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No new cases of Covid-19 in the Highlands for third day running

No new cases of Covid-19 in the Highlands for third day running

No new cases of Covid-19 in the Highlands for third day running

THREE days have now passed since the most recently confirmed case of Covid-19 in the NHS Highland area.


Royal thanks to staff of Far North hospital for their dedication during pandemic

Royal thanks to staff of Far North hospital for their dedication during pandemic

Royal thanks to staff of Far North hospital for their dedication during pandemic

There was royal recognition for the work of frontline NHS staff when Prince Charles paid a visit to Caithness General Hospital.


Lifescan warns of possible job losses

Lifescan warns of possible job losses

Lifescan warns of possible job losses

THE biggest private employer in the Highlands has warned of potential job losses following the Covid-19 crisis.


Reopening of gyms and swimming pools welcomed

Reopening of gyms and swimming pools welcomed

Reopening of gyms and swimming pools welcomed

The body looking after culture and leisure in the Highlands has welcomed news that gyms and swimming pools may be allowed to reopen on September 14.


One fresh coronavirus in NHS Highland in last 24 hours

One fresh coronavirus in NHS Highland in last 24 hours

One fresh coronavirus in NHS Highland in last 24 hours

THE NHS Highland area has recorded one positive test for Covid-19 in the past 24 hours – ending the region's run of six days without any new cases.


SPONSORED CONTENT: Get outdoors and improve the health of all the family

SPONSORED CONTENT: Get outdoors and improve the health of all the family

SPONSORED CONTENT: Get outdoors and improve the health of all the family

Summer is here and it is a great time to make some healthy changes.


NHS Highland area on sixth day without any new coronavirus cases

NHS Highland area on sixth day without any new coronavirus cases

NHS Highland area on sixth day without any new coronavirus cases

But across Scotland there were 17 new positive tests recorded in the past 24 hours.


NHS Highland goes three days without fresh positive tests for Covid-19

NHS Highland goes three days without fresh positive tests for Covid-19

NHS Highland goes three days without fresh positive tests for Covid-19

THREE days have now passed since NHS Highland recorded its most recent positive test for Covid-19.


Farm risk 'must be managed'

Farm risk 'must be managed'

Farm risk 'must be managed'

KEY worker farmers in Ross-shire who have been fighting the ‘invisible’ danger of coronavirus are being asked to heed pitfalls in plain sight.


Call for Highland businesses to apply for free mentoring programme as lockdown eases

Call for Highland businesses to apply for free mentoring programme as lockdown eases

Call for Highland businesses to apply for free mentoring programme as lockdown eases

FREE mentoring support is being offered to Highland businesses as they cautiously emerge from the coronavirus lockdown.


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