Patients to be asked about permenent closure of Burghead and Hopeman surgeries

Health & Social Care Moray is undertaking a formal consultation on its proposal to permanently close the branch surgeries in Burghead and Hopeman.  The two buildings temporarily closed in March 2020. All patients of Moray Coast Medical Practice currently have in-person appointments at the Lossiemouth medical centre, as well as telephone, online and video consultations. … Read more

New deputies appointed to Moray Lieutenancy

Two new Deputy Lieutenants have been appointed to the Moray Lieutenancy. It follows the stepping down of former Deputy Lieutenants, having reached the age of 75: George McIntyre DL, former Convener of Moray Council, and Ian Urquhart CBE DL, former Managing Director of Gordon and MacPhail, and current President of Johnstons of Elgin. Mrs Zara … Read more

Brass band will celebrate 30 years of magical music making

Popular community band, Moray Concert Brass are celebrating their 30th birthday and everyone is invited to the party. The evening of great music will be held at Elgin Town Hall on Saturday 27 August at 7pm, and there’s something for everyone on the playlist, so whether you like Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody, Disney’s Colours of the wind, a medley of … Read more

Major plans revealed for schools and housing in Elgin

Advance notice of two major planning applications set to be submitted to Moray Council was considered by councillors yesterday (Tuesday 16 August). Proposal of Application Notices (PAN) have been received by the local authority and were put to members of the Planning and Regulatory Services Committee ahead of any applications being submitted. Proposals for housing … Read more

Moray residents asked for voice on housing needs

Housing estate, Forres

Moray Council has launched a survey to gather information on the housing needs and future aspirations of local households. The survey will allow the council to better understand current housing circumstances and ensure a range of housing options are delivered in future. The results will help plan for new housing and housing services, making sure … Read more