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From the Northern Times 25, 50 and 100 years ago

03 October 2020
From the Northern Times 25, 50 and 100 years ago

From the Northern Times 25, 50 and 100 years ago

03 October 2020

A dip into the archives of the Northern Times.


Maggie's Highland opens up again after break-in

08 September 2020
Maggie's Highland opens up again after break-in

Maggie's Highland opens up again after break-in

08 September 2020

A cancer care centre in Inverness has reopened its doors after being forced to close following a break-in


Growing concerns over ragwort in far north

05 September 2020
Growing concerns over ragwort in far north

Growing concerns over ragwort in far north

05 September 2020

A crofter in the far north has highlighted a growing problem that has the potential to kill wildlife.


Extinction Rebellion campaigners demonstrate in Inverness city centre

31 August 2020
Extinction Rebellion campaigners demonstrate in Inverness city centre

Extinction Rebellion campaigners demonstrate in Inverness city centre

31 August 2020

Campaigners took to the streets of Inverness city centre today to call on leading banks to clean up their act.


Call for flu jab campaign to prevent NHS Highland being overwhelmed this winter

29 August 2020
Call for flu jab campaign to prevent NHS Highland being overwhelmed this winter

Call for flu jab campaign to prevent NHS Highland being overwhelmed this winter

29 August 2020

There are fears flu cases in combination with Covid-19 could stretch the health service beyond its limits.


THE POSTIE NOTES: People need to be respectful on both sides of fence.

29 August 2020
THE POSTIE NOTES: People need to be respectful on both sides of fence.

THE POSTIE NOTES: People need to be respectful on both sides of fence.

29 August 2020

This is a column by Pete Malone a shopkeeper and postman in Bettyhill.


County manager surprised by Livingston's poor start

28 August 2020
County manager surprised by Livingston's poor start

County manager surprised by Livingston's poor start

28 August 2020

Kettlewell not taking Livingston's poor form for granted.


Former footballer to cycle the North Coast 500 tourist route to raise money in memory of his late mum.

28 August 2020
Former footballer to cycle the North Coast 500 tourist route to raise money in memory of his late mum.

Former footballer to cycle the North Coast 500 tourist route to raise money in memory of his late mum.

28 August 2020

THE memory of his late mum will spur former footballer Sam Milton to complete the North Coast 500 route on a gruelling bike ride for charity.


Missing teenager found safe and well

24 August 2020
Missing teenager found safe and well

Missing teenager found safe and well

24 August 2020

A teenager who went missing in Inverness has been traced safe and well.


Sentence once more deferred on north pensioner who sexually assaulted woman

17 August 2020
Sentence once more deferred on north pensioner who sexually assaulted woman

Sentence once more deferred on north pensioner who sexually assaulted woman

17 August 2020

Sentence has again been deferred on a man after his case was initially delayed due to the coronavirus lockdown


Caley Thistle reaches out to help Highland Hospice

17 August 2020
Caley Thistle reaches out to help Highland Hospice

Caley Thistle reaches out to help Highland Hospice

17 August 2020

Inverness Caley Thistle is reaching out to help Highland Hospice during the 2020-21 SPFL Championship season.


Huge numbers of stinging jellyfish hit north beaches

14 August 2020
Huge numbers of stinging jellyfish hit north beaches

Huge numbers of stinging jellyfish hit north beaches

14 August 2020

Huge numbers of stinging jellyfish have been seen on beaches in the north in what could be a sign of global warming.


Trains suspended between Inverness and central belt

13 August 2020
Trains suspended between Inverness and central belt

Trains suspended between Inverness and central belt

13 August 2020

Rail passengers are facing major disruption with services between Inverness and the central belt suspended due to damaged signalling equipment.


'Crew of Clowns' break John O'Groats signpost

30 July 2020
'Crew of Clowns' break John O'Groats signpost

'Crew of Clowns' break John O'Groats signpost

30 July 2020

HUNDREDS of social media commentators have been united in condemnation of a craze that ended with the famous John O'Groats sign being broken.


No live performances at Eden Court Theatre until December

30 July 2020
No live performances at Eden Court Theatre until December

No live performances at Eden Court Theatre until December

30 July 2020

But plans are afoot for alternative events and cinema screenings.


Spitfire pilot's 'lost' badge found in Caithness

28 July 2020
Spitfire pilot's 'lost' badge found in Caithness

Spitfire pilot's 'lost' badge found in Caithness

28 July 2020

A Caithness man has recovered the badge of a Spitfire pilot that may date from his final tragic mission when he baled out over the Pentland Firth.


Wind farm funding for north abattoir study

28 July 2020
Wind farm funding for north abattoir study

Wind farm funding for north abattoir study

28 July 2020

A group that is pushing to have an abattoir established in the far north has been awarded wind farm funds for a feasibility study on the matter.


Police charge 15 drivers for speeding on NC 500 over the weekend

20 July 2020
Police charge 15 drivers for speeding on NC 500 over the weekend

Police charge 15 drivers for speeding on NC 500 over the weekend

20 July 2020

Road policing officers have charged 15 motorists with speeding offences during road safety patrols on the North Coast 500 route over the weekend.


'Keep our community safe' – Ullapool group distributes hand sanitisers to businesses in village

05 July 2020
'Keep our community safe' – Ullapool group distributes hand sanitisers to businesses in village

'Keep our community safe' – Ullapool group distributes hand sanitisers to businesses in village

05 July 2020

A WESTER Ross village hopes to be well prepared for the phased return of tourism and summer visitors as the coronavirus lockdown eases.


Great-granny completes her Suilven challenge

24 June 2020
Great-granny completes her Suilven challenge

Great-granny completes her Suilven challenge

24 June 2020

A 90-year-old Highland woman has 'reached' the summit of one of Scotland's best known mountains – 2398ft high Suilven.


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