Inverness Half Marathon Event Offers Motivation to Get Active!

LACKING the motivation to stick to your new year’s resolution of getting out there and getting active? Don’t fret because Active Inverness has inspiration to carry you through – in the form of the upcoming Global Energy Group Inverness Half Marathon (+5K Fun Run and 5K Team Attack Events!) Taking place on Saturday March 17, 2013, the Inverness Half Marathon offers the chance to set yourself a goal to aim for on those days when your oomph goes awry! Running Events in Inverness Choose Read more [...]
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Hogmanay in the City in the Highlands!

If you are looking for a truly authentic Scottish New Year experience, then why not head for the heart of the Highlands – the spiritual home of Hogmanay! From a city break in the Highland capital of Inverness, where Hogmanay will be marked by dedicated celebrations, to a stay in the surrounding wildernesses, which are perfect for relaxing and recharging ready to face the year ahead, this iconic destination is the perfect place to see in 2013 in style. Inverness Hogmanay Celebrations  If Read more [...]
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Last Minute Christmas Shopping? Shop Inverness!

With four days to go until Christmas it’s time to ensure that you have everything you need for the holidays, and there’s no better place to find your festive must-haves than in Inverness. Consumers wanting to “Shop Inverness” before Christmas comes have a range of options open to them, with something to suit all shopping styles! Largest Shopping Centre in the Highlands Head to the city’s Eastgate Centre – the Highlands largest shopping venue with more than 60 stores offering Read more [...]
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The Art of Inverness – Highland City’s Creative Community

Across the ages artists have headed to the Highlands in search of inspiration – with many of them spending time in the city of Inverness. So it should come as no surprise that the City in the Highlands is home to vibrant and active artistic scene – with contemporary and traditional creatives coming together to shape the artistic identity of our city. Inverness offers an exciting array of art galleries and creative initiatives – making it a great place to come to seek out art and artistic Read more [...]
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Images of Inverness – Competition Winners Revealed

When we joined forces with the Inverness Courier and asked you to submit your very best pictures of Inverness for our 2013 calendar competition we knew we were in for a treat, and we were right! The winning entries were publicly revealed last week with a week long exhibition at the top venue for shopping in Inverness - the Eastgate Centre. So with calendars on sale now we thought it was high time we shared these winning photos of Inverness with the worldwide web... Winning Photographs from Read more [...]
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Tasty Ness Food Festival offers True Flavour of Inverness

With its amazing natural surroundings, strong Highland traditions and exciting local innovators, it is no surprise that Inverness offers up a real feast of flavours when it comes to food. From fine dining to fresh produce, Inverness is up there with the very best, offering a range of enticing food products and eating experiences to those who choose to “Dine Inverness”. With local seafood second to none, gorgeous game from the surrounding areas and locally produced accompaniments ranging Read more [...]
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Inverness Film Festival – Big Screen Magic in the Heart of the Highlands

Today marks the beginning of the 10th annual Inverness Film Festival – bringing all the magic of the big screen to the heart of the Highlands. The five-day film festival is a feast of celluloid and digital delights – with screenings between today and Sunday charting the evolution of an art form as well as a large selection of premieres (Scottish and UK). Jam-Packed Programme for Inverness Film Festival As the Inverness Film festival marks its 10th anniversary as a beacon for Read more [...]
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Wildlife Watching in Inverness

We expect most people know that, as The City in the Highlands, Inverness is surrounded by some wonderful wildernesses home to amazing wildlife – which is why it is no surprise that the BBC’s Autumnwatch team selected the nearby Aigas Field Centre as the base for its 2012 broadcasts. However, what you might not realise is that Inverness itself also offers some superb Highland habitats which attract a great selection of birds and beasts – meaning you don’t even have to head out of the Read more [...]
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Autumn Entertainment on Offer in Inverness

The autumn has arrived in full force here in Inverness, providing some spectacular changes to our natural surroundings, with the woods and hills across our area an amazing palate of seasonal hues that must be seen to be believed. But that is not all that the season has brought to the City in the Highlands – as we prepare for a range of autumnal entertainment in Inverness with something on offer for all the family! Ness Islands Halloween Show Today (Friday October 26th) and tomorrow Read more [...]
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London, Paris and… Inverness!

The Eastgate Shopping Centre in Inverness will be channelling the Big Apple next week when it presents the exciting New York, New York Fashion Show! (continues below...)   On Friday, Oct 26th, the favourite Inverness shopping venue will play host to fashionistas from across the Highlands as they put on their annual charity fashion show, just in time for the start of the party season! Featuring aspiring models of all ages from across the Inverness area, the event will showcase the new Read more [...]
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