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Two Highland nightspots announce temporary closures due to Covid-19 situation

Two Highland nightspots announce temporary closures due to Covid-19 situation

Two Highland nightspots announce temporary closures due to Covid-19 situation

16 August 2021

Two Highland nightspots announced temporary closures due to the coronavirus pandemic.


Health Matters: Why PCR is the 'gold standard' test for Covid-19

Health Matters: Why PCR is the 'gold standard' test for Covid-19

Health Matters: Why PCR is the 'gold standard' test for Covid-19

16 August 2021

We have recently seen an ending of many of the Covid rules we have been living with for so long now – but the virus is still around.


Covid testing unit set for Ross-shire town

Covid testing unit set for Ross-shire town

Covid testing unit set for Ross-shire town

13 August 2021

People in Dingwall will next week be able to get free Covid tests as part of a rolling programme backed by Highland Council and NHS Highland.


Highland sufferer makes plea to help victims of Long Covid

Highland sufferer makes plea to help victims of Long Covid

Highland sufferer makes plea to help victims of Long Covid

12 August 2021

Sarah MacDougall was in intensive care because of the condition.


'A reminder that this virus is still here and can still do damage'

'A reminder that this virus is still here and can still do damage'

'A reminder that this virus is still here and can still do damage'

11 August 2021

Public health director Dr Tim Allison urges caution as Covid restrictions relaxed


Scotrail to end physical distancing rules

Scotrail to end physical distancing rules

Scotrail to end physical distancing rules

10 August 2021

Scotland’s Railway has ended the one metre plus policy of physical distancing at its stations and onboard trains.


Highland business leaders back latest ‘choose local’ drive

Highland business leaders back latest ‘choose local’ drive

Highland business leaders back latest ‘choose local’ drive

10 August 2021

Groups in the Highlands are being urged to get a share of a £10 million fund to transform towns and neighbourhoods to boost fightback from Covid-19.


Vigilance appeal over Covid-19 as bothies across Highlands reopen

Vigilance appeal over Covid-19 as bothies across Highlands reopen

Vigilance appeal over Covid-19 as bothies across Highlands reopen

10 August 2021

Mountain bothies across the Highlands ad the rest of Scotland have reopened following the easing of coronavirus restrictions on Monday.


Help is at hand with exam results

Help is at hand with exam results

Help is at hand with exam results

09 August 2021

Childline said 'no worry is too small to share'.


‘Firms still in need of help’

‘Firms still in need of help’

‘Firms still in need of help’

07 August 2021

Many businesses will require continuing support even after legal restrictions around Covid-19 are further eased next week it has been claimed.


'Covid was a wake up call for Highland Council'

'Covid was a wake up call for Highland Council'

'Covid was a wake up call for Highland Council'

07 August 2021

Nicole Sinclair on how the pandemic has forced a radical shift in working patterns, as employers across the globe seek new ways to survive.


Coronavirus Covid-19 jabs to be offered to teenagers aged 16-17 in Scotland

Coronavirus Covid-19 jabs to be offered to teenagers aged 16-17 in Scotland

Coronavirus Covid-19 jabs to be offered to teenagers aged 16-17 in Scotland

05 August 2021

Everyone in the 16-17 age group will be offered the Covid-19 vaccination in Scotland.


Scotland to move 'beyond level zero' on Monday – but Covid is not beaten, warns Nicola Sturgeon

Scotland to move 'beyond level zero' on Monday – but Covid is not beaten, warns Nicola Sturgeon

Scotland to move 'beyond level zero' on Monday – but Covid is not beaten, warns Nicola Sturgeon

03 August 2021

Most legal restrictions to contain the spread of coronavirus will be lifted in Scotland from Monday, Nicola Sturgeon has confirmed.


Eden Court Theatre and Cinema to reopen

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema to reopen

Eden Court Theatre and Cinema to reopen

03 August 2021

The Inverness venue confirms that it will reopen tomorrow after it was closed last week due to high proportion of staff having to self isolate.


Covid-19 blow softened for indoor play centres

Covid-19 blow softened for indoor play centres

Covid-19 blow softened for indoor play centres

02 August 2021

Indoor soft play centres across the Highlands have been awarded almost £30,000 in extra financial help to cope with the burden of Covid-19.


Highland health chief: 'Help us continue to stop Covid-19 spread'

Highland health chief: 'Help us continue to stop Covid-19 spread'

Highland health chief: 'Help us continue to stop Covid-19 spread'

30 July 2021

People without symptoms are being urged to continue taking Covid-19 tests as a mobile clinic heads out.


Fifty-five fresh Covid infections recorded

Fifty-five fresh Covid infections recorded

Fifty-five fresh Covid infections recorded

30 July 2021

ANOTHER 55 new cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus have been recorded across the NHS Highland health board region.


NHS Highland Covid total rises by 73

NHS Highland Covid total rises by 73

NHS Highland Covid total rises by 73

29 July 2021

ANOTHER 73 new cases of Covid-19 were detected across the NHS Highland area in the past 24 hours.


POLL: Do you think that under 18 year olds should be offered the Covid vaccine as a matter of urgency?

POLL: Do you think that under 18 year olds should be offered the Covid vaccine as a matter of urgency?

POLL: Do you think that under 18 year olds should be offered the Covid vaccine as a matter of urgency?

29 July 2021

Or should vaccinations only be given to adults?


Highlands sees '1000% Covid surge' in six weeks

Highlands sees '1000% Covid surge' in six weeks

Highlands sees '1000% Covid surge' in six weeks

27 July 2021

MP Jamie Stone has urged tourists to "act with caution" after analysis showed a 1000 per cent increase in Highland Covid cases in the past six weeks.


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