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  Welcome to Inverness Airport | Inverness Airport
Situated in the Highlands, Inverness Airport (INV) operates as the main entryway to air travel in the North of Scotland.
Inverness Airport offers a host of popular flight routes and is the largest amongst the 10 airports in the Highlands and Islands area.
The City of Inverness - around eight miles west of the airport - is one of the fastest growing business and social centres in the UK.
www.invernessairport.com   (291 words)

  Inverness - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Inverness was granted city status by the Queen in December 2000, and celebrated its new status officially in March 2001.
Inverness was one of the chief strongholds of the Picts, and in 565 was visited by Saint Columba with the intention of converting the Pictish king Brude, who is supposed to have resided in the vitrified fort on Craig Phadrig (168 m), 2.4 km west of the city.
As a component of Inverness District of Burghs Inverness was a parliamentary burgh from 1708 to 1918.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Inverness   (1423 words)

 Inverness, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Inverness is a town located in western Marin County, California.
It is also the name of the regional census district or census-designated place; in the 2000 census, the CDP population was 1,421.
Inverness is spread out along approximately 2 miles of the western shore and valleys of Tomales Bay on the Point Reyes Peninsula, it provides services to visitors to the Point Reyes National Seashore.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Inverness,_California   (559 words)

 Inverness: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The river ness is a river flowing from loch ness in scotland, north to inverness and the moray firth....
The moray firth is a roughly triangular area of the north sea, north and east of inverness....
The merkinch is an area of the city of inverness in the scottish highlands....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/i/in/inverness.htm   (3280 words)

 Inverness travel guide - Wikitravel
Inverness [1] is a city in the Highlands of Scotland.
Advertised as "the Gateway to the Highlands" by the local authority, Inverness is regarded as the center for commercial and industry for the Scottish Highlands, with continuing new investment in traditional industries and new hi-tech industries.
Inverness can be reached from the south by the A9 from the south (Perth and M90 from Edinburgh, Glasgow) and from Aberdeen, 110 miles by the A96 road.
wikitravel.org /en/Inverness   (718 words)

 Inverness Corporation, Simply Superior Ear Piercing
All Inverness piercing earrings are either Nickel-free or hypo-allergenic, which significantly reduces the risk of allergic reaction.
The Inverness Ear Piercing System is designed to safely pierce only the earlobe and the outer cartilage portion of the ear.
Inverness recommends that the piercing earrings are left in for 6 weeks after an earlobe piercing and 12 weeks for cartilage.
www.invernesscanada.com /Customer/indexfaq.asp   (356 words)

 Inverness Airport
Inverness Airport is the air gateway for the Highlands and Islands of Scotland and handles more than 330 scheduled flights a week to Scottish and UK destinations.
Taxis are available at the airport and buses operate to and from the airport terminal to Inverness city centre and towns to the east.
Inverness to Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds Bradford and Southampton
www.hial.co.uk /inverness-airport.html   (876 words)

 Inverness Feature Page on Undiscovered Scotland
Inverness, Capital of the Highlands, became Scotland's fifth city in celebration of the start of the Third Millennium.
Progress came to a halt when Inverness was largely destroyed in an attack by Alexander, Lord of the Isles in 1429 to avenge his arrest in the town by James I the previous year (see our Historical Timeline).
At a late stage the Burgh Council increased its demands for compensation for the land and the new Fort George was instead built at Ardersier, some miles to the east of Inverness and close to the rather more recent development of Inverness Airport.
www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk /inverness/inverness/index.html   (723 words)

 Inverness town map - Ronald P A Smith Street Plans
Inverness is, by some considerable margin, the largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland.
Inverness is one of Scotland's main tourist destinations, with a wide variety of good quality accommodation and of places to visit.
As might be expected, Inverness is a good shopping centre where the main chain stores are supplemented by many souvenir shops and a wide variety of specialist outlets, some in charming old-fashioned arcades and others in a modern town centre shopping mall.
www.rpasmith.co.uk /inverness.htm   (1316 words)

