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iStart Challenge finals a great success

On Thursday 3rd December, the North Highland College UHI – with support from the North Highland Regeneration Fund – hosted the finals of the iStart Challenge, a competition designed to encourage and support entrepreneurial spirit amongst young people in the area.

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Rock Rose team reveal release date for Holy Grass vodka

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Entrepreneurial skills the theme of North Highland Regeneration AGM

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North Highland Regeneration Fund AGM 2015

The North Highland Regeneration Fund would like to invite you to its ninth Annual General Meeting, held in the Ballroom at the Pentland Hotel, Thurso on Wednesday 11th November 2015 at 11am.

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New competition for entrepreneurial youths launched

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Thurso cinema boss in ambitious new venture

Thurso Cinema boss Rob Arthur is in the throes of re-opening a complex in Wales as part of his company’s plans to run a chain throughout the UK.

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Update from Dunnet Bay Distillers

The North Highland Regeneration Fund managing agent went on a visit to Dunnet Bay Distillers to catch up with the team behind internationally acclaimed Rock Rose Gin to discuss their current position, as well as their exciting plans for the future.

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Christmas Food & Drink at the Castle of Mey

Come along to the Castle of Mey on the 29th and 30th November, where the North Highland Regeneration Fund will be showcasing a range of seasonal produce from some of the local businesses it has helped support

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Distillery licence application a success

An application made by Dunnet Bay Distillers to be allowed to sell alcohol has been approved.

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Event highlights regeneration fund support

A regeneration fund has underwritten £1.4 million in "soft" loans to over 40 small and medium-sized businesses in the Dounreay travel-to-work area since it launched in 2007.

North Highland Regeneration Fund (NHRF), which is bankrolled by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA), has helped create or safeguard over 200 jobs in…

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NHRF Reception and Information Event

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NHRF loan provides concrete results as new distillery finishes foundations

Dunnet Bay Distillers Ltd today (28th February) finished laying the foundations of their new distillery at Dunnet, in what promises to be the start of an exciting year for this ambitious new business. The company, which has been supported in the construction of the distillery by a loan from North…

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Caithness Business Fund welcomes new applicants

Caithness Business Fund is now open to a wider business audience and is encouraging new applications.

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Young Enterprise the theme of AGM

‘Young Enterprise’ and ‘Entrepreneurship’ were the two overriding themes of North Highland Regeneration Fund’s Annual General Meeting held last Friday at the Pentland Hotel in Thurso.

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North Highland Regeneration Fund AGM

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New Community Benefit Fund now Open for Business

Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund has been set-up to disburse funds from the newly commissioned Baillie Wind Farm which is contributing £100,000 per annum for the 25 year life of the wind farm for the benefit of West Caithness.

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Banks double cash pot for tourism firms

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Caithness Business Fund launched

A new Fund has been launched to assist small businesses with their business growth and development and promote the economic growth of Caithness and North Sutherland.

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Business activity growth fastest

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Risk taking pays off in difficult times

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Fund to support wave power

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Caithness Chamber of Commerce on the move

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Forum pushes for early improvements to Berriedale

The Caithness Chamber of Commerce, under the auspices of the Caithness Transport Forum, has written to John Swinney to emphasise the importance of re-aligning the Berriedale Braes to support business moving forward for the emerging renewables industry.

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NDA announcement on National Nuclear Archive

The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) today announced a decision to proceed with the next phase of the National Nuclear Archive project.

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Business fund has helped secure over 200 jobs

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NHRF AGM 9 November 2012

The sixth Annual General Meeting of the North Highland Regeneration Fund will be held at the Large Lounge in the Pentland Hotel on 9 November 2012 at 11.00am.

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