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Highland wildfire triggers three-crew response from SFRS

29 January 2024
Highland wildfire triggers three-crew response from SFRS

Highland wildfire triggers three-crew response from SFRS

29 January 2024

Fire crews from Ullapool were amongst those dispatched to a wildfire in Sutherland this afternoon.


Charities cashing in thanks to Highland treasure hunters

28 January 2024
Charities cashing in thanks to Highland treasure hunters

Charities cashing in thanks to Highland treasure hunters

28 January 2024

Highland landowners willing to help detectorists indulge their passion could also be handing a welcome boost to charity.


Royal Navy mine-hunter trailblazer honoured by the King

27 January 2024
Royal Navy mine-hunter trailblazer honoured by the King

Royal Navy mine-hunter trailblazer honoured by the King

27 January 2024

The revolution in working could mean that naval divers are less likely to have to put themselves directly in harm’s way in future.


Glenmorangie lifts lid on trailblazing fruity new dram

23 January 2024
Glenmorangie lifts lid on trailblazing fruity new dram

Glenmorangie lifts lid on trailblazing fruity new dram

23 January 2024

An Easter Ross distillery has lifted the lid on a trailblazing new dram which marks a first for the company.


Tain school told it has made 'insufficient progress' following inspection

23 January 2024
Tain school told it has made 'insufficient progress' following inspection

Tain school told it has made 'insufficient progress' following inspection

23 January 2024

Inspectors will return to carry out a further inspection of the school within 12 months of the publication of this letter.


TRAVEL: CalMac Ullapool-Stornoway sailings axed amidst Storm Jocelyn alert

23 January 2024
TRAVEL: CalMac Ullapool-Stornoway sailings axed amidst Storm Jocelyn alert

TRAVEL: CalMac Ullapool-Stornoway sailings axed amidst Storm Jocelyn alert

23 January 2024

Strong winds forecast to continue have prompted the decision.


17-bedroom Wester Ross hotel on NC500 on sale for £950K-plus

22 January 2024
17-bedroom Wester Ross hotel on NC500 on sale for £950K-plus

17-bedroom Wester Ross hotel on NC500 on sale for £950K-plus

22 January 2024

A 17-bedroom hotel on the NC500 in Wester Ross has gone on the market for offers over £950,000.


Highland-based workforce of major employer slashed due to fall in demand

16 January 2024
Highland-based workforce of major employer slashed due to fall in demand

Highland-based workforce of major employer slashed due to fall in demand

16 January 2024

A major private sector employer in Ross-shire is understood to have made a substantial cut to its workforce as a result of a slump in demand.


Thousands of Highland pupils hit by school closures as icy blast continues

16 January 2024
Thousands of Highland pupils hit by school closures as icy blast continues

Thousands of Highland pupils hit by school closures as icy blast continues

16 January 2024

The cold snap with sub-zero temperatures is causing problems across the transport network with a knock-on impact on schools across the Highlands.


Man posted missing from yacht debris find understood to be Russian sailor

12 January 2024
Man posted missing from yacht debris find understood to be Russian sailor

Man posted missing from yacht debris find understood to be Russian sailor

12 January 2024

Police say his family are being kept updated with developments following the discovery and have appealed to the public for information.


Sutherland MP slams SNP counterparts over NHS dentistry debate absence

10 January 2024
Sutherland MP slams SNP counterparts over NHS dentistry debate absence

Sutherland MP slams SNP counterparts over NHS dentistry debate absence

10 January 2024

A Sutherland MP is claiming NHS dentistry 'is broken' and slammed his SNP counterparts for a no-show at a parliamentary debate.


Bewitched: Highland author's witchcraft trials talk demand prompts demand for a repeat

10 January 2024
Bewitched: Highland author's witchcraft trials talk demand prompts demand for a repeat

Bewitched: Highland author's witchcraft trials talk demand prompts demand for a repeat

10 January 2024

Demand for tickets for an author's Easter Ross talk on the Scottish witchcraft trials has been so high he's set to repeat it at the same venue.


WATCH: Tartan show featuring Highland designer prompts comment from famous faces

09 January 2024
WATCH: Tartan show featuring Highland designer prompts comment from famous faces

WATCH: Tartan show featuring Highland designer prompts comment from famous faces

09 January 2024

Famous faces have their say on one of Scotland's most iconic looks now being championed by a trailblazing Black Isle designer.


STORM WARNING: 'We request that people consider if they really need to travel today'

27 December 2023
STORM WARNING: 'We request that people consider if they really need to travel today'

STORM WARNING: 'We request that people consider if they really need to travel today'

27 December 2023

Public urged to avoid storm-hit areas amidst A9 closure.


Paw-some gesture ensures blanket coverage for Easter Ross cats

25 December 2023
Paw-some gesture ensures blanket coverage for Easter Ross cats

Paw-some gesture ensures blanket coverage for Easter Ross cats

25 December 2023

It was a very gratefully received Christmas present for the Tain branch of the charity.


7 of the weirdest Christmas-themed objects animals have eaten

25 December 2023
7 of the weirdest Christmas-themed objects animals have eaten

7 of the weirdest Christmas-themed objects animals have eaten

25 December 2023

“Over the festive period, we all eat things we shouldn’t, and that’s no exception for many pets."


County's postponement is good news for some after club's big-hearted gesture

24 December 2023
County's postponement is good news for some after club's big-hearted gesture

County's postponement is good news for some after club's big-hearted gesture

24 December 2023

300 meals due to have been served at the match didn't go to waste.


Christmas Eve shopping peak beckons for this age group

24 December 2023
Christmas Eve shopping peak beckons for this age group

Christmas Eve shopping peak beckons for this age group

24 December 2023

If you fall into this demographic, chances are you will be out today, according to research on Christmas Eve habits. Will you?


UPDATE: Flood-hit stretch of A9 reopens in Easter Ross as high wind warning kicks in

24 December 2023
UPDATE: Flood-hit stretch of A9 reopens in Easter Ross as high wind warning kicks in

UPDATE: Flood-hit stretch of A9 reopens in Easter Ross as high wind warning kicks in

24 December 2023

Unsettled weather continues with high winds weather warning following rain alert.


UPDATE: A9 remains closed at Tomich amid widespread flooding

23 December 2023
UPDATE: A9 remains closed at Tomich amid widespread flooding

UPDATE: A9 remains closed at Tomich amid widespread flooding

23 December 2023

Relentless rain gas exacerbated the situation in a number of places today.


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