This Week In News

Emojional Addition to Council Website
New Family Feeling in Fort William
Fibre Broadband for Sutherland Village of Ardgay
NHS Highland Award Goes to Beacon of Light
HebCelt Strengthens Traditional Ties With Canada
New Ambassador for Inverness Airport’s Midnight Runway Run
Sophie Shines At Ironworks
Engineering Your Future Career
Votes Cast as Public Shows Support for Community Projects
All-Abilities Access Improvements in Glen Nevis
Road Improvement Works Completed on Swordale Road, Evanton
A Scoop of the Good Stuff

Featured News

SCBU Donation

Hazel Jane MacDonald from Inverness paid a visit to the Special Care Baby Unit in Inverness today to hand over a gift to mark her 21st birthday.

Feb 27, 2017 | Read More ›

Aquatic Biodiversity Expert to Give Free Talk

Professor Eric Verspoor (pictured) an expert in aquatic biodiversity will give a free talk in Inverness next month as part of the University of the Highlands and Islands’ public lecture series.

Feb 27, 2017 | Read More ›

HIE Board Welcomes Positive Endorsement of its Role

The Board of Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has welcomed Professor Lorne Crerar’s report on proposed governance arrangements to support the outcomes of the Scottish Government’s Enterprise and…

Feb 27, 2017 | Read More ›

Information Session for Prospective Council Candidates

Places are still available for an information session being held this weekend for prospective candidates in the forthcoming Moray Council elections.

Feb 27, 2017 | Read More ›

Further A9 Ground Investigations to Start Next Week

Motorists using the A9 are being asked to plan ahead for traffic restrictions on a section of the road between Tay Crossing and Ballinluig.

Feb 27, 2017 | Read More ›

Funding Confirmed for NHS Highland

Increase of £9.4 million.

Feb 24, 2017 | Read More ›

Labour Hoist White Flag on Brexit

Shameful capitulation to Tories on The EU.

Feb 24, 2017 | Read More ›

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Columnists

A snapshot of 2016 from Iain Lundy

At the end of every year, we always look back and remember those who are no longer with us. Of course, people die every year, we know that, but let’s be honest 2016 has been quite a year for celebrity…

Do Not Call Me Napoleon- Pig

It’s said to be illegal in France to call a pig Napoleon one of these spurious claims which has its roots in an old law that forbids you bad-mouthing the head of state.

Jimmy Grylls Comes to Terms With the Space Age

You are standing in the middle of a field; nothing is moving; all is still. But is this really true?

Straight Talking From Clarkson and co.

On Christmas Eve, as my partner headed upstairs to continue his Spanish lessons, I settled down to wrap presents while watching the New Top Gear – or the ‘The Grand Tour’ to use its official name.

They Don’t Mind So We Don’t Matter

Time to wake up and face reality!

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