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Report finds Far North residents face 25 per cent higher fuel costs than rest of country

26 May 2023
Report finds Far North residents face 25 per cent higher fuel costs than rest of country

Report finds Far North residents face 25 per cent higher fuel costs than rest of country

26 May 2023

The stark range of costs is in part due to the types of fuels that are used to heat homes in the region.


REVEALED: Reasons for Highland Council's bouncy castle ban

23 May 2023
REVEALED: Reasons for Highland Council's bouncy castle ban

REVEALED: Reasons for Highland Council's bouncy castle ban

23 May 2023

Highland Council has released a statement as to why it has taken the decision to ban bouncy castles across the region.


Have you set up a female-led business in the Highlands over the past year?

19 May 2023
Have you set up a female-led business in the Highlands over the past year?

Have you set up a female-led business in the Highlands over the past year?

19 May 2023

The Highland Business Women Awards is returning again this year and it is looking for nominations for a variety of categories.


Port of Nigg opens up doors for a family-friendly open day

18 May 2023
Port of Nigg opens up doors for a family-friendly open day

Port of Nigg opens up doors for a family-friendly open day

18 May 2023

The Port of Nigg is opening its doors next month, where visitors will be able to get a glimpse into the future of energy production.


I’m a journalist and a recovering addict: this is my story…

07 May 2023
I’m a journalist and a recovering addict: this is my story…

I’m a journalist and a recovering addict: this is my story…

07 May 2023

Highland business journalist Rachel Smart tells her own personal story of addiction and recovery.


Flowers from Glenurquhart farm decorate Westminster Abbey for coronation

06 May 2023
Flowers from Glenurquhart farm decorate Westminster Abbey for coronation

Flowers from Glenurquhart farm decorate Westminster Abbey for coronation

06 May 2023

Flowers from a farm near Loch Ness are set to appear at Westminster Abbey this weekend for the Coronation of King Charles III and Queen Camilla.


Support programme launched for youth work leaders in Sutherland

29 April 2023
Support programme launched for youth work leaders in Sutherland

Support programme launched for youth work leaders in Sutherland

29 April 2023

A new programme has been launched to support the boards of youth groups and clubs in the Highlands.


Passenger numbers at HIAL increase during last 12 months

25 April 2023
Passenger numbers at HIAL increase during last 12 months

Passenger numbers at HIAL increase during last 12 months

25 April 2023

The twelve months to March 2023 saw almost 1.5 million people use the 11 regional airports in the HIAL network.


Digital skills to be taught to young people across the Highlands

23 April 2023
Digital skills to be taught to young people across the Highlands

Digital skills to be taught to young people across the Highlands

23 April 2023

The growing demand for digital skills in the Highland economy is to be addressed by supporting volunteers to launch 'tech clubs' across the region.


Sutherland cafes take part in reusable cup scheme

20 April 2023
Sutherland cafes take part in reusable cup scheme

Sutherland cafes take part in reusable cup scheme

20 April 2023

Cafes around around the NC500 are taking part in the Highland Cup Movement.


"Are you about business or not?" Sutherland MP implores UK Government to support fishing industry

20 April 2023
"Are you about business or not?" Sutherland MP implores UK Government to support fishing industry

"Are you about business or not?" Sutherland MP implores UK Government to support fishing industry

20 April 2023

Lib Dem Jamie Stone has asked the UK Government to do more to help overseas recruitment into the fishing industry.


"The Scottish Government must drop HPMA plans" says Highland MSP

19 April 2023
"The Scottish Government must drop HPMA plans" says Highland MSP

"The Scottish Government must drop HPMA plans" says Highland MSP

19 April 2023

The Conservative MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston has urged the Scottish Government to go back to the drawing board.


Highland MSP submits motion for protest song on HPMA to be debated in Scottish Parliament

19 April 2023
Highland MSP submits motion for protest song on HPMA to be debated in Scottish Parliament

Highland MSP submits motion for protest song on HPMA to be debated in Scottish Parliament

19 April 2023

MSP Rhoda Grant has said that "the song encapsulates the fury that is felt by rural communities."


DRS delay: boost for business or 'blow' for environment?

18 April 2023
DRS delay: boost for business or 'blow' for environment?

DRS delay: boost for business or 'blow' for environment?

18 April 2023

The Federation of Small Businesses has welcomed today's news from the Scottish Government, but environmental campaign groups say it comes as a 'blow'.


'Small business survival cannot be taken for granted' says FSB ahead of Scottish Government priorities

17 April 2023
'Small business survival cannot be taken for granted' says FSB ahead of Scottish Government priorities

'Small business survival cannot be taken for granted' says FSB ahead of Scottish Government priorities

17 April 2023

The Federation of Small Businesses is calling for the Scottish Government to press pause on all new regulations that would impact small businesses.


WATCH: "This is a genuine fight for the survival of a people" say Skipinnish as they release protest song against HMPA

15 April 2023
WATCH: "This is a genuine fight for the survival of a people" say Skipinnish as they release protest song against HMPA

WATCH: "This is a genuine fight for the survival of a people" say Skipinnish as they release protest song against HMPA

15 April 2023

Celtic band Skipinnish have released The Clearances Again in response to the Scottish Governments HPMA plans.


Highland drinks manufacturer moves production to Caithness

14 April 2023
Highland drinks manufacturer moves production to Caithness

Highland drinks manufacturer moves production to Caithness

14 April 2023

A popular Inverness-based cocktail specialist has been bought over and will now see its manufacturing process relocated to Dunnet Bay Distillery.


Managing director of HIAL to step down after 18 years

13 April 2023
Managing director of HIAL to step down after 18 years

Managing director of HIAL to step down after 18 years

13 April 2023

Inglis Lyon, managing director of Highlands and Islands Airport Ltd (HIAL) has announced his intention to step down from his role this summer.


Port of Cromarty Firth scoops prestigious award for 'gold' safety standards

13 April 2023
Port of Cromarty Firth scoops prestigious award for 'gold' safety standards

Port of Cromarty Firth scoops prestigious award for 'gold' safety standards

13 April 2023

The Port has won a gold health and safety award in its industry sector category.


Do you need help to host an event in Sutherland?

12 April 2023
Do you need help to host an event in Sutherland?

Do you need help to host an event in Sutherland?

12 April 2023

Cru Holdings and KBE Events have joined forces to create Highland Cater Hire.


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