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Andrew Dixon


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Andy Dixon has been content editor for the Inverness Courier, Ross-shire Journal, Strathspey and Badenoch Herald, Highland News and North Star since November 2016. He joined the company in June 2006 and has covered community news, politics, court, sport, entertainment and business in various roles over the years.

Andrew Dixon

Strictly Inverness: Meet Team Friday

22 February 2024
Strictly Inverness: Meet Team Friday

Strictly Inverness: Meet Team Friday

22 February 2024

The annual dance contest is in aid of organisers and hosts Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


Emergency forces closure of train line between Dingwall and Inverness

21 February 2024
Emergency forces closure of train line between Dingwall and Inverness

Emergency forces closure of train line between Dingwall and Inverness

21 February 2024

Train services are either being cancelled, delayed or revised.


Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Never Gonna Quiz You Up

17 February 2024
Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Never Gonna Quiz You Up

Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Never Gonna Quiz You Up

17 February 2024

This week's pinnacle was the first proper fundraiser that Courier content editor Andy Dixon and dance partner Ruth Mason organised – a quiz night.


Drug-driver stopped near Kessock Bridge

17 February 2024
Drug-driver stopped near Kessock Bridge

Drug-driver stopped near Kessock Bridge

17 February 2024

Inverness Sheriff Court was told: "It was an error of judgement."


Strictly Inverness: Meet Team Thursday

15 February 2024
Strictly Inverness: Meet Team Thursday

Strictly Inverness: Meet Team Thursday

15 February 2024

The annual dance contest is in aid of organisers and hosts Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


PICTURES: Tot's fundraiser in memory of gran boosts Strictly Inverness funds

15 February 2024
PICTURES: Tot's fundraiser in memory of gran boosts Strictly Inverness funds

PICTURES: Tot's fundraiser in memory of gran boosts Strictly Inverness funds

15 February 2024

There were thrills and spills at Fyrish Gymnastics Centre in aid of Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


Horseriding trek from Loch Ness will aid Highland Hospice

14 February 2024
Horseriding trek from Loch Ness will aid Highland Hospice

Horseriding trek from Loch Ness will aid Highland Hospice

14 February 2024

The group will travel for five days in May from Dores to Kinloch Hourn, raising cash along the way.


Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Thank you for all your support so far

10 February 2024
Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Thank you for all your support so far

Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Thank you for all your support so far

10 February 2024

Get a year’s subscription to The Inverness Courier for a £25 charity donation. The deal is in aid of Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


Get a year’s subscription to Ross-shire Journal for a £25 charity donation

09 February 2024
Get a year’s subscription to Ross-shire Journal for a £25 charity donation

Get a year’s subscription to Ross-shire Journal for a £25 charity donation

09 February 2024

The deal is in support of Strictly Inverness in aid of Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


Strictly Inverness dancer accelerates fundraising with NC500 spin in Reliant Robin

04 February 2024
Strictly Inverness dancer accelerates fundraising with NC500 spin in Reliant Robin

Strictly Inverness dancer accelerates fundraising with NC500 spin in Reliant Robin

04 February 2024

She plans to cover the small three-wheeled vehicle in the names of businesses that have sponsored her.


Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: We're a man down... so, come and join us!

03 February 2024
Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: We're a man down... so, come and join us!

Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: We're a man down... so, come and join us!

03 February 2024

There's one missing puzzle piece so if you know a man aged between 45-ish and 69-ish who wants to join the fun, please don't hesitate to contact us.


Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Host with the most expects a fierce competition

27 January 2024
Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Host with the most expects a fierce competition

Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Host with the most expects a fierce competition

27 January 2024

'The days of sequins, fake tan and crowds of adoring supporters screaming for you in admiration will be here in no time,' says Brian Elrick.


7 left in The Traitors – including Inverness contestant

24 January 2024
7 left in The Traitors – including Inverness contestant

7 left in The Traitors – including Inverness contestant

24 January 2024

WARNING: Spoiler alert if you haven't seen the latest episode.


'Rare brain condition will not control me' – Strictly Inverness dancer's efforts are tribute to grandad

24 January 2024
'Rare brain condition will not control me' – Strictly Inverness dancer's efforts are tribute to grandad

'Rare brain condition will not control me' – Strictly Inverness dancer's efforts are tribute to grandad

24 January 2024

Contest's youngest competitor is no stranger to the stage having performed at a number of events as a Highland dancer, including at Disneyland Paris.


UPDATE: Inverness teenager is 'safe and well' after reported missing

24 January 2024
UPDATE: Inverness teenager is 'safe and well' after reported missing

UPDATE: Inverness teenager is 'safe and well' after reported missing

24 January 2024

The public have been thanked for helping track down McKenzie Cochrane who was reported missing.


Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: A start-stop week

20 January 2024
Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: A start-stop week

Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: A start-stop week

20 January 2024

Like it was for most people, wintry weather disrupted this week's plans.


Inverness contestant reaches last 8 of The Traitors

19 January 2024
Inverness contestant reaches last 8 of The Traitors

Inverness contestant reaches last 8 of The Traitors

19 January 2024

WARNING: Spoiler alert if you haven't seen the latest episode.


Inverness contestant reaches last 10 of The Traitors

18 January 2024
Inverness contestant reaches last 10 of The Traitors

Inverness contestant reaches last 10 of The Traitors

18 January 2024

Has another traitor been eliminated? WARNING: Spoiler alert if you haven't seen the latest episode.


Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Let's start dancing

13 January 2024
Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Let's start dancing

Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Let's start dancing

13 January 2024

Our commitment to learning two individual dances and a group dance is repeated weekly up until showtime in May.


Traitors eliminate Highland contestant in latest episode of hit TV show

12 January 2024
Traitors eliminate Highland contestant in latest episode of hit TV show

Traitors eliminate Highland contestant in latest episode of hit TV show

12 January 2024

It leaves one woman from Inverness in the last 13 contestants.


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