New shuttle aims to ease congestion woes

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A BUS operator committed to a seasonal Black Isle service which could dramatically ease congestion at a visitor hotspot admits it’s "a calculated risk" – but is hopeful of making inroads into an untapped market.

The wheels of a "Dolphin Shuttle" linking Fortrose and Rosemarkie via Chanonry Point are set to roll for the first time on April 1 thanks to a commitment from DE Coaches to run the service until the end of August.

The idea was flagged up by Fortrose and Rosemarkie Community Council in a bid to ease congestion at what has become a magnet for…