THREE Sutherland bikers are facing a charge of dangerous driving.
The trio are Allan Mackay 58, of Reay House, The Doll, Brora, Roy Fraser, 48, of 7 Stafford Terrace, Brora and 66-year-old George Moodie, 66, of Foxfield, Backies, Golspie. They have pleaded not guilty.
The charge alleges that they drove dangerously, at an excessive speed, on the A9, at Badbea, Berriedale, on July 13, last year.
The case was called at Wick Sheriff Court, on Thursday and there will be a further hearing on February 7, ahead of the trial on the 13th of the same month.
Video footage will feature in the evidence.