (February 2nd, 2017). The Centre triumphed in the Innovation for Safety Award for its role in improving diver safety […]...

Latest Training Schedule – Safety Training Solutions

07/02/2017

Latest training Courses from Safety Training Solutions Safety Training Solutions is a new dynamic training organisation whose aim is to provide Health and Safety Training to a variety of industries, whatever your business we can provide something to suit your needs! Our fully qualified team can cater to your business requirements at realistic prices, backed […]...

Making Skills Work for Employers in Lochaber – Work Based Learning / The Apprenticeship Family

Making Skills Work for Employers in Lochaber – Work Based Learning / The Apprenticeship Family   Wednesday 29th March 2017 4pm-6pm: West Highland College UHI – Fort William, Carmichael Way, Fort William, PH33 6FF   Europe’s highest performing economies are supported by strong systems of work based learning, contributing to low unemployment and fewer skill […] ... Read more

Team assembled to deliver Marine Harvest Feed Plant

Team assembled to deliver Marine Harvest Feed Plant Following approval by the authorities for its fish feed plant in Scotland, Marine Harvest has announced a number of new appointments to deliver the 110m Euro (£93 m) investment. Ben Hadfield, Chief Operating Officer Feed and Managing Director of Marine Harvest Scotland welcomed the new appointments, saying: […] ... Read more

Marine Harvest welcomes Scottish Feed Plant approval

Marine Harvest welcomes Scottish Feed Plant approval It’s full steam ahead for Marine Harvest’s Scottish feed plant after it was granted planning permission at today’s (February 21st) meeting of The Highland Council’s North Planning Applications Committee. Construction will start by the end of March and the 110m Euro (£93m) plant will be completed during 2018.  […] ... Read more

New Roundabout – A82 Fort William

  New Roundabout – A82 Fort William upcoming works to be carried out on the A82 on North Road, Fort William. These works are programmed to commence on 13th March 2017. As part of the contracted works for Morbaine Ltd who are building a retail development, the  works involve the following main activities; Construction of […] ... Read more

View all news articles

30
Mar

Keeping your business secure – Cyber Essentials. Don’t know where to start with Cyber Security for your business ? The government estimates that 1 in 4 small businesses will get caught out by cyber crime this year with considerable expense and disruption to the affected business. Find out how the Cyber Essentials scheme can reduce […] ... Read more

Crieff Hydro Family of Hotels BSW Timber Corpach Boat Building Company marine harvest Supported by the Highland Council Supported by Highlands and Islands Enterprise