1st Community Council to Sign the Armed Forces Covenant in Moray

1st Community Council to Sign the Armed Forces Covenant in Moray

On Thursday 16th November 2023, Vice Chair of Findhorn and Kinloss Community Council (FKCC) Shaun Moat attended Kinloss Barracks to receive the Armed Forces Bronze Employer Recognition Scheme. The FKCC are the only Community Council in Moray to have signed the Armed Forces Covenant although Moray Council signed the Covenant in 2016 and have recently been awarded the Gold Employers […]

Firework Control Zones are on the horizon

Firework Control Zones are on the horizon

Have your views on how they will work Firework Control Zones (FCZs) are a measure included in the Fireworks and Pyrotechnic Articles (Scotland) Act 2022, and give local authorities the power to designate areas where it will only be permitted to use fireworks as part of a public fireworks display, or by a person who is employed by, or acting […]

Call for Ideas – Moray Local Development Plan 2027

Call for Ideas – Moray Local Development Plan 2027

Work on the new Moray Local Development Plan has started and we expect to adopt this in 2027. The LDP will shape how land and buildings are used over the next 10-20 years which impacts on people’s lives including work, travel, access to open space, play and health. How you can get involved There are a range of engagement activities […]

Winter Wellbeing Community Sauna Funding

Winter Wellbeing Community Sauna Funding

The Findhorn Village Conservation Company is collaborating with the recently launched Watershed Sauna, based at the East Beach Car Park in Findhorn, over the coming winter months to provide a programme of low-cost community sauna sessions for residents of the Findhorn & Kinloss Community Council area during January-March 2023.    These sessions are subsidised thanks to the generous support of […]

NHS Scotland Initiative SHARE

NHS Scotland Initiative SHARE

What is SHARE? SHARE, the Scottish Health Research Register and Biobank. It’s a database of volunteers who are interested in assisting research for improving health. It’s a NHS Research Scotland initiative, supported by the Universities in Scotland and the Chief Scientist Office. What’s involved? When you register for SHARE, you’re agreeing to be contacted for research projects that you may be […]

Recruiting volunteers for St John Scotland Renal Dialysis Patient Transport Service in Moray

Recruiting volunteers for St John Scotland Renal Dialysis Patient Transport Service in Moray

St John Scotland plans to launch a transport service to help serve dialysis patients across Moray. The service, run by volunteers will enhance the transport provision provided free of charge tothose living with chronic kidney disease who must undergo dialysis at Dr Gray’s Hospital, Elgin three times a week. The service is due to began in spring to early summer […]

New Co-opted Community Councillors

New Co-opted Community Councillors

We are pleased to announce that in May we had two members of the public come forward to join the Community Council. Both were candidates for the Forres Ward in the 2022 Moray Council Election but were unsuccessful in getting elected but for us it’s a bonus.  James Hynam James is a father of four and has lived in Kinloss […]