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Gavin Musgrove


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Gavin Musgrove joined the Strathspey and Badenoch Herald in August 1996. He spent three years based at the newspaper's office in Kingussie before joining the P&J in Inverness. He returned to the Strathy as editor working out of the Grantown office in 2001 and has been reporting on the lively news patch ever since including picking up a few awards along the way.

Gavin Musgrove

Departed High Life Highland chief says it has been absolute pleasure to lead charity

14 June 2024
Departed High Life Highland chief says it has been absolute pleasure to lead charity

Departed High Life Highland chief says it has been absolute pleasure to lead charity

14 June 2024

Mark Tate was in post for two years and will remain HLH director


Cairngorms park planners recommend no objection to latest turbines for Monadhliaths

13 June 2024
Cairngorms park planners recommend no objection to latest turbines for Monadhliaths

Cairngorms park planners recommend no objection to latest turbines for Monadhliaths

13 June 2024

Wind farm will form part of huge swathe of turbines if approved by Scottish Ministers


PICTURES: BBC Scotland’s Home of the Year judges really do dig Highlands’ Earth House

16 May 2024
PICTURES: BBC Scotland’s Home of the Year judges really do dig Highlands’ Earth House

PICTURES: BBC Scotland’s Home of the Year judges really do dig Highlands’ Earth House

16 May 2024

This article containers spoilers for anyone who has not yet watched the episode


Could this be Scotland’s Home of the Year?

09 May 2024
Could this be Scotland’s Home of the Year?

Could this be Scotland’s Home of the Year?

09 May 2024

Earth House in Inverness-shire is in running for the title in popular BBC TV series


Repairs being stepped up on the Cairngorm funicular from today

15 April 2024
Repairs being stepped up on the Cairngorm funicular from today

Repairs being stepped up on the Cairngorm funicular from today

15 April 2024

Multiple teams from contractor Balfour Beatty being deployed following end of ski season


Highland MSP seeks urgent clarification over woodburning stove ban in new-build properties

10 April 2024
Highland MSP seeks urgent clarification over woodburning stove ban in new-build properties

Highland MSP seeks urgent clarification over woodburning stove ban in new-build properties

10 April 2024

‘This new guidance has left Highland householders amazed and bemused’


UPDATE: Man in critical condition following A9 crash near Aviemore yesterday

06 March 2024
UPDATE: Man in critical condition following A9 crash near Aviemore yesterday

UPDATE: Man in critical condition following A9 crash near Aviemore yesterday

06 March 2024

Police are appealing for witnesses of accident which closed road for nearly eight hours


Four people caught up in avalanche in the Cairngorms

29 February 2024
Four people caught up in avalanche in the Cairngorms

Four people caught up in avalanche in the Cairngorms

29 February 2024

One member of the group ended up buried waist deep in snow


WATCH: Snow monkey Honshu is on the move again – but this time he is being escorted

29 February 2024
WATCH: Snow monkey Honshu is on the move again – but this time he is being escorted

WATCH: Snow monkey Honshu is on the move again – but this time he is being escorted

29 February 2024

Famous monkey who hit headlines after the 'Ape Escape' is moving to new home


Potential ban on recreational fires in Cairngorms goes out to public consultation

08 February 2024
Potential ban on recreational fires in Cairngorms goes out to public consultation

Potential ban on recreational fires in Cairngorms goes out to public consultation

08 February 2024

Park boss says 'Significant wildfire in the national park could have devastating consequences'


Cairngorms National Park Authority scoops £10.7m from National Lottery

05 February 2024
Cairngorms National Park Authority scoops £10.7m from National Lottery

Cairngorms National Park Authority scoops £10.7m from National Lottery

05 February 2024

Funding – which could eventually reach £42m – will make region the UK's first net zero national park


'No definite timescale' for the return of Cairngorm funicular

02 February 2024
'No definite timescale' for the return of Cairngorm funicular

'No definite timescale' for the return of Cairngorm funicular

02 February 2024

Skier numbers will have to be limited over busy half-term holidays with mountain train being out of action


BREAKING NEWS: Missing Cairngorms snow monkey Honshu is captured using tranquilliser dart

01 February 2024
BREAKING NEWS: Missing Cairngorms snow monkey Honshu is captured using tranquilliser dart

BREAKING NEWS: Missing Cairngorms snow monkey Honshu is captured using tranquilliser dart

01 February 2024

Runaway has been caught after been spotted in a garden eating at birdfeeder


Runaway snow monkey in Cairngorms spawns host of memes

01 February 2024
Runaway snow monkey in Cairngorms spawns host of memes

Runaway snow monkey in Cairngorms spawns host of memes

01 February 2024

He has been a busy little fella since escaping at the weekend if the internet is to be believed...


Luxury Cairngorms rail trip is one of the world's best travel experiences

30 January 2024
Luxury Cairngorms rail trip is one of the world's best travel experiences

Luxury Cairngorms rail trip is one of the world's best travel experiences

30 January 2024

Royal Scotsman journey included along with bear watching in Alaska and shark diving in Australia


A9 closed by Aviemore with car ablaze

28 January 2024
A9 closed by Aviemore with car ablaze

A9 closed by Aviemore with car ablaze

28 January 2024

Both the northbound and southbound lanes closed south of Aviemore


UPDATE: Walker got lost in Cairngorms in sub-zero conditions after dropping compass

15 January 2024
UPDATE: Walker got lost in Cairngorms in sub-zero conditions after dropping compass

UPDATE: Walker got lost in Cairngorms in sub-zero conditions after dropping compass

15 January 2024

Man was trying to return from Cairn Gorm summit but ended up way off course at Ben Macdui


WATCH: Lost walker is found in the Cairngorms in 10 hours call-out

14 January 2024
WATCH: Lost walker is found in the Cairngorms in 10 hours call-out

WATCH: Lost walker is found in the Cairngorms in 10 hours call-out

14 January 2024

Team got back to their base at Inverdruie just at 3.30am this morning after another successful rescue


10 things to do to have a memorable break in the magical Cairngorms

12 January 2024
10 things to do to have a memorable break in the magical Cairngorms

10 things to do to have a memorable break in the magical Cairngorms

12 January 2024

Make the most of your February half-term with a special deal family stay at the Macdonald Aviemore Resort


UPDATE: Missing Highlands man found safe and well

02 January 2024
UPDATE: Missing Highlands man found safe and well

UPDATE: Missing Highlands man found safe and well

02 January 2024

Lewis Gove had not been seen since 4am prompting concerns for his welfare


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