 Inverness & Loch Ness Accommodation & Travel - The Internet Guide to Scotland
The Great Glen Way long distance footpath is a 70 mile hike across Scotland between Inverness in the east and Fort William in the west.
Back on the main road from Inverness to Fort Augustus, a roadside cairn was erected by the local people as a memorial to the famous racing motorist who died in 1952 whilst attempting to break the water speed record on Loch Ness.
Close to Inverness Airport and the former RAF Dalcross air base is the Highland Aviation Museum.
www.scotland-info.co.uk /inv-area.htm   (3006 words)

 inverness city | welcomeinverness
Inverness is the City in the Highlands where you'll find the warmest of welcomes - whether you choose to visit, explore, shop, relax or just live Inverness.
Inverness is an exceptional place, the 'in' place to be where there's a real buzz to life and work.
A tribute to Evi Westmore (1975-2007), Public Arts Co-ordinator for Inverness, who died 18th March 2007 can be found here.
www.inverness-scotland.com   (134 words)

 Inverness, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Inverness is a census-designated place located in Marin County, California.
Inverness is located at 38°5'35" North, 122°50'54" West (38.092984, -122.848432)
Lying on the western shore of Tomales Bay on the Point Reyes peninsula, it provides services to visitors to the Point Reyes National Seashore.
www.novato.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Inverness,_California   (458 words)

 City of Inverness   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Inverness, the capital and principal cross-roads of the Highlands of Scotland, has an enviable location at the head of the Great Glen and on the shores of the Moray Firth.
Contemporary local art is on display in various galleries throughout Inverness, notably at art.tm, on the bank of the River Ness, Castle Gallery on Castle Street, and Riverside Gallery on Bank Street.
However, the biggest draw is the Inverness Aquadome which combines numerous water rides and features with a 25 metre pool and various health and leisure facilities.
www.visitscotland.com /aboutscotland/cities/cityofinverness   (548 words)

 Inverness Travel Accommodation Sightseeing - The Internet Guide to Scotland
Capital of the Highlands, Inverness is an excellent touring base with good road, rail and air connections (see transport details and map).
Inverness has an excellent Museum and Art gallery between the castle and the tourist office.
Inverness Castle was built on the site of an earlier fortress in 1835 and sits on a low cliff overlooking the river.
www.scotland-inverness.co.uk /inverness.htm   (2401 words)

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 Inverness Highland Games
While the Inverness Highland Games started in their present form in 1897, the date of the first Games has been lost forever.
The 16 foot plus caber weighs more than a man and it is a feat of enormous skill as well as extraordinary strength to hurl the caber so it turns over and lands in the required 12 o’clock position.
In addition to the pipes, the Pipe Band responsible for making the arrival of the Provost of Inverness (who acts as Chieftain of the Games) will also be performing vigorously throughout the afternoon in order to wake up any spectators basking in the sun.
www.triadhighlandgames.org /inverness.html   (961 words)

 BBC SPORT | Football | Scottish Premier | Inverness CT 1-1 Celtic
Inverness caught the visitors napping by snatching the lead after only 31 seconds.
Craig Brewster flicked on Ross Tokely's throw and Dargo was allowed to swivel and fire the ball into the far corner from a tight angle for his seventh goal of the campaign.
Inverness were awarded a penalty on the half hour when Dargo tumbled after being clipped by McManus.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/football/scot_prem/4534466.stm   (481 words)

 Inverness hotel, Craigdarroch Lodge Hotel, your perfect Inverness hotel, for your holiday in Scotland
Inverness is the Capital of the Highlands and was granted official city status in 2001
Craigdarroch is the ideal Inverness hotel, charming and peaceful with Inverness still easily accessible.
Whilst visiting Inverness be sure to take an open top bus tour of the city which includes stop at Culloden Battlefield.
www.hotel-inverness.co.uk /inverness_hotel.htm   (466 words)

