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Donald Trump says UK 'doing great' after Brexit vote: The US president-elect promises a quick trade deal with the UK after he takes office in four days' time.
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.
Pound falls ahead of Theresa May Brexit speech: Sterling hits its lowest level against the dollar since October's flash crash before later edging back up.
Moving from ESA to JSA? We are currently running workshops for people need some help with getting their foot on the employment ladder.
Kyrgyzstan plane crash: Turkish cargo jet hits homes: A Turkish cargo plane flying from Hong Kong hits a village as it crashes near Bishkek.
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.
Breast cancer patients' distress at withdrawal of Kadcyla: Health watchdog NICE rejects life-extending drug Kadcyla for use on the NHS on cost grounds.
Since 2006 over 600 people have successfully moved into employment.
Tunisia attack: Inquests to open into deaths of 30 Britons: A coroner is to hear evidence of how 30 Britons were killed at a Tunisian beach resort in 2015.
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.