Fire at Aberdeen University

Published: Thu 20 Nov 2014

Firefighters tackled lab blaze.

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) crews are in attendance at the University of Aberdeen following a fire within a lab in the Meston Building.

Police anxious to trace Wick man

Published: Thu 20 Nov 2014

Police are searching for missing Wick man.

Police Scotland are keen to trace the following male who was last spoken to in Thurso during the early hours of Thursday, 20th November.

More news stories


Home win keeps Brora at top of league

Published: Fri 31 Oct 2014

Tonight's Brora Rangers game is postponed.

Brora Rangers 2, Clach 0 BRORA Rangers stayed out in front in the Highland League after a hard-earned victory over Clachnacuddin at a windswept Dudgeon Park last Saturday.

North rowers do well in Scottish event

Published: Fri 31 Oct 2014

Rowers from throughout Scotland competed at Loch Insh.

The 2014 Scottish St Ayles skiff rowing season came to an end last weekend at Loch Insh Watersports, Aviemore, with 22 of the 36 coastal rowing clubs in Scotland represented at a national competition.

Familiar face helps rink to Bonspiel win

Published: Fri 17 Oct 2014

The winning rink (L-R): Colin Wilson (Dornoch), Angela De Boer (Kinlochbervie), Jim Clark (Ross-shire) and Skip, Alan Stanfield (Nairn).

On Saturday, Alan Stanfield of the Nairn Curling Club, a very well-known face at international and Scottish curling championships in a capacity of chief umpire, skipped the winning rink in a very successful Sutherland Province Bonspiel at the Inverness Ice Rink.

What's On

Top 25 Days Out

Raggie Rewards Club

Raggie Rewards Club

Join the new Raggie Rewards Club for exclusive offers at participating local outlets.

Explore the Highlands

Scottish Highlands Explorer - Urquhart Castle

Our website is packed with ideas for days out, where to see beautiful scenery and the best places in the Highlands to visit.

Active Outdoors

On the track alongside Loch Duntelchaig.

Getting you out and about across the north of Scotland. Visit our new mini site here!

Contact Us

Contact Us

Got a story? Get in touch with the Northern Times team here!

Subscribe to our e-edition


Read the newspaper as it appears in print by subscribing to our e-edition - you can turn pages as well as zoom in on articles and photos.

Send us your photos

Brora and Golspie beaches

We're looking for your photographs of life around Sutherland - send them to us here!

Follow us on Twitter


Follow our tweets for all the latest news, sport and features, as well as comment and discussion.


Eating Out

Eating Out

Search for restaurants and takeaways across the north and enjoy our food and drink articles.


Search for accommodation

Travel and Transport

Travel and Transport 1

Get up-to-the-minute information on roads, rail, bus, flight and ferry services, plus fuel prices in your area.

Film trailers

Film Trailers

View new trailers, including films coming soon to a cinema near you.