Forres Access Point to relocate to Forres House Community Centre

Press releases   •   Dec 10, 2019 09:08 GMT

FORRES residents will soon be able to access Moray Council services from the library, within Forres House Community Centre.

The previous access point, at Auchernack, is due to close on 13 December. From 18 December, services including access to Moray Council’s contact centre to make an enquiry or book an appointment, via telephone, will be available – based within Forres library. There will also be support with using publicly-available computers to access services and information.

Opening hours and full details of the facilities available will be available on Moray Council’s website.

Residents are encouraged to call the customer contact centre on 16 and 17 December, while the access point is closed to accommodate the move. Out-of-hours emergencies can be reported on 03457 565656.

Famous for its colony of dolphins, fabulous beaches and more malt whisky distilleries than any where else in Scotland, Moray is a thriving area and a great place to live. Nestling between Aberdeenshire and the Highlands, Moray stretches from Tomintoul in the south to the shores of the Moray Firth, from Keith in the east to Brodie Castle in the west.  

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Christmas and New Year arrangements 2019/20

Press releases   •   Dec 09, 2019 15:28 GMT

Postal voters in Moray urged to return votes as soon as possible

Press releases   •   Dec 04, 2019 14:52 GMT

Libraries in Moray to host fun computer sessions for adults

Press releases   •   Nov 30, 2019 10:00 GMT

Trading Standards issue warning to buy safely on Black Friday and beyond

Press releases   •   Nov 29, 2019 11:46 GMT

Evacuated Lossie households safe to return home

Press releases   •   Nov 28, 2019 11:32 GMT

Flood warning for Lossiemouth and some Moray coastal areas.

Press releases   •   Nov 27, 2019 15:19 GMT

COASTAL areas of Moray are at risk of flooding tonight.

SEPA has issued a flood warning, and says that strong northerly winds and spring tides mean that there is a risk of flooding from waves along the Moray coast, most notably in Lossiemouth.

The worst conditions are expected between around the hours of high tide tonight, with a risk from high waves between 11pm and 2am.

Moray Council are depositing sandbags for use by householders in Shore Street in Lossiemouth, and the Seatown area of Lossiemouth. These will be available by 5pm.

Conditions at Lossiemouth harbour, which is expected to be the worst affected area, will be closely monitored by a senior engineer and senior housing officer from Moray Council, who will be on site, and the council’s emergency response co-ordinator is available 24/7 to deal with any issues arising from potential flooding.

Members of the public are strongly advised to stay at a safe distance from harbour walls and coastal waters, where the risk to public safety from wave overtopping is at its greatest.

Detailed flood maps are available on SEPA’s website: http://map.sepa.org.uk/floodmap/map.htm

Famous for its colony of dolphins, fabulous beaches and more malt whisky distilleries than any where else in Scotland, Moray is a thriving area and a great place to live. Nestling between Aberdeenshire and the Highlands, Moray stretches from Tomintoul in the south to the shores of the Moray Firth, from Keith in the east to Brodie Castle in the west.  

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Thousands of Moray voters to receive postal voting packs this week

Press releases   •   Nov 25, 2019 13:59 GMT

THOUSANDS of voters in Moray will receive their postal voting packs this week, for the 12 December General Election.

The first issue of postal voting packs will be shortly delivered to almost 14,000 voters, most of whom are already registered as existing postal voters from previous elections. Postal voter poll cards have already received by these voters, stating that postal votes will be issued from 3 December. These voters will start to receive their postal votes around 27 November.

The second issue of postal votes will be dispatched from 3 December, for new postal voters and those who have recently made changes. The registration deadline, and last date to apply for a postal vote, is 26 November.

More information about this election and how to complete your postal vote pack can be found online at www.moray.gov.uk/elections.

Famous for its colony of dolphins, fabulous beaches and more malt whisky distilleries than any where else in Scotland, Moray is a thriving area and a great place to live. Nestling between Aberdeenshire and the Highlands, Moray stretches from Tomintoul in the south to the shores of the Moray Firth, from Keith in the east to Brodie Castle in the west.  

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Amphibious weed-cutting machine helping to clear Sanquhar pond

Press releases   •   Nov 24, 2019 10:00 GMT

Medics give primary kids the lowdown on a nursing career

Press releases   •   Nov 22, 2019 15:00 GMT

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Moray Council is the local authority responsible for delivering services in this part of North East Scotland

Famous for its colony of dolphins, fabulous beaches and more malt whisky distilleries than any where else in Scotland, Moray is a thriving area and a great place to live. Nestling between Aberdeenshire and the Highlands, Moray stretches from Tomintoul in the south to the shores of the Moray Firth, from Keith in the east to Brodie Castle in the west.

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