Lochardil

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Lochardil
Lochardil is located in Inverness area
Lochardil
Lochardil
Location within the Inverness area
OS grid referenceNH6642
Council area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townInverness
PoliceScottish
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
EU ParliamentScotland
List of places
UK
Scotland
57°27′11″N 4°13′36″W / 57.453099°N 4.226536°W / 57.453099; -4.226536Coordinates: 57°27′11″N 4°13′36″W / 57.453099°N 4.226536°W / 57.453099; -4.226536

Lochardil (/lɒx ardɪl/) (from the Scottish Gaelic: Loch Àrdail meaning the Church Lake) is a residential area in the West of Inverness. The area has an abundance of green spaces, notably MacDonald Park and Lochardil Woods.

Shops in Lochardil

The local school is Lochardil Primary, with most secondary age pupils attending Inverness Royal Academy. There is a pharmacy, a hairdresser and the Best Western Lochardil House Hotel. There are post boxes on Stratherrick Road and Morven Road.

As is the case in the rest of the City, a bus service is provided by Stagecoach Highlands who took over the route from Rapsons' in 2008 (Inverness Courier, 2008) Buses to the city centre run approximately every 30 minutes Monday to Friday, with a reduced timetable in place at weekends.

References[edit]

http://www.inverness-courier.co.uk/News/Hundreds-of-jobs-safe-despite-bus-merger-6135.htm