News and Blogs - Caithness and North Sutherland Regeneration Partnership

Weekly update, 4th and 11th June

15th Jun, 2018

Energy & Business Services: I’m looking forward next week to meeting with representatives of Sykes @ Home when they come to Caithness to begin a recruitment process for Homeworkers. CNSRP partner Highlands and Islands Enterprise has continued to work on attracting business services opportunities to the north, and this one will be of interest to […]

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Weekly update, 28th May

01st Jun, 2018

Tourism: Interesting to note that Whitbread have this week confirmed an intention to submit planning application to build a Premier Inn in Thurso. The proposal is for ground near Thurso railway station, and the news has been given a cautious welcome, with some questions about effects on existing hotel businesses. More at https://www.johnogroat-journal.co.uk/News/Premier-Inn-planned-for-derelict-Thurso-site-31052018.htm  Enabling activities: […]

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Weekly update, weeks 7th – 21st May

25th May, 2018

Energy & business services: As the first towers for the Beatrice Offshore Windfarm arrive in Nigg this week, Crown Estate Scotland has begun looking ahead to the next generation of offshore wind projects in Scotland. The Moray Firth has been a real focal point for offshore wind in Scotland, with the Beatrice project set to […]

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Weekly update, 23rd and 30th April

02nd May, 2018

Energy & business services: This week saw a large number of businesses from the north in Glasgow to attend the annual All-Energy Exhibition and Conference. All-Energy is the UK’s biggest renewable energy event, and in conjunction with CNSRP partner Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE), the businesses exhibited over two days in the HI-Energy pavilion, once […]

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