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REVEALED: Ullapool Book Festival announces line-up of top authors at summer event

17 February 2024
REVEALED: Ullapool Book Festival announces line-up of top authors at summer event

REVEALED: Ullapool Book Festival announces line-up of top authors at summer event

17 February 2024

Organisers of the acclaimed literary event have now released the hotly-anticipated line-up of guest writers.


Heritage society leader's frustration over lack of repair work at historic Sutherland churchyard after storm damage a year ago

12 February 2024
Heritage society leader's frustration over lack of repair work at historic Sutherland churchyard after storm damage a year ago

Heritage society leader's frustration over lack of repair work at historic Sutherland churchyard after storm damage a year ago

12 February 2024

Storm Otto in February last year left a trail of destruction in the Highland Council-owned Clynekirkton graveyard.


PICTURES: Bonar Bridge Primary School's family ceilidh is a big hit

05 February 2024
PICTURES: Bonar Bridge Primary School's family ceilidh is a big hit

PICTURES: Bonar Bridge Primary School's family ceilidh is a big hit

05 February 2024

The event in Ardgay Hall raised more than £500 for the school and the parent council.


Dedicated service of Assynt Field Club chairman Andy Summers recognised as he steps down after 15 years

05 February 2024
Dedicated service of Assynt Field Club chairman Andy Summers recognised as he steps down after 15 years

Dedicated service of Assynt Field Club chairman Andy Summers recognised as he steps down after 15 years

05 February 2024

Mr Summers stood down at the club’s 38th AGM in Stoer Village Hall on February 1.


Delays to train services between Inverness and Wick

29 January 2024
Delays to train services between Inverness and Wick

Delays to train services between Inverness and Wick

29 January 2024

Train passengers are being warned of delays on services between Inverness and Dingwall this morning due to severe weather.


Lybster man's healing space ambition after turning dark episode into positive force

25 January 2024
Lybster man's healing space ambition after turning dark episode into positive force

Lybster man's healing space ambition after turning dark episode into positive force

25 January 2024

A Lybster man talks about his vision of creating a healing space in the village and how he turned past negative experiences into a positive force.


Ullapool High School inspection highlights a "need to build leadership skills"

24 January 2024
Ullapool High School inspection highlights a "need to build leadership skills"

Ullapool High School inspection highlights a "need to build leadership skills"

24 January 2024

The report highlighted the "need to build leadership skills" in the school, as well as praising the "caring and supportive environment" for learning.


Death of Highland toddler from cancer could have been avoided, FAI finds

10 January 2024
Death of Highland toddler from cancer could have been avoided, FAI finds

Death of Highland toddler from cancer could have been avoided, FAI finds

10 January 2024

The death of a Highland toddler could have been avoided had doctors not missed opportunities to give a correct diagnosis.


Fresh chance for people in Golspie and Creich to form community councils

04 January 2024
Fresh chance for people in Golspie and Creich to form community councils

Fresh chance for people in Golspie and Creich to form community councils

04 January 2024

An election notice will be published on Monday January 15.


Parklands offers £30,000 in funding for communities across Ross-shire

03 December 2023
Parklands offers £30,000 in funding for communities across Ross-shire

Parklands offers £30,000 in funding for communities across Ross-shire

03 December 2023

Parklands Care Homes is marking its 30th anniversary with a significant funding boost for local community groups.


Grant aid for Sutherland community transport schemes

29 November 2023
Grant aid for Sutherland community transport schemes

Grant aid for Sutherland community transport schemes

29 November 2023

The grants were approved by members of the council's economy and infrastructure committee.


EXCLUSIVE: We won't be bullied out of our home, say Altnabreac couple

24 November 2023
EXCLUSIVE: We won't be bullied out of our home, say Altnabreac couple

EXCLUSIVE: We won't be bullied out of our home, say Altnabreac couple

24 November 2023

The couple at the centre of a dispute that saw Scotrail temporarily close Altnabreac railway station say they feel "bullied and harassed".


Renowned trad band Mànran to play in Strathpeffer this December

21 November 2023
Renowned trad band Mànran to play in Strathpeffer this December

Renowned trad band Mànran to play in Strathpeffer this December

21 November 2023

Multi-award winning band Mànran will take to the stage at Strathpeffer Pavilion on Friday, December 29, with well-known special guests.


North-west company under fire for 'industrial waste' pledges clean-up

01 November 2023
North-west company under fire for 'industrial waste' pledges clean-up

North-west company under fire for 'industrial waste' pledges clean-up

01 November 2023

Wester Ross Salmon was called out for leaving 'industrial mess' on the shores of Lochbroom, in the aftermath of Storm Babet and has pledged action.


LOOKING BACK: Were you in primary one at Dornoch 25 years ago?

23 September 2023
LOOKING BACK: Were you in primary one at Dornoch 25 years ago?

LOOKING BACK: Were you in primary one at Dornoch 25 years ago?

23 September 2023

From the picture archive of the Northern Times.


PICTURES: Brora Rangers dinner raises £17,000 as club celebrate 'biggest event yet'

29 August 2023
PICTURES: Brora Rangers dinner raises £17,000 as club celebrate 'biggest event yet'

PICTURES: Brora Rangers dinner raises £17,000 as club celebrate 'biggest event yet'

29 August 2023

Brora Rangers director David Dowling said last Friday’s annual club dinner was the “biggest event to date” and was a great success.


Hiker's body found in Achiltibuie named by police

08 August 2023
Hiker's body found in Achiltibuie named by police

Hiker's body found in Achiltibuie named by police

08 August 2023

The body of a hiker found in the Achiltibuie area after going missing over a year ago in Ullapool has been formally identified.


Sutherland golfers prepare to play at Scottish Amateur Championship at Dornoch and Tain

31 July 2023
Sutherland golfers prepare to play at Scottish Amateur Championship at Dornoch and Tain

Sutherland golfers prepare to play at Scottish Amateur Championship at Dornoch and Tain

31 July 2023

Top amateur golfers heading to Sutherland and Ross-shire.


Ullapool Sea Savers install cigarette butt 'ballot bin' at local restaurant

05 July 2023
Ullapool Sea Savers install cigarette butt 'ballot bin' at local restaurant

Ullapool Sea Savers install cigarette butt 'ballot bin' at local restaurant

05 July 2023

The Ullapool Sea Savers have installed a cigarette 'voting ballot' at Ullapool restaurant, The Clubhouse, as a part of their drain campaign.


Local shock over Ross-shire bank closure announcement

21 June 2023
Local shock over Ross-shire bank closure announcement

Local shock over Ross-shire bank closure announcement

21 June 2023

Locals have expressed shock and concern following the recent announcement that Ullapool Bank of Scotland is due to close.


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