 Inverness Dissertation @ Encyclopedia.LocalColorArt.com (Local Color Encyclopedia)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Eastgate shopping centre has recently gone under a major expansion, making it one of the biggest shopping centres in Scotland.
On his way to the Battle of Harlaw in 1411, Donald, Lord of the Isles, harried the city, and sixteen years later James I held a parliament in the castle to which the northern chieftains were summoned, of whom three were executed for asserting an independent sovereignty.
In 1727 the government built the first Fort George here, but in 1746 it surrendered to the Jacobites and they blew it up.
encyclopedia.localcolorart.com /encyclopedia/Inverness   (958 words)

 Inverness County - Discover the Magic in the Masterpiece
Cape Breton's Ceilidh Trail (Route 19), the Bras d'Or Lakes Scenic Drive, and Hwy 105, all pass through Inverness County, with all roads leading to the famous Cabot Trail.
Inverness County promises some of the most spectacular scenic views and breathtaking sunsets on the island.
Every corner of the County boasts trails, look-offs and scenic vistas where visitors can hike during the day and, in the evening, if you wish, enjoy the heartwarming, shimmering sights as the sun sinks into the ocean.
www.invernessco.com /main.html   (202 words)

 Inverness Medical, Haemonetics name new CFOs - Boston Business Journal:
Inverness Medical Innovations Inc. said Monday that Chief Financial Officer Christopher Lindop has resigned.
Inverness, a Waltham, Mass.-maker of pregnancy tests and other rapid diagnostic products (AMEX: IMA), said David Teitel has been promoted to CFO.
Teitel joined Inverness in 2003 and previously served as vice president of finance.
boston.bizjournals.com /boston/stories/2006/12/11/daily1.html   (443 words)

 Inverness B&B Accommodation bed and breakfast at Melness Guest House Scotland
Having always been committed to giving guests an enjoyable stay with quality service we are proud to announce that we are the first B&B to have received the prestigious 'Hospitality Assured' Award for excellent service in the hospitality industry.
There are also numerous daily trains coming up from London via Edinburgh/Glasgow and Perth to Inverness (see rail timetables online) plus an excellent coach network linking all the major towns in Scotland (see bus times).
And don't forget to allow time to explore Inverness itself with the museum and art gallery by the tourist office, Eden Court Theatre, the Cathedral and the lovely bridges over the River Ness.
www.scotland-info.co.uk /melness   (590 words)

Jillian Sudayan was contacted after members of Inverness saw her performance with a folk rock band called Borrowed.
Once Jillian joined, the band was finally complete and armed with their new front-woman Inverness was ready to make their mark on the local scene.
Even though they are new to the Montreal scene, Inverness has successfully combined a keen technical prowess and a remarkable level of accessibility.
www.myspace.com /invernessband   (1041 words)

 Inverness California
Inverness - Shafter was a Scotsman - served as a summer town from the start, a magnet for many of the Bay Area's comfortable set and later, refugees from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake who unknowlingly relocated atop the same, mischievous San Andreas Fault.
To walk the shady lanes under a canopy of bay, oak, and pine, is to sense a bygone era of endless family picnics, with kids meeting up to adventure in the woods or camp on the beach - an era, observes local writer John Grissim, which if it didn't exist, it certainly should have.
For the visitor, Inverness marks the last settlement before entering the mass of the Point Reyes National Seashore, 72,000 acres of wilderness and beach and ranchland from which one can still see San Francisco.
www.pointreyes.org /inverness.html   (908 words)

 Inverness self catering accommodation apartments Highlands of Scotland
This luxury self catering accommodation in Inverness provides an excellent base for holidays or business.
Inverness also has popular shopping centres and restaurants to tempt you.
Whether you are here on a short break or for a full week, there's plenty to see and do.
www.inverness-apartments.co.uk   (269 words)

 Inverness sets secondary public offering - Daily Business Update - The Boston Globe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Your Guide to personnel changes in the state.
Inverness Medical Innovations Inc. today priced a previously announced secondary public offering of 6 million shares of its common stock at $39.65 a share.
The Waltham company develops, manufactures, and markets consumer and professional medical diagnostic products, principally in the fields of cardiology, infectious diseases, and women's health.
www.boston.com /business/ticker/2007/01/inverness_sets_2.html   (144 words)

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