News and Blogs - Caithness and North Sutherland Regeneration Partnership

Weekly update, 1st April

05th Apr, 2019

Morning sun on Castle Varrich, Tongue. SpaceHub Sutherland: Ivan McKee MSP, Scottish Government Minister for Trade, Investment & Innovation visited the north this week, and I was delighted to be invited to take part with HIE colleagues in a meeting with the Minister in Tongue. Representatives of Melness Crofters Estate, Lockheed Martin, Orbex Space met […]

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Weekly update, 25th March

29th Mar, 2019

SpaceHub Sutherland: The team’s weekly presence in Tongue continued this week, and June Love from the team also delivered a presentation on the project to members of the Thurso & Wick Trades Union Council at its meeting this week. I attend all of the Trades Council’s meetings, so it was good to hear the unanimously […]

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Weekly update, 18th March

22nd Mar, 2019

Energy & Business Services: I’m delighted to see yesterday’s news that Restore Digital have announced the creation of 39 new job opportunities in Wick. The Restore UK group will already be familiar in Caithness as the operator of the Nucleus facility in Wick, where around 30 people already work in the nuclear and Caithness archive. […]

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Weekly update, 4th & 11th March

15th Mar, 2019

SpaceHub Sutherland: Further community engagement events have taken place this week – a drop-in event was held in Tongue on Wednesday, followed by a further drop-in event in Wick on Thursday. An interesting article was published in Forbes magazine last week on SpaceHub Sutherland https://www.forbes.com/sites/jonathanocallaghan/2019/03/01/the-tiny-scottish-community-that-could-start-launching-rockets-to-space/#16a616953db7 and this week the Press & Journal has been running […]

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