Animal-Health

Have your say | Animal Health & Welfare Act Amendment

The Scottish Government are seeking views on proposals to strengthen the enforcement of animal welfare legislation by; • increasing the maximum available penalties for certain animal cruelty offences (including offences[…]

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Scottish Money

Have your say: Access to Financial Services in Scotland

The Scottish Affairs Committee wants to hear from you on your experiences of accessing financial services in Scotland. The Committee is examining how access to financial services in Scotland has[…]

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Moray Licensing Matters Event

Moray Licensing Board invite you to ‘Licensing Matters’ in partnershipwith Police Scotland and NHS. The event will focus upon: Moray Council – New Licensing PolicyPolice Scotland – Vulnerability Through IntoxicationMoray[…]

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SSE Resilient Communities Fund open for bids

SSEN (Scottish and Southern Electricity Network) north of Scotland Resilient Communities Fund is now open for applications. The £140,000 fund is available for non-profit making organisations, community groups and charities[…]

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Community Asset Register (CAR)

Back in October 2017 the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service launched the Community Asset Register (CAR). Essentially this is a register of volunteers who have a particular asset or skill[…]

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Community Justice

Community Justice Scotland’s ‘Second Chancers’ campaign was recently launched and provides information about how communities across Scotland are benefiting from Community Justice. The Harvest Reaper restoration project at Burghead is[…]

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Vishing

Vishing Frauds

An alert issued by Police Scotland states that there has been a noticeable increase in vishing frauds against the elderly. Vishing is defined as “the fraudulent practice of making phone[…]

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Feasibility study to be undertaken on historic closed Moray hospital

A historic Moray hospital that was closed by NHS Grampian last October will be the subject of a feasibility study organised by the local community. Leanchoil Hospital in Forres was[…]

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