Could Moray be the next location for big screen productions?

Filmmakers looking for the perfect setting will soon have hundreds of Moray locations at their fingertips, thanks to a new service to make the region ‘film-friendly’. Screen Moray has been set up to advertise the vast and varied locations that can be used in film and TV productions. And it will also provide a database … Read more

Fochabers abuzz with as Speyfest returns

The picturesque village of Fochabers is abuzz with excitement today as the much-loved Speyfest makes its highly anticipated return.  Kicking off this evening, the festival promises an action-packed three days of music and culture, celebrating Scottish and Celtic traditions.  Speyfest Chair Ashleigh Macgregor said: “All of us at Speyfest are so excited to see our … Read more

‘Historic links and critical identity will be lost’ in boundary change – Moray MP Douglas Ross

Moray MP Douglas Ross has expressed his “major disappointment” at the confirmation that the Moray UK constituency will now be split in two at the next General Election.  Douglas who voiced his opposition to the proposals throughout the consultation process says that the final decision by the Boundary Commission for Scotland will ultimately mean “historic … Read more

Twentieth anniversary shows outdoor learning is ‘alive and well’ in Moray

Local youth charity celebrates 20 years of changing lives Lossiemouth-based outdoor learning and adventure charity, Outfit Moray, will be celebrating 20 years of delivering outdoor learning and adventure activities next month (April). The charity was set up in 2003 by Iain Jamieson, a former regional organiser for outdoor education in Grampian. Iain witnessed first-hand the … Read more