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Heartfelt light tribute at Lairg to those in coronavirus front line

Heartfelt light tribute at Lairg to those in coronavirus front line

Heartfelt light tribute at Lairg to those in coronavirus front line

A Christmas lights group in a small Sutherland community has made its own distinctive tribute to front line workers.


Government help for self-catering businesses in Highlands

Government help for self-catering businesses in Highlands

Government help for self-catering businesses in Highlands

The Highland Council today launched its revised guidance, with grants of £10,000 and £25,000 becoming available for eligible self-catering businesses.


Highland coronavirus cases increase by 10 to 112

Highland coronavirus cases increase by 10 to 112

Highland coronavirus cases increase by 10 to 112

TEN further coronavirus cases have been confirmed across the Highlands in the past 24 hours as the number of new diagnoses in Scotland rose by 268.


Virtual MacGruer exhibition turns into tribute to 'gem of a man'

Virtual MacGruer exhibition turns into tribute to 'gem of a man'

Virtual MacGruer exhibition turns into tribute to 'gem of a man'

A move to stage a virtual exhibition of a well-known Golspie artist has taken off.


Third litter of wildcats expected at a Sutherland wilderness reserve

Third litter of wildcats expected at a Sutherland wilderness reserve

Third litter of wildcats expected at a Sutherland wilderness reserve

Alladale Wilderness Reserve is hoping it will shortly put out the welcome mat for a third litter in as many years of near pure bred wildcat kittens.


Far North hospital treats three coronavirus cases in past two weeks

Far North hospital treats three coronavirus cases in past two weeks

Far North hospital treats three coronavirus cases in past two weeks

Three cases of confirmed Covid-19 have been treated at Caithness General Hospital over the past two weeks, the John O'Groat Journal has learned.


New crisis website set up for north coast residents

New crisis website set up for north coast residents

New crisis website set up for north coast residents

Community councils in north Sutherland have banded together to create a new website.


Financial guru Martin Lewis advises on how to claim money back if you are having to work from home because of pandemic

Financial guru Martin Lewis advises on how to claim money back if you are having to work from home because of pandemic

Financial guru Martin Lewis advises on how to claim money back if you are having to work from home because of pandemic

People working from home are entitled to claim money back from the government – even if they are on a full-time salary.


Virtual music festival will ease disappointment of coronavirus cancellations

Virtual music festival will ease disappointment of coronavirus cancellations

Virtual music festival will ease disappointment of coronavirus cancellations

Fèis Rois is to stage an online traditional music festival next month.


LONG READ: Helmsdale rev's trip to Bangladesh 'bandit country'

LONG READ: Helmsdale rev's trip to Bangladesh 'bandit country'

LONG READ: Helmsdale rev's trip to Bangladesh 'bandit country'

Helmsdale’s Rev Roddy Macrae made it into Bangladesh with Mission International’s Hugh Henderson before lockdown. Here is his story.


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