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EMMA RODDICK: I want to reach out to the people who 'aren’t political'

EMMA RODDICK: I want to reach out to the people who 'aren’t political'

EMMA RODDICK: I want to reach out to the people who 'aren’t political'

03 October 2023

She says 'it bothers me that many people have been told it’s something that happens to them, that they can’t affect.'


Campervans get a bad press – but there's more to 'the great north exodus'

Campervans get a bad press – but there's more to 'the great north exodus'

Campervans get a bad press – but there's more to 'the great north exodus'

30 September 2023

Former social worker Dan MacKay, from Wick, considers the impact of an ageing population across Caithness and Sutherland, and how land is at its heart


ACTIVE OUTDOORS: Ousdale Broch path is like stepping back in time

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: Ousdale Broch path is like stepping back in time

ACTIVE OUTDOORS: Ousdale Broch path is like stepping back in time

27 September 2023

John Davidson explores the short walk to Caithness’s best-preserved Iron Age broch just north of the Ord


Nicky Marr: CCTV can help make us safer on the buses

Nicky Marr: CCTV can help make us safer on the buses

Nicky Marr: CCTV can help make us safer on the buses

27 September 2023

There’s CCTV on almost every street corner, and in most shops and bars, but not yet buses.


ARIANE BURGESS: Watering down climate pledges is disastrous for the environment and economy

ARIANE BURGESS: Watering down climate pledges is disastrous for the environment and economy

ARIANE BURGESS: Watering down climate pledges is disastrous for the environment and economy

26 September 2023

She argues the 'Tories are turning their backs on a huge economic opportunity and the chance to rebuild our country.'


OUT AND ABOUT WITH RALPH: Watching the trees come and go in the Flow Country

OUT AND ABOUT WITH RALPH: Watching the trees come and go in the Flow Country

OUT AND ABOUT WITH RALPH: Watching the trees come and go in the Flow Country

24 September 2023

The peatlands of Caithness and Sutherland are slowly returning to their natural state, as Ralph takes a walk up Ben Griam Beg to get a better look


NHS HIGHLAND: Reduce, return, recycle – How you can play a part in climate week

NHS HIGHLAND: Reduce, return, recycle – How you can play a part in climate week

NHS HIGHLAND: Reduce, return, recycle – How you can play a part in climate week

24 September 2023

Returned medication is incinerated at a huge cost to the environment.


DAVID RICHARDSON: Highland businesses need support to grow our local economies

DAVID RICHARDSON: Highland businesses need support to grow our local economies

DAVID RICHARDSON: Highland businesses need support to grow our local economies

23 September 2023

Business Comment by David Richardson, regional development manager at the Federation of Small Businesses


Nicky Marr: Impact of school woes is felt by our next generation

Nicky Marr: Impact of school woes is felt by our next generation

Nicky Marr: Impact of school woes is felt by our next generation

20 September 2023

Strikes by teaching staff will impact their education, As will a crumbling, leaking, mouse-infested, damp school.


Jamie Halcro Johnston: The First Minister missed the chance to 'reinvigorate' the SNP

Jamie Halcro Johnston: The First Minister missed the chance to 'reinvigorate' the SNP

Jamie Halcro Johnston: The First Minister missed the chance to 'reinvigorate' the SNP

19 September 2023

He argues Humza Yousaf's first Programme for Government was 'long, of little substance, and offered nothing new for the Highlands.'


Fed up of the midges? Then help bats thrive in the Highlands!

Fed up of the midges? Then help bats thrive in the Highlands!

Fed up of the midges? Then help bats thrive in the Highlands!

17 September 2023

Making Space for Nature by Saranne Bish


Nicky Marr: Housing is crucial but green spaces are too

Nicky Marr: Housing is crucial but green spaces are too

Nicky Marr: Housing is crucial but green spaces are too

13 September 2023

Houses are vital, but so is community, and communities need spaces between houses.


EDWARD MOUNTAIN: 'If we can sometimes park party politics we will achieve so much more'

EDWARD MOUNTAIN: 'If we can sometimes park party politics we will achieve so much more'

EDWARD MOUNTAIN: 'If we can sometimes park party politics we will achieve so much more'

05 September 2023

Highland MSP says Holyrood is too procedural and wastes time on the 'four minute read speech with no interventions'


NHS HIGHLAND: Your input can help our services meet your needs

NHS HIGHLAND: Your input can help our services meet your needs

NHS HIGHLAND: Your input can help our services meet your needs

26 August 2023

With growing demands on public services, we need to work together with communities and change the way some services are delivered, says NHS boss.


Nicky Marr: What is taking us so long with a tourist tax?

Nicky Marr: What is taking us so long with a tourist tax?

Nicky Marr: What is taking us so long with a tourist tax?

23 August 2023

Did you head abroad this summer? Chances are you’ll have paid an extra few Euros in tourist tax.


Collect wildflower seeds and help Highland pollinators

Collect wildflower seeds and help Highland pollinators

Collect wildflower seeds and help Highland pollinators

20 August 2023

Making Space for Nature by Jenny Grant


Impact of short-term lets changes hangs in the balance across the Highlands

Impact of short-term lets changes hangs in the balance across the Highlands

Impact of short-term lets changes hangs in the balance across the Highlands

18 August 2023

Business Comment by David Richardson, regional development manager at the Federation of Small Businesses


Memories of a childhood in Melness in the 1930s and 40s

Memories of a childhood in Melness in the 1930s and 40s

Memories of a childhood in Melness in the 1930s and 40s

16 August 2023

While researching her family history, Laura Adkins learned more about her mother's childhood which was spent on the croft at Skinnet, Melness


Nicky Marr: Economic case needs to be made for radical Academy Street change

Nicky Marr: Economic case needs to be made for radical Academy Street change

Nicky Marr: Economic case needs to be made for radical Academy Street change

16 August 2023

Have you seen Highland Council’s proposals for reducing through-traffic on Academy Street in Inverness?


DAVID RICHARDSON: Deadline approaching for let applications – with a clear need for business support

DAVID RICHARDSON: Deadline approaching for let applications – with a clear need for business support

DAVID RICHARDSON: Deadline approaching for let applications – with a clear need for business support

12 August 2023

If you own a relevant business (self-catering, Airbnb etc), you must submit your Short-term Lets License (STL) application before October 1.


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