Regular readers will remember the Gurn has recently published a few articles on this subject. (scroll down on that page if you follow the link). Well the clock has been ticking very quickly and in less than 48 hours the matter will be discussed at the Highland Council's Planning, Environment and Development Committee. The Director has recommended applications but will Nairn feature? You can read the relevant document here.
A regular Gurnite is wondering if the business community and the Visit Nairn Group has done any lobbying of our councillors on this subject and indeed,whether there should have been some public consultation on the subject from our four councillors? Will Nairn be in with a shout? We'll just have to see what comes out of that meeting and as the report states:
'The first deadline for applications will be 5 June 2009. The Scottish Government hope to
complete the assessment process and be able to announce offers of grant around 30 July