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North MP says travel costs are causing rural nurses and carers to 'call it a day'

North MP says travel costs are causing rural nurses and carers to 'call it a day'

North MP says travel costs are causing rural nurses and carers to 'call it a day'

26 May 2022

Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross MP Jamie Stone has warned that nurses and carers in rural areas are being left out of pocket over travel costs.


Trial halted due to suspected case of monkeypox

Trial halted due to suspected case of monkeypox

Trial halted due to suspected case of monkeypox

25 May 2022

A trial in Inverness has been halted because a key witness was absent due to a suspected case of monkeypox, it has been confirmed.


Care forum's call for more volunteers to support Sutherland community

Care forum's call for more volunteers to support Sutherland community

Care forum's call for more volunteers to support Sutherland community

25 May 2022

The group are now encouraging people to volunteer to ensure the continuation of the forum's work.


North-west community group benefit from rural mental healthy recovery grant

North-west community group benefit from rural mental healthy recovery grant

North-west community group benefit from rural mental healthy recovery grant

25 May 2022

A north-west group is benefitting from a micro grant aimed at supporting and promoting mental health recovery.


National health advice information services available to all

National health advice information services available to all

National health advice information services available to all

25 May 2022

NHS 24 is reminding people of the health advice and information that’s available via NHS inform.


Highland outdoor enthusiasts urged to take the high road

Highland outdoor enthusiasts urged to take the high road

Highland outdoor enthusiasts urged to take the high road

24 May 2022

And to enter competition celebrating National Walking Month


First recorded case of Monkeypox confirmed in Scotland

First recorded case of Monkeypox confirmed in Scotland

First recorded case of Monkeypox confirmed in Scotland

23 May 2022

The overall risk to the general public is described as low by health experts


Health Matters: Dr Tim Allison on lessons learned during the pandemic

Health Matters: Dr Tim Allison on lessons learned during the pandemic

Health Matters: Dr Tim Allison on lessons learned during the pandemic

22 May 2022

We are coming up to the time for exams whether at school, college or university.


Spring booster local clinic available for over 75s in Dornoch

Spring booster local clinic available for over 75s in Dornoch

Spring booster local clinic available for over 75s in Dornoch

20 May 2022

The spring booster jab is now being made available locally.


Dornoch mobility charity helps wheelchair users enjoy the seaside

Dornoch mobility charity helps wheelchair users enjoy the seaside

Dornoch mobility charity helps wheelchair users enjoy the seaside

20 May 2022

A NEW charity in Dornoch is making it possible for everyone to enjoy its beautiful beaches.


Nature reserve faces clean-up crisis following bird flu outbreak

Nature reserve faces clean-up crisis following bird flu outbreak

Nature reserve faces clean-up crisis following bird flu outbreak

20 May 2022

Over 160 bird carcasses have been found at Loch Fleet national nature reserve near Golspie in the past week.


Ultra-runners – including one from Ukraine – gear up for start of Cape Wrath Ultra

Ultra-runners – including one from Ukraine – gear up for start of Cape Wrath Ultra

Ultra-runners – including one from Ukraine – gear up for start of Cape Wrath Ultra

19 May 2022

Hundreds of ultra-runners from around the world are set to take on an epic challenge to reach the far north-west tip of Britain this weekend.


Brora campaigner urges public to 'Stop the Stare' during Face Equality Week

Brora campaigner urges public to 'Stop the Stare' during Face Equality Week

Brora campaigner urges public to 'Stop the Stare' during Face Equality Week

16 May 2022

A campaigner from Brora is calling upon people to think twice when it comes to staring.


'Still plenty of clinic places left' for Covid spring booster vaccination

'Still plenty of clinic places left' for Covid spring booster vaccination

'Still plenty of clinic places left' for Covid spring booster vaccination

14 May 2022

NHS Highland's director of public health is urging as many people as possible to come forward for their Covid spring booster jab when invited.


Scotland's chief vet confirms bird flu cases at Sutherland coastal reserve

Scotland's chief vet confirms bird flu cases at Sutherland coastal reserve

Scotland's chief vet confirms bird flu cases at Sutherland coastal reserve

13 May 2022

Over 160 bird carcases have been found at Loch Fleet this week alone.


Covid survivor Sarah pleads for more compassion for the vulnerable

Covid survivor Sarah pleads for more compassion for the vulnerable

Covid survivor Sarah pleads for more compassion for the vulnerable

12 May 2022

One of the sickest Highlanders to survive Covid-19 has made a plea for more compassion to be shown towards the vulnerable with restrictions eased.


Spring booster campaign continues with dates announced for Sutherland

Spring booster campaign continues with dates announced for Sutherland

Spring booster campaign continues with dates announced for Sutherland

12 May 2022

NHS Highland have added more clinic dates for Sutherland in May and June.


Helmsdale community try out fleet of e-bikes at open day

Helmsdale community try out fleet of e-bikes at open day

Helmsdale community try out fleet of e-bikes at open day

10 May 2022

Members of the Helmsdale community were invited to try out a fleet of new eBikes at an open day.


Scottish cycling legend aims to be the fastest woman to cycle the NC500 this weekend

Scottish cycling legend aims to be the fastest woman to cycle the NC500 this weekend

Scottish cycling legend aims to be the fastest woman to cycle the NC500 this weekend

10 May 2022

A Guinness World Record holding cyclist is gearing up to attempt a new record that will see her become the fastest woman to cycle the NC500.


North-west Sutherland community gym funds purchase of life saving equipment

North-west Sutherland community gym funds purchase of life saving equipment

North-west Sutherland community gym funds purchase of life saving equipment

10 May 2022

A community gym in Kinlochbervie has funded the purchase of life-saving equipment for the village.


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