Monthly Archives: March 2011

The NICE response to PED Committee’s consideration of Nairn town centre development brief

NICE welcomed the willingness of Council officials to engage in dialogue with the local community and to take on board the ideas that emerged during the consultation period. We recognise the need for the Council to have some interim guidance in place … Continue reading

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Housing, Working, Shopping, Driving…

HOUSING, WORKING, SHOPPING, DRIVING….. IT WILL ALL BE IN THE LOCAL PLAN! Members of NICE met on Thursday 10 March for an update on current activity. The Town Centre – decision imminent on interim development brief Highland Council officials will … Continue reading

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The Farmers’ Showfield

The future of the Farmers’ Showfield is certainly a matter which has over the years prompted considerable discussion – and strong feelings – around the town.  We are grateful for the comments posted in an earlier thread and feel that … Continue reading

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Think-Tank, Talking Shop… Or Practical Planning Group?

The NICE meeting on 25 February discussed tasks and priorities, and debated how the group could most effectively influence the plans for the future of Nairn. Priorities – Town Centre versus  Local Plan Some people argued that NICE had been … Continue reading

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