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PICTURE: Major Mick completes Loch Ness leg of charity fundraiser in home-made 'Tintanic'

30 September 2021
PICTURE: Major Mick completes Loch Ness leg of charity fundraiser in home-made 'Tintanic'

PICTURE: Major Mick completes Loch Ness leg of charity fundraiser in home-made 'Tintanic'

30 September 2021

A retired major who took a rowing trip on Loch Ness in his homemade boat is being welcomed home as he completes an epic charity fundraising mission.


Highland shopping centre to introduce quiet shopping hour for people with autism

29 September 2021
Highland shopping centre to introduce quiet shopping hour for people with autism

Highland shopping centre to introduce quiet shopping hour for people with autism

29 September 2021

A quiet shopping hour is to be introduced at the Eastgate Shopping Centre to help people with autism and those with sensory impairments.


Tributes following death of dedicated newsman and former Highland councillor

28 September 2021
Tributes following death of dedicated newsman and former Highland councillor

Tributes following death of dedicated newsman and former Highland councillor

28 September 2021

Tributes have been paid to dedicated newspaper man and former Highland councillor Ron Lyon who has died aged 88.


Tours of iconic Highland battlefield win praise in national tourism awards

27 September 2021
Tours of iconic Highland battlefield win praise in national tourism awards

Tours of iconic Highland battlefield win praise in national tourism awards

27 September 2021

The team at Culloden Battlefield is celebrating after being highly commended in national tourism awards.


Highland venue sets the stage for climate battle

19 September 2021
Highland venue sets the stage for climate battle

Highland venue sets the stage for climate battle

19 September 2021

Eden Court Theatre is rising to the challenge to cut the carbon.


'Washing machine' sea scuppers paddleboader's world record bid – but leaves Highland Hospice £1800 better off

11 September 2021
'Washing machine' sea scuppers paddleboader's world record bid – but leaves Highland Hospice £1800 better off

'Washing machine' sea scuppers paddleboader's world record bid – but leaves Highland Hospice £1800 better off

11 September 2021

An Inverness man has missed claiming a second world record after crossing the sea strait between Northern Ireland and Scotland on a paddleboard.


Community spirit: Awe-inspiring response in Dingwall to Covid-19 crisis

11 September 2021
Community spirit: Awe-inspiring response in Dingwall to Covid-19 crisis

Community spirit: Awe-inspiring response in Dingwall to Covid-19 crisis

11 September 2021

Volunteers behind a vital community food project in Dingwall have held their first in-person meeting to celebrate its first birthday.


Football rivals Ross County and Inverness Caledonian Thistle put on a united front on World Suicide Prevention Day

10 September 2021
Football rivals Ross County and Inverness Caledonian Thistle put on a united front on World Suicide Prevention Day

Football rivals Ross County and Inverness Caledonian Thistle put on a united front on World Suicide Prevention Day

10 September 2021

A football rivalry has been kicked into touch as clubs unite to support mental health charity Mikeysline on World Suicide Prevention Day.


Ross County and Caley Thistle team up to back Mikeysline

10 September 2021
Ross County and Caley Thistle team up to back Mikeysline

Ross County and Caley Thistle team up to back Mikeysline

10 September 2021

Ross County has teamed up with Highland rivals Caley Thistle to raise awareness of mental health charity Mikeysline on World Suicide Prevention Day.


Highland to mark World Suicide Prevention Day with call to action to demystify 'stigma'

09 September 2021
Highland to mark World Suicide Prevention Day with call to action to demystify 'stigma'

Highland to mark World Suicide Prevention Day with call to action to demystify 'stigma'

09 September 2021

Highland Council will join other organisations and individuals on Friday to highlight World Suicide Prevention Day.


WATCH: Business leaders chasing £300,000 target for Maggie's Highland cheered at start of 500-mile cycle challenge

07 September 2021
WATCH: Business leaders chasing £300,000 target for Maggie's Highland cheered at start of 500-mile cycle challenge

WATCH: Business leaders chasing £300,000 target for Maggie's Highland cheered at start of 500-mile cycle challenge

07 September 2021

A 40-strong team of Highland business leaders are cycling 500 miles in a bid to raise £300,000 for the Maggie’s Highlands cancer support centre.


Organisers of Baxters Loch Ness Marathon pull plug on children's Wee Nessie event

02 September 2021
Organisers of Baxters Loch Ness Marathon pull plug on children's Wee Nessie event

Organisers of Baxters Loch Ness Marathon pull plug on children's Wee Nessie event

02 September 2021

The organisers of the Loch Ness Marathon and Festival of Running have announced the cancellation of the children's Wee Nessie event.


Police antisocial driver swoop nets nine at Highland retail park

30 August 2021
Police antisocial driver swoop nets nine at Highland retail park

Police antisocial driver swoop nets nine at Highland retail park

30 August 2021

Police officers in Inverness issued nine anti-social behaviour orders to drivers over the weekend.


Cyclists aim to raise more than £200k

25 August 2021
Cyclists aim to raise more than £200k

Cyclists aim to raise more than £200k

25 August 2021

Highland business leaders embarking on a gruelling 500-mile cycle ride next month have hit a revised fundraising target.


Ahoy! Visit by tin boat Titanic II in fundraising mission of Cambridgeshire man to Inverness

24 August 2021
Ahoy! Visit by tin boat Titanic II in fundraising mission of Cambridgeshire man to Inverness

Ahoy! Visit by tin boat Titanic II in fundraising mission of Cambridgeshire man to Inverness

24 August 2021

Retired Scots Dragoon Guards Major Michael Stanley, known as Major Mick, is set to visit Inverness Rowing Club on August 30.


Fundraising challenge for cycling centre

24 August 2021
Fundraising challenge for cycling centre

Fundraising challenge for cycling centre

24 August 2021

A fundraising cycle challenge will take place next month to raise awareness of plans to build an all-weather cycling centre in Inverness.


Brexit and coronavirus pandemic 'perfect storm' leads to dire shortage of hospitality staff

20 August 2021
Brexit and coronavirus pandemic 'perfect storm' leads to dire shortage of hospitality staff

Brexit and coronavirus pandemic 'perfect storm' leads to dire shortage of hospitality staff

20 August 2021

Hospitality firms are facing a recruitment crisis due to the "perfect storm" of Brexit and the pandemic.


Road restrictions for the Etape Loch Ness

18 August 2021
Road restrictions for the Etape Loch Ness

Road restrictions for the Etape Loch Ness

18 August 2021

Temporary traffic prohibitions and speed restrictions are to be put in place for the Etape Loch Ness cycling event on Sunday.


Only way is up for charity planning Ben Nevis bid

18 August 2021
Only way is up for charity planning Ben Nevis bid

Only way is up for charity planning Ben Nevis bid

18 August 2021

Clarity Walk will walk the mountain to raise funds for the charity.


PICTURES: Shopping centre's allotment trail bears fruit

18 August 2021
PICTURES: Shopping centre's allotment trail bears fruit

PICTURES: Shopping centre's allotment trail bears fruit

18 August 2021

An allotment trail has concluded a summer-long programme of activities at the Eastgate Shopping Centre in Inverness.


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