Police to target motorists speeding near schools

Watch your speed near schools.

POLICE Scotland Highlands and Islands Division will be targeting speeding motorists around schools from next Tuesday and for the remainder of the week to ensure the safety of all pupils and encourage motorists to drive at lesser speeds.

Megan Boyd film on TV

Published: Fri 18 Apr 2014

Kiss the Water - well received.

A FILM about Brora's world-renowned fly tyer Megan Boyd is to get its TV debut tomorrow night.

Figure focus for seaside art project

Published: Thu 17 Apr 2014

The proposed sculpture which could be created on an area adjacent to the Shore Street car park in Golspie.

GOLSPIE may soon be welcoming an evocative stranger to enlighten its Shore Street area - an awe-inspiring sculpture of a reclining figure, looking out to the sea and the rising sun.

Man loses cool over son being called a 'thing'

Published: Mon 14 Apr 2014

At Tain Sheriff Court today.

A FATHER-of-seven from travelling stock retaliated after his young son was allegedly called a "thing" by a neighbour. Mark Stewart (37) approached the neighbour carrying part of a garden fork and threatened to drive it through his skull.

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