This page provides you with links to other sites that are relevant to the work of our community council or to the Knockbain CC communities.
Various groups and clubs also meet weekly in both North Kessock and Munlochy villages. We will show details of special events and talks in our Community Calendar. Details of regular meetings are availabe from the links below, the local venue booking calendars and social media pages (see the Calendar page for more information). Other groups meet at the Primary Schools, North Kessock Bowling Club the North Kessock Ticket Office and local churches. If you can't find the group or activity you are looking for please contact us and we may be able to find someone who knows!
Groups include: Toddlers groups, Playgroups, Cubs & Beavers (for boys and gorls),Women's Institute, Mens Shed, Local History, Games clubs, Bowls, Badminton, Dog training, Highland Dancing, Keep Fit, Judo ... and more.
We also have lots of volunteering opportunities in the area if you would like to become more involved wih your community. They incude:
- Community Council
- Amenities and Hall Committees
- Torgorm Amenity Area Work parties
- RANK (path clearing, social events, IT, village upkeep and more!)
- Ticket Office Project
- Black Isle Cares
- Black Isle Mens Shed
- Black Isle Voluntary Transport
- Munlochy Animal Aid
- North Kessock Community Pier
New volunteers are aways welcome and previous experience is generally not required. Please see linksfor more information on any of the above organisations, or ask us for more details.
Local Government, Planning and Licensing
Local Groups, Clubs and Associations Councillors
Highland Council elected members for the Black Isle Ward (Ward 9)
Fix My Street
Mapping and reporting street problems to the councils responsible for fixing them – anywhere in the UK
Where to find information about local planning applications, which are discussed at each Community Council meeting
Local Services and Amenities Black Isle Mens Shed
Based in Avoch and Munlochy, for men from across the Black Isle to come together and share tools and resources to work together on projects of their own choosing
Fortrose Academy Parent Council
The Parent Council at Fortrose is a group of parents and carers who serve the school through volunteering to make the school a better place for our kids.
NK Primary School Parent Council
For all Parent Forum members in supporting the Parent Council of North Kessock Primary assist the Staff in creating positive opportunities for all pupils
North Kessock Carefree Club
An informal social group meeting every Wednesday at NK Hall from 2pm to 4pm for indoor games (carpet bowls, board games etc)
Residents Association of North Kessock (RANK)
An association of volunteers from the IV3 postcode area formed to bring about improvements to the village, both physically and socially, in conjunction with the other village community groups.
Other Black Isle Community CouncilsOther Local Information Black Isle Cares
Run by volunteers to work in partnership with NHS Highland and Highland Home Carers to improve care at home services for adults with health and social cafe needs
Black Isle Community Car Scheme
A car sharing scheme coordinated by Rosshire Voluntary Action. Volunteer drivers provide lifts to clients within the Black Isle area.
Black Isle Information
A website with information, news and events for locals and visitors to the Black Isle; including churches, clubs and societies in the area
Our Local Larder
A directory of food and drink producers, and retailers and restaurants that sell local food
Links from Transition Black Isle for planning your journey by public transport