Inverness Archive

Artist’s impressions released of new Inverness prison

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-39442743 The Scottish Prison Service (SPS) has released an artist’s impression of its planned new prison for Inverness. SPS has proposed building a new Inverness prison on a site behind the Inverness Retail Park on the A96. The site, …

Have your say on the new £66million jail being built in Inverness

Source: https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/inverness/1200309/first-public-event-for-new-inverness-prison-to-be-held-next-week/ The public will be consulted on the new proposed location for a £66million jail in Inverness next week. The Scottish Prison Service (SPS) has confirmed it will hold a drop-in event at Inshes Church on Thursday, March 30. …

Another site considered for new Highland prison

Source: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/homenews/14583964.Another_site_considered_for_new_Highland_prison/ Concerned residents in a suburb of Inverness have welcomed the news that the Scottish Prison Service (SPS) is now looking elsewhere for a site for a new Highland jail. However it could yet return to their community. The …

New jail could “destroy” Highland community

Source: https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/highlands/888817/jail-plan-anger-grows/?piano_t=1 A thriving Highland community will be destroyed if a prison is built in its midst, according to a prominent SNP politician. Amid growing anger at the absence of public consultation on the choice of Inverness suburb Milton of …

New prison in the pipeline for Inverness

Source: http://www.scottishconstructionnow.com/11622/new-prison-in-the-pipeline-for-inverness/ Plans have been revealed for a new jail at Milton of Leys in Inverness. The Scottish Prison Service (SPS) has notified Highland Council of its plan to potentially submit a formal planning application for an area of land …