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Community council chairman proposes measures to deal with 'out of control' parking at Dornoch beach

Community council chairman proposes measures to deal with 'out of control' parking at Dornoch beach

Community council chairman proposes measures to deal with 'out of control' parking at Dornoch beach

Suggested controls include bollards, signs and, ultimately, double yellow lines and a traffic regulation order.


MSP calls on Scottish Government to look into pothole problems

MSP calls on Scottish Government to look into pothole problems

MSP calls on Scottish Government to look into pothole problems

Number is now 'more than five times higher at 20,988 potholes over the last year'


Test pilot and Helmsdale native Dave Mackay an 'inspiration' to younger generation

Test pilot and Helmsdale native Dave Mackay an 'inspiration' to younger generation

Test pilot and Helmsdale native Dave Mackay an 'inspiration' to younger generation

Sutherland County Committee chairman Councillor Richard Gale has congratulated Mr Mackay on Sunday's feat.


Frustration over Ardgay/Bonar Bridge speed limit delay

Frustration over Ardgay/Bonar Bridge speed limit delay

Frustration over Ardgay/Bonar Bridge speed limit delay

Local people want the speed limit on the mile-long stretch of the A836 reduced from 60mph to 30mph


One-day strike planned by Highland air traffic controllers in protest over remote towers closure plan

One-day strike planned by Highland air traffic controllers in protest over remote towers closure plan

One-day strike planned by Highland air traffic controllers in protest over remote towers closure plan

'The plan will remove high value skilled jobs from economies that can ill-afford to lose them.'


Drivers' physical and verbal abuse has mental health toll on trunk roadworkers

Drivers' physical and verbal abuse has mental health toll on trunk roadworkers

Drivers' physical and verbal abuse has mental health toll on trunk roadworkers

One in four roadworkers has suffered mental health issues following verbal or physical abuse from the public, according to new figures.


PICTURES: Crash on ski road leaves bus teetering on edge of drop

PICTURES: Crash on ski road leaves bus teetering on edge of drop

PICTURES: Crash on ski road leaves bus teetering on edge of drop

A 'bang!' and then bus leaves the road on perilous edge


Part of B873 Syre to Altnaharra route to close for four weeks for patching work

Part of B873 Syre to Altnaharra route to close for four weeks for patching work

Part of B873 Syre to Altnaharra route to close for four weeks for patching work

The B873 Syre to Altnaharra road will close between its junction with the A836 and the B871.


Inverness flight to Birmingham lands in Edinburgh after mid air emergency

Inverness flight to Birmingham lands in Edinburgh after mid air emergency

Inverness flight to Birmingham lands in Edinburgh after mid air emergency

It landed safely, after sending a 7700 code to air traffic control.


Community council chairman says Struie road is in a 'disgraceful' condition with foot-deep potholes and calls for HGVs to be banned from using it

Community council chairman says Struie road is in a 'disgraceful' condition with foot-deep potholes and calls for HGVs to be banned from using it

Community council chairman says Struie road is in a 'disgraceful' condition with foot-deep potholes and calls for HGVs to be banned from using it

Pete Campbell said that the route was a gateway into Sutherland and deserved to be properly maintained.


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