Tag: Highland Council

Update sought on visitor levy

The Tourism Committee also agreed that the chair writes to the UK Government to ask for a permanent reduction in VAT that would benefit the tourism and hospitality sector now and for the next few years.

Garden waste collections continue until the end of November

The Garden Waste Collection Service is for the recycling of the following from your garden: grass cuttings, hedge trimmings, twigs and small branches, flowers, plants and weeds.  Customers are asked to check the contents of their bin to ensure it contains no contamination.  

Atlantic Views: Joanne Matheson

At a meeting taking place today, (September 10) councillors are being asked to approve this altered formula. If approved this will be yet another example of Inverness applying one rule for them, and another for the rest of us, and will be contrary to what Scottish Government intended, for ‘100 percent of revenues’ to go to local communities.