Be aware of oil thefts say police

Published: Fri 30 Jan 2015

Police warn of thefts in north Highlands.

Police warn of thefts in north Highlands.Following a number of reported thefts of heating oil and kerosene from rural properties in the north Highlands, Police Scotland are advising local farmers, commercial premises owners and householders to take appropriate security measures to secure their fuel tanks and supplies.

Do you know about vehicle fire?

Published: Fri 30 Jan 2015

Police are investigating vehicle fire.

Police are investigating the cause of a vehicle fire on Kennedy Terrace in Wick this morning. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service were called to attend the fire around 5.25am.

Roads and weather update

Published: Thu 29 Jan 2015

Update from Highland Council.

Road condition and gritting treatment reports by The Highland Council's Community Services for this morning are:

A9 closed southbound

Published: Wed 28 Jan 2015

A9 closed soutbound.

Police advise members of the public that the southbound lane of the A9 is currently closed at Crubenmore, by Dalwhinnie, due to a jack-knifed lorry.

Met Office upgrades its weather alert

Published: Wed 28 Jan 2015

Severe weather expected this evening.

The Met Office has upgraded its severe warning for snow across large parts of Scotland to an Amber, be prepared, alert. Details of the weather alert are available at:

More news