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Ullapool midge menace peaks, according to Smidge data

Ullapool midge menace peaks, according to Smidge data

Ullapool midge menace peaks, according to Smidge data

All of Wester Ross is facing the most intense numbers of the Scottish menacing insects.


High Life Highland signs charter on climate pledge

High Life Highland signs charter on climate pledge

High Life Highland signs charter on climate pledge

High Life Highland’s has affirmed its commitment towards helping to tackle climate change.


ACTIVE OUTDOORS: Inspired by noble aims on Abriachan forest trail

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: Inspired by noble aims on Abriachan forest trail

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: Inspired by noble aims on Abriachan forest trail

Rachel Smart takes a stroll around the forest and hill at Abriachan and discovers a trail of 17 Global Goals


Accident that claimed life of Ross-shire fish farm worker could have been avoided, sheriff concludes

Accident that claimed life of Ross-shire fish farm worker could have been avoided, sheriff concludes

Accident that claimed life of Ross-shire fish farm worker could have been avoided, sheriff concludes

The FAI concluded “precautions that could reasonably have been taken” might have avoided the accident which claimed his life.


Corrieshalloch Gorge bridge near Ullapool closed due to ‘potential structural issue’

Corrieshalloch Gorge bridge near Ullapool closed due to ‘potential structural issue’

Corrieshalloch Gorge bridge near Ullapool closed due to ‘potential structural issue’

The Corrieshalloch Gorge was given a £3.1m facelift in 2023, which included £10,000 of maintenance works on the suspension bridge over the gorge.


Heavy and persistent rain forecast sparks yellow Met Office weather warning

Heavy and persistent rain forecast sparks yellow Met Office weather warning

Heavy and persistent rain forecast sparks yellow Met Office weather warning

A yellow weather warning for heavy and persistent rain has been issued for parts of the Highlands.


3 flood alerts issued for Highlands amid forecast for longer spells of rain

3 flood alerts issued for Highlands amid forecast for longer spells of rain

3 flood alerts issued for Highlands amid forecast for longer spells of rain

Widespread showers and longer spells of heavy rain have sparked flood alerts for the Highlands.


Ullapool crab spotted ‘joyriding’ local jellyfish

Ullapool crab spotted ‘joyriding’ local jellyfish

Ullapool crab spotted ‘joyriding’ local jellyfish

An Ullapool crab has been spotted hitching a ride with a local jellyfish.


So, just what will the candidates vying to win the Inverness, Skye and West Ross-shire do for us?

So, just what will the candidates vying to win the Inverness, Skye and West Ross-shire do for us?

So, just what will the candidates vying to win the Inverness, Skye and West Ross-shire do for us?

Ahead of Thursday’s general election. we asked all the candidates what their top three priorities would be if they are elected.


Have your say on the future of crofting in Scotland

Have your say on the future of crofting in Scotland

Have your say on the future of crofting in Scotland

People across Scotland are being invited to have a say on how crofting is reformed.


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