Free childcare added hours roll-out delayed

Published: Fri 23 Mar 2018


INCREASED free childcare and early education hours will be introduced in some nurseries this summer - but there are fears Highland Council is falling behind in the roll out. The 1140 free hours per year

Police to be called over Dingwall parking abuse

Published: Fri 23 Mar 2018

Councillor Alister Mackinnon.

ROSS-SHIRE councillors targeted by abuse online and through posters put up in Dingwall over plans to consult on the introduction of parking charges in the town have spoken of their disappointment over

Community rallies for Alness beauty spot clean-up

Published: Wed 21 Mar 2018

Alness Point

Volunteers filled dozens of bags with rubbish during their clean-up at Alness Point. A TASK force of determined volunteers descended on a blighted Easter Ross beauty spot this week for a clean-up blitz

Air cadet alert for Wester Ross villagers

Published: Wed 21 Mar 2018

Ullapool ATC

Fraser Fotheringham (left) accepts a cheque for the Cardiac Risk in the Young charity from ATC warrant officer Colin Boyle. Cadets have raised thousands for good causes over the years. A WESTER Ross Air

Red squirrels appeal will help reintroduction work

Published: Thu 22 Mar 2018

red squirrel

RED squirrels could become a much more common sight in parts of Ross-shire and the wider Highlands after a conservation charity launched an appeal to extend its reintroduction programme. Trees for Life

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