Samantha Bacon hugs Cathy Stafford as they and other elated campaigners emerge into the sunshine outside the Community Centre
Sandy Park proposed the Deveron Homes outline application for Sandown be refused and was backed by all around the table to applause from the public benches:
What some of the objectors said:
Dr Joan Noble: ' Nairn shouldn't have to prostitute itself to raise money for Highland Council'
Australian mannie married to a Nairn women : 'You live in one of the most beautiful places in the world. For God's sake don't build this crap'.
John Mackie, suburban community council: 'Bag it and bin it!'.
The amazing sight of out of town councillors backing the local councillors and the people of Nairn. could this be the start of further bridge building between the Council and the community? A fuller report and pictures later. It's a beautiful day Gurnites and our protests have been heard, understood and acted on. Enjoy, even rejoice if you like :-)