Faulty relay was cause of last week's power outage


Published: Wed 23 Apr 2014

John Swinney - grid operators and individual suppliers worked closely together.

John Swinney, Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Employment and Sustainable Growth said that a faulty electronic relay at Knocknagael sub station near Inverness was responsible for the power outage that affected most of the north and west of Scotland last Wednesday.

Missing woman - body found

Published: Tue 22 Apr 2014

Police confirm body found.

Following a search for the missing person Donna MacAlpine (22) from the Wick area, which started shortly after 11.30am yesterday, police received a report from HM Coastguard that a body of a woman had been discovered on the shoreline in an area of Wick known locally as "The Trinkie".

Police concern for Wick woman

Published: Mon 21 Apr 2014

Police want info on Wick woman.

Police in Wick are appealing for information on the whereabouts of Donna MacAlpine, aged 22 years.

Police to target motorists speeding near schools

Published: Fri 18 Apr 2014

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.

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