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Apple should repay Ireland 13bn euros, European Commission rules: Ireland should recover up to €13bn (£11bn) from Apple in back taxes, the European Commission rules, but both parties say they will appeal.
Our programme to work with young people who have autism and are still at school is nearing the end of its second year. The programme has supported many young people throughout the highlands to engage with the community around them and to start to think about life outwith school.
Southern Health NHS Trust boss Katrina Percy resigns: The chief executive of troubled Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust, Katrina Percy, resigns over "media attention".
Moving from ESA to JSA? We are currently running workshops for people need some help with getting their foot on the employment ladder.
Topless Marianne remark by PM Manuel Valls stirs French row: Prime Minister Manuel Valls angers political rivals by invoking the symbol of the French republic, Marianne, in the row over "burkini" beach bans.
Since January 2013 the Shirlie Project has moved 32% of people on the Try It Out contract into employment and 45% into a work placement. The contract which is funded by the Highland Council enables people to get back to work either with support or just some help in the right direction.
UK and France pledge 'close co-operation' to resolve Calais migrants issue: The UK and France have pledged to work together and "step up" efforts to improve the migrant situation in Calais.
Since 2006 over 600 people have successfully moved into employment.
Notting Hill Carnival: Police officers 'dread' the event: Some police officers "dread" the Notting Hill Carnival and are being used as "professional punchbags", according to rank-and-file officers.
The Shirlie Project is delighted to announce that we are delivering an employment programme for young people aged 16 - 24 throughout the Highlands. The programme will offer a variety of employment skills including work placements. We have also been approved to deliver 2 SCQF qualifications at Level 3 & 4 in Employability and the Certificate of Work Readiness. Please contact us if you are interested in a fun and lively course that will give you lifelong skills.
We are delighted to announce 4 years funding from the Big Lottery which will allow us to continue to deliver employment services for people furthest removed from the labour market.