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Councillors reaffirm commitment for new North Coast Care Facility project

Councillors reaffirm commitment for new North Coast Care Facility project

Councillors reaffirm commitment for new North Coast Care Facility project

29 October 2020

The facility will serve Sutherland and at today’s meeting of the Highland Council members were given a progress update on the project.


Ten fresh Covid infections across NHS Highland

Ten fresh Covid infections across NHS Highland

Ten fresh Covid infections across NHS Highland

29 October 2020

TEN new cases of Covid-19 have been identified across the NHS Highland area in the past 24 hours.


The First Minister confirms that home visits are still banned despite the Highlands getting the second lowest level of Covid restrictions

The First Minister confirms that home visits are still banned despite the Highlands getting the second lowest level of Covid restrictions

The First Minister confirms that home visits are still banned despite the Highlands getting the second lowest level of Covid restrictions

29 October 2020

Nicola Sturgeon admitted retaining the ban will cause 'particular hardship' in rural and island communities


Highland Council votes to back placing the region in Tier 1 of Covid system

Highland Council votes to back placing the region in Tier 1 of Covid system

Highland Council votes to back placing the region in Tier 1 of Covid system

28 October 2020

Highland Council has recommended to the Scottish Government that the region should be placed in Tier 1 with no additional measures imposed.


Financial help for nightclubs and soft play businesses

Financial help for nightclubs and soft play businesses

Financial help for nightclubs and soft play businesses

27 October 2020

The one-off grants of up to £50,000 will be available to businesses in both sectors through the £11 million Covid-19 Contingency Fund.


1000th Covid case detected in NHS Highland region

1000th Covid case detected in NHS Highland region

1000th Covid case detected in NHS Highland region

27 October 2020

MORE than 1000 cases of Covid-19 have been detected across the whole NHS Highland area since the pandemic began.


Highlands likely to be placed in coronavirus Tier One

Highlands likely to be placed in coronavirus Tier One

Highlands likely to be placed in coronavirus Tier One

27 October 2020

THE Highlands looks set to have Covid-19 restrictions eased when the First Minister reveals which tier the region will be placed in.


Highland trading standards chief flags help for small businesses facing disputes

Highland trading standards chief flags help for small businesses facing disputes

Highland trading standards chief flags help for small businesses facing disputes

27 October 2020

A trading standards chief has flagged help available to small businesses in the Highlands facing disputes.


Happy 100th birthday for much-loved Highland woman

Happy 100th birthday for much-loved Highland woman

Happy 100th birthday for much-loved Highland woman

26 October 2020

A much-loved member of a Highland community marked a major birthday milestone in unusual circumstances.


Fuller range of Highland NHS dental services set to re-open from November 1 – but patients told to expect delays

Fuller range of Highland NHS dental services set to re-open from November 1 – but patients told to expect delays

Fuller range of Highland NHS dental services set to re-open from November 1 – but patients told to expect delays

26 October 2020

A greater range of Highland NHS dental services will be available from next month – but patients are being urged to expect delays.


Eleven more cases of coronavirus in NHS Highland region

Eleven more cases of coronavirus in NHS Highland region

Eleven more cases of coronavirus in NHS Highland region

26 October 2020

ELEVEN new Covid-19 cases have been detected in the NHS Highland area.


Covid-19 test centre opens in car park at Highland Council HQ

Covid-19 test centre opens in car park at Highland Council HQ

Covid-19 test centre opens in car park at Highland Council HQ

25 October 2020

The UK government has opened a new walk-through coronavirus testing centre inthe Highland capita.


New figures show 13 new coronavirus cases recorded in NHS Highland area

New figures show 13 new coronavirus cases recorded in NHS Highland area

New figures show 13 new coronavirus cases recorded in NHS Highland area

25 October 2020

A further 13 cases of Covid-19 have been detected in the NHS Highland area over the past 24 hours.


Fourteen more Covid-19 cases in NHS Highland area

Fourteen more Covid-19 cases in NHS Highland area

Fourteen more Covid-19 cases in NHS Highland area

24 October 2020

A further 14 cases of Covid-19 have been detected in the NHS Highland area over the past 24 hours.


Number of confirmed coronavirus cases in NHS Highland area jumps by 16 in past 24 hours – the biggest daily rise in more than four months

Number of confirmed coronavirus cases in NHS Highland area jumps by 16 in past 24 hours – the biggest daily rise in more than four months

Number of confirmed coronavirus cases in NHS Highland area jumps by 16 in past 24 hours – the biggest daily rise in more than four months

22 October 2020

THE NHS Highland health board area has recorded its biggest single day increase in Covid-19 cases since mid-June.


Another 19 Covid-19 infections recorded across NHS Highland region

Another 19 Covid-19 infections recorded across NHS Highland region

Another 19 Covid-19 infections recorded across NHS Highland region

21 October 2020

NINETEEN new Covid-19 cases have been reported across the NHS Highland health board area in the past day.


Hoteliers in Sutherland join with others across the country to call for changes to restrictions on guests

Hoteliers in Sutherland join with others across the country to call for changes to restrictions on guests

Hoteliers in Sutherland join with others across the country to call for changes to restrictions on guests

21 October 2020

Another 100 Scottish hotels, including a number in Caithness and Sutherland, have backed a call for changes to restrictions on guests.


Number of coronavirus case pass 900 mark in NHS Highland area

Number of coronavirus case pass 900 mark in NHS Highland area

Number of coronavirus case pass 900 mark in NHS Highland area

20 October 2020

MORE than 900 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in NHS Highland since the coronavirus pandemic began.


MSP urges Highland businesses to take advantage of new initiative to encourage people to shop locally

MSP urges Highland businesses to take advantage of new initiative to encourage people to shop locally

MSP urges Highland businesses to take advantage of new initiative to encourage people to shop locally

20 October 2020

The Scotland Loves Local scheme aims to help pay for improvements like protective screens, sanitising equipment and PPE


Sixteen new coronavirus cases confirmed NHS Highland area in past 24 hours

Sixteen new coronavirus cases confirmed NHS Highland area in past 24 hours

Sixteen new coronavirus cases confirmed NHS Highland area in past 24 hours

19 October 2020

SIXTEEN further Covid-19 infections have been detected across the NHS Highland health board region, it has been confirmed.


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