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Plea after hit and run in Highland community

24 November 2020
Plea after hit and run in Highland community

Plea after hit and run in Highland community

24 November 2020

Police are appealing for witnesses after a hit and run incident in Lairg on Monday morning.


Human bones found under boulder on Highland estate

07 November 2020
Human bones found under boulder on Highland estate

Human bones found under boulder on Highland estate

07 November 2020

A human skull and other bones unearthed by workmen on a Highland estate could now prompt an archaeological probe.


Highland space port faces legal challenge from billionaire

05 November 2020
Highland space port faces legal challenge from billionaire

Highland space port faces legal challenge from billionaire

05 November 2020

Plans to develop a space port in Sutherland have hit a problem as a legal challenge was launched against the decision to approve the launch site.


Further rise in Covid cases as Sturgeon responds to England lockdown

01 November 2020
Further rise in Covid cases as Sturgeon responds to England lockdown

Further rise in Covid cases as Sturgeon responds to England lockdown

01 November 2020

Sunday's coronavirus figures showed an increase of 27 positive cases in the NHS Highland area.


Global golf award for Highland course

01 November 2020
Global golf award for Highland course

Global golf award for Highland course

01 November 2020

Royal Dornoch has been crowned Scotland's best golf course 2020 at the World Golf Awards.


'We are not a pub which has run out of beer – we are a pub with too much beer!'

01 November 2020
'We are not a pub which has run out of beer – we are a pub with too much beer!'

'We are not a pub which has run out of beer – we are a pub with too much beer!'

01 November 2020

Europe's biggest war games have claimed an unusual casualty – nearly 900 pints of beer!


No coronavirus risk from outdoor mountain sports, says new report

27 October 2020
No coronavirus risk from outdoor mountain sports, says new report

No coronavirus risk from outdoor mountain sports, says new report

27 October 2020

Nobody taking part in mountain sports has been made ill from coronavirus, says a new study being used to highlight the benefits of the outdoors.


NHS Highland area sees rise in Covid cases

24 October 2020
NHS Highland area sees rise in Covid cases

NHS Highland area sees rise in Covid cases

24 October 2020

A further 14 cases of Covid-19 have been detected in the NHS Highland area over the past 24 hours.


Massive Highland pumped hydro scheme gets to go-ahead from Scottish Government

20 October 2020
Massive Highland pumped hydro scheme gets to go-ahead from Scottish Government

Massive Highland pumped hydro scheme gets to go-ahead from Scottish Government

20 October 2020

The biggest new hydro power scheme in the UK in the last 30 years has been approved in the Highlands.


Total number of Covid cases in NHS Highland area climbs to 700

03 October 2020
Total number of Covid cases in NHS Highland area climbs to 700

Total number of Covid cases in NHS Highland area climbs to 700

03 October 2020

The total number of Covid-19 cases in the NHS Highland area reached 700 as a further 19 positive tests were recorded in the most recent 24-hour period


NHS Highland area has 13 new Covid cases

26 September 2020
NHS Highland area has 13 new Covid cases

NHS Highland area has 13 new Covid cases

26 September 2020

There were 13 new Covid-19 cases recorded in the NHS Highland area in the past 24 hours.


Highland communities set for two-week 'war games' exercise

24 September 2020
Highland communities set for two-week 'war games' exercise

Highland communities set for two-week 'war games' exercise

24 September 2020

HMS Queen Elizabeth, the first of the Royal Navy's new aircraft carriers, is to take part in Europe's biggest war games off the Scottish coast.


Basking shark sighting suggests breeding hotspot off Scottish coast

23 September 2020
Basking shark sighting suggests breeding hotspot off Scottish coast

Basking shark sighting suggests breeding hotspot off Scottish coast

23 September 2020

A basking shark tagged off County Clare in Ireland has been re-sighted months later off the west coast of Scotland looking for a mate.


MP Jamie Stone in call for Cape Wrath road repairs

23 September 2020
MP Jamie Stone in call for Cape Wrath road repairs

MP Jamie Stone in call for Cape Wrath road repairs

23 September 2020

Far north MP Jamie Stone is pressing for repairs to the dilapidated Cape Wrath road.


Why bans on camping are not the answer to Highland challenges

16 August 2020
Why bans on camping are not the answer to Highland challenges

Why bans on camping are not the answer to Highland challenges

16 August 2020

As the north of Scotland tries to deal with an influx of visiting campers, Mountaineering Scotland CEO Stuart Younie looks at how to tackle the issues


Sections of National Cycle Network across Highlands downgraded in routes shake-up

22 July 2020
Sections of National Cycle Network across Highlands downgraded in routes shake-up

Sections of National Cycle Network across Highlands downgraded in routes shake-up

22 July 2020

Huge swathes of the National Cycle Network in the Highlands are to have their official status removed as part of a review.


Safety warning as paddlers return to water

03 July 2020
Safety warning as paddlers return to water

Safety warning as paddlers return to water

03 July 2020

KAYAKERS and canoeists are being urged to get back on the water with caution and to keep clear of man-made structures at hydro power sites.


Climbers won't risk fines – if they stick to coronavirus rules

05 June 2020
Climbers won't risk fines – if they stick to coronavirus rules

Climbers won't risk fines – if they stick to coronavirus rules

05 June 2020

Hill walkers and climbers have been reassured that they should not be penalised if they have to call on the services of a mountain rescue team.


'Care and common courtesy' plea on country roads

23 May 2020
'Care and common courtesy' plea on country roads

'Care and common courtesy' plea on country roads

23 May 2020

A leading cycling charity has teamed up with farmers to urge rural road users of all types to keep safe this summer.


Celebrate our local champions

10 April 2020
Celebrate our local champions

Celebrate our local champions

10 April 2020

We want to shine a spotlight on those people who are going above and beyond to help others at this terribly difficult time.


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