27th August 2014
Warm Home Discount scheme
Please find attached information on the SSE Warm Home Discount scheme which is now open for applications. The annual scheme provides a range of support for customers in particular circumstances, including those with a disability, long term illness, or who are elderly and on a low income. The assistance available includes a credit towards winter fuel bills, debt relief, free energy efficient appliances and benefit entitlement checks.
Dr. Stephen Carr (Principal Policy Officer - Climate Change, Highland Council)
27th April 2014
Tain Town Centre Action Plan – Tain Charrette
A new page has been opend on the website to cover this important process.
25th February 2014
Proposed Closure of Service Points
Considerable concern was expressed by the Community Council at last night's meeting at Highland Council’s proposal to close most of the Service Points across the Highland area.
An open letter sent today to Councillor Dave Fallows (Finance, Housing and Resources Committee Chairman) can be found on the Press Releases page.
21st February 2014
Town Centre Regeneration
Tain has been granted finance to look at the possibilities of Town Centre Regeneration.
In late April there will be two days of public meetings (sometimes called a “Charrette") to gather and put together ideas which can be used to draw up a Town Centre Action Plan.
This plan can then be used to bid for funding for Town Centre Development Projects.
Please watch the press, town notice boards and this web site for details of meeting times and places.
30th November 2013
Inner Moray Firth Proposed Local Development Plan
The Proposed Plan which provides policies and site allocations to guide development in the area over the next 20 years can be viewed on The Highland Council website.
There are a series of public consultations. The nearest to Tain is in Invergordon: