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Far North Line improvements among projects earmarked for possible Transport Scotland cash - RossShire Journal

Far North Line improvements among projects earmarked for possible Transport Scotland cash  RossShire Journal

IMPROVING rail services on the Far North Line is one of several projects "under consideration" for a cash injection from Transport Scotland.

Published on 26 March 2019 | 11:32 am


Retired accountant accused of killing Inverness friend in car crash - Press and Journal

Retired accountant accused of killing Inverness friend in car crash  Press and Journal

Iain Mortimer, 72, is said to have failed to keep an eye on the road ahead, before crashing his Mercedes E-class into an articulated lorry parked in a lay-by ...

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:20 am


Inverness home sales, March 10-16, 2019 - North Cook News

Inverness home sales, March 10-16, 2019  North Cook News

According to BlockShopper.com, there were four reported residential sales in Inverness for the week of March 10-16, 2019.

Published on 24 March 2019 | 12:55 pm


Extra work pays off for Strathpeffer student at Council for Awards of Agricultural Societies - RossShire Journal

Extra work pays off for Strathpeffer student at Council for Awards of Agricultural Societies  RossShire Journal

A STRATHPEFFER student who has taken on additional responsibilities outwith her course of study has been recognised with an award.

Published on 23 March 2019 | 7:35 am


Red carpet event in Strathpeffer paves way for Ross-shire fundraiser's tough South Africa trek - RossShire Journal

Red carpet event in Strathpeffer paves way for Ross-shire fundraiser's tough South Africa trek  RossShire Journal

A WOMAN who has raised thousands for a cancer charity will walk the red carpet close to home before hitting gritty mountain trails half a world away.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 12:17 pm


Sleeping male rape victim only found out about Christmas Eve Inverness attack when friend told him she’d seen - The Scottish Sun

Sleeping male rape victim only found out about Christmas Eve Inverness attack when friend told him she’d seen  The Scottish Sun

THE MAN had no recollection of the Christmas Eve predatory attack after passing out and was horrified to learn Joshua Hunter, 24, had filmed it. On Boxing Day ...

Published on 21 March 2019 | 6:03 pm


People's Vote activists from the Black Isle to Achiltibuie will board a bus for capital rally push - RossShire Journal

People's Vote activists from the Black Isle to Achiltibuie will board a bus for capital rally push  RossShire Journal

ROSS-SHIRE activists from Achiltibuie to the Black Isle will have their voices heard at a London rally agitating for a People's Vote on Brexit. Campaigners from ...

Published on 21 March 2019 | 5:00 pm


Ross-shire trio appear in court after £60k drugs raid - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire trio appear in court after £60k drugs raid  RossShire Journal

TWO men and a woman have appeared in private at Inverness Sheriff Court in connection with the alleged recovery of £60000 worth of cocaine.

Published on 21 March 2019 | 4:46 pm


Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross MP Jamie Stone slams 'laughable' defence of ScotRail services on Far North Line - RossShire Journal

Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross MP Jamie Stone slams 'laughable' defence of ScotRail services on Far North Line  RossShire Journal

LAUGHABLE” defences of ScotRail's Highland services by the country's transport minister are “verging on the pathetic”, an infuriated MP has argued.

Published on 21 March 2019 | 7:02 am


Caithness members impress in in Pony Club quiz competition - JohnOGroat Journal

Caithness members impress in in Pony Club quiz competition  JohnOGroat Journal

Members of the Caithness branch of the Pony Club have enjoyed success in the annual Margaret Wyper Quiz challenge.

Published on 20 March 2019 | 8:50 am


Police in California say body found on beach is not that of missing Scot Kim Avis - Daily Record

Police in California say body found on beach is not that of missing Scot Kim Avis  Daily Record

Police in America say a body found washed up in California is not that of missing Scot Kim Avis who vanished after going for a swim in Monterey last month.

Published on 19 March 2019 | 4:51 pm


No fear for Staggies ahead of derby - Ross-Shire Journal

No fear for Staggies ahead of derby  Ross-Shire Journal

Ross County captain Marcus Fraser says they have nothing to fear ahead of the final Highland derby of the season tonight.

Published on 15 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Former police officer raped and sexually abused women - STV News

Former police officer raped and sexually abused women  STV News

Former police officer raped and sexually abused women. David Cunningham has been jailed for 14 years for the catalogue of abuse.

Published on 13 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Macdonald Drumossie Hotel, Inverness - Inverness Courier

Macdonald Drumossie Hotel, Inverness  Inverness Courier

Set within 9 acres of secluded parkland and enjoying spectacular views across the Moray Firth, the Macdonald Drumossie Hotel is a listed Art Deco property.

Published on 12 March 2019 | 2:05 pm


High Court issues warrant for missing Inverness street trader after no-show - Ross-Shire Journal

High Court issues warrant for missing Inverness street trader after no-show  Ross-Shire Journal

The 52-year-old was reported missing two weeks ago after apparently going for a swim on a notoriously dangerous stretch of US coastline.

Published on 11 March 2019 | 1:51 pm


Arrest warrant issued for Inverness man reported missing in California - Press and Journal

Arrest warrant issued for Inverness man reported missing in California  Press and Journal

A judge has issued a warrant for the arrest of an Inverness man who vanished from a Californian beach after he failed to turn up for a high court hearing in ...

Published on 11 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Former cop in plea for new Inverness street names to honour fallen heroes - Press and Journal

Former cop in plea for new Inverness street names to honour fallen heroes  Press and Journal

A former police officer has called for street names in Inverness to be named to honour fallen emergency *service* workers. Dave Conner has highlighted the case ...

Published on 7 March 2019 | 8:00 am


We'd love Nancy Banks-Smith's take on Fleabag | Brief letters - The Guardian

We'd love Nancy Banks-Smith's take on Fleabag | Brief letters  The Guardian

Congratulations on your editorial (2 March) on improvisation and imperfection. How often do we find editorial reference to music-making, even in the Guardian?

Published on 5 March 2019 | 8:00 am


The walk: Mhonaidh, Inverness-shire - HeraldScotland

The walk: Mhonaidh, Inverness-shire  HeraldScotland

Location: Mhonaidh, Inverness-shire.

Published on 2 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Guitar legend Johnny Marr added to Belladrum line-up - STV News

Guitar legend Johnny Marr added to Belladrum line-up  STV News

Guitar legend Johnny Marr added to Belladrum line-up. The Coral, Hawkwind, Julie Fowlis and Dodie have also been added to the festival's bill.

Published on 28 February 2019 | 8:00 am


New Scotland Street Chapter 62: A borrowed Morgan - The Scotsman

New Scotland Street Chapter 62: A borrowed Morgan  The Scotsman

'It's not far now,” said the fair-haired young woman in the passenger seat of Bruce Anderson's borrowed Morgan sports car. “But this car is a bit bumpy, isn't it?

Published on 27 February 2019 | 6:01 am


Pair charged over 131mph speeding on A9 - Inverness Courier

Pair charged over 131mph speeding on A9  Inverness Courier

Two men have been charged after being detected speeding at 131mph on the A9.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Tree-felling works on A82 in Inverness - Inverness Courier

Tree-felling works on A82 in Inverness  Inverness Courier

Temporary traffic management measures will be in place along a section of the A82 Glenurquhart Road in Inverness from Tuesday of next week. Tree felling ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Obituary: Rev Roderick MacKinnon, joiner turned cleric and councillor who helped transform life in the Western Isles - The Scotsman

Obituary: Rev Roderick MacKinnon, joiner turned cleric and councillor who helped transform life in the Western Isles  The Scotsman

Reverend Roderick Maclean MacKinnon. Born: 28 March 1928 in Bunavoneader, Harris. Died: 12 January 2019 in Inverness, aged 90.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Widow seeks action over Inverness lorry tragedy - Inverness Courier

Widow seeks action over Inverness lorry tragedy  Inverness Courier

A BEREAVED woman whose husband was killed in a work-related road accident is writing to Highland Council's chief executive demanding road-safety…

Published on 19 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Ross-shire speedster brought to a halt by police ‘stinger’ - Press and Journal

Ross-shire speedster brought to a halt by police ‘stinger’  Press and Journal

A Ross-shire man who twice evaded police capture by driving at high speed was brought to a halt by a “stinger” operation to deflate his tyres. Inverness Sheriff ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Call for landmark Viewhill House to be demolished - Inverness Courier

Call for landmark Viewhill House to be demolished  Inverness Courier

A history enthusiast has called for a derelict eyesore in Inverness to be pulled down.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Inverness pupils show winning ways in business competition - Inverness Courier

Inverness pupils show winning ways in business competition  Inverness Courier

YOUNG business brains from across the Highlands were put to the test in a competition which sharpened their entrepreneurial skills and raised money for…

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Inverness mentoring project aims to improve lives - Inverness Courier

Inverness mentoring project aims to improve lives  Inverness Courier

AN INVERNESS mentoring programme is among the projects set to benefit from a £2 million windfall for communities across the Highlands.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Inverness city centre hotel plans could still get the go-ahead - Inverness Courier

Inverness city centre hotel plans could still get the go-ahead  Inverness Courier

CONTROVERSIAL plans for a new hotel in Inverness which were rejected by councillors who branded the designs “hideous” and “Lego-style” might still win ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 8:00 am


NHS Highland review delayed to spring - Inverness Courier

NHS Highland review delayed to spring  Inverness Courier

THE annual review of NHS Highland has been prostponed until the spring.

Published on 11 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Lovat to take on Kinlochshiel in MacTavish Cup - Inverness Courier

Lovat to take on Kinlochshiel in MacTavish Cup  Inverness Courier

Lovat have been drawn to face Kinlochshiel in the highlight of the Cottages.com MacTavish Cup First Round draw.

Published on 11 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Six match ban for Ross County manager - Inverness Courier

Six match ban for Ross County manager  Inverness Courier

Ross County co-manager Stuart Kettlewell will not be allowed to take his place in the dugout for Monday's derby after he was hit with a six-match ban from the ...

Published on 7 February 2019 | 8:00 am


New mascot design sees Inverness pupil in a league of his own - Inverness Courier

New mascot design sees Inverness pupil in a league of his own  Inverness Courier

A NEW football mascot is set to cheer on teams playing in the Scottish Women's Premier League after being designed by a talented Inverness youth.

Published on 5 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Man who abused disabled ex-wife gets absolute discharge - Press and Journal

Man who abused disabled ex-wife gets absolute discharge  Press and Journal

A 73-year-old Ross-shire man who admitted being abusive to his ex-wife has been given an absolute discharge. Last month, Sheriff David Sutherland deferred ...

Published on 1 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Snow and ice cause tricky travel conditions in Highlands - Inverness Courier

Snow and ice cause tricky travel conditions in Highlands  Inverness Courier

A YELLOW warning from the Met Office is in place for Inverness and the far north this morning as snow and ice are expected to be a problem across…

Published on 1 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Intake cap at seven Inverness schools - Inverness Courier

Intake cap at seven Inverness schools  Inverness Courier

SEVEN Inverness schools will have their rolls capped in 2019-20 academic session. The move was triggered by high demand for places at each school.

Published on 31 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Deadly drug on rise in Highlands - Inverness Courier

Deadly drug on rise in Highlands  Inverness Courier

A HEALTH alert has been issued after people became unwell after taking a powerful illegal substance.

Published on 31 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Gritter overturns during icy weather near Appin - BBC News

Gritter overturns during icy weather near Appin  BBC News

The driver of a gritting lorry was taken to hospital after the vehicle overturned as snow and ice continued to affect many parts of Scotland. The lorry rolled down ...

Published on 30 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Site for Inverness homes 'not acceptable' - Inverness Courier

Site for Inverness homes 'not acceptable'  Inverness Courier

Councillor Ken Gowans hit out at the application by agent Bracewell-Stirling for DMPM Services. He said the site was not zoned for housing and would pile ...

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Return of lorries sparks fears of another tragedy at Longman - Inverness Courier

Return of lorries sparks fears of another tragedy at Longman  Inverness Courier

A BEREAVED woman fears history will repeat itself on a street on an Inverness industrial estate where her husband was killed in a work-related road accident.

Published on 25 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Call for Inverness to get a share of cash for shop conversions - Inverness Courier

Call for Inverness to get a share of cash for shop conversions  Inverness Courier

CONCERNS have been raised that Inverness could be denied a share of funding to help the hardest-pressed local high streets turn empty shops into housing.

Published on 25 January 2019 | 8:00 am


New Lochardil hotel owner pledges to make investment - Inverness Courier

New Lochardil hotel owner pledges to make investment  Inverness Courier

NEW owners of a well established Inverness hotel have promised more investment to make it even more attractive to visitors. Lochardil House Hotel has become ...

Published on 25 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Inverness charity issues 'go orange' plea for fundraising effort - Inverness Courier

Inverness charity issues 'go orange' plea for fundraising effort  Inverness Courier

INVERNESS charity Leo's Pride is encouraging people to 'Go orange for a day' as ambassadors in this year's Muscular Dystrophy…

Published on 24 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Drive on to extend free parking in Inverness city centre - Inverness Courier

Drive on to extend free parking in Inverness city centre  Inverness Courier

CITY businesses are pushing for an extension to free parking in the centre of Inverness as a year-long trial they have hailed as a success comes to an…

Published on 22 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Demands to tear down Inverness eyesore that has lain empty for 20 years - Inverness Courier

Demands to tear down Inverness eyesore that has lain empty for 20 years  Inverness Courier

FRUSTRATION is growing among community leaders over a lack of progress to tackle a long-standing eyesore within sight of Inverness Castle.

Published on 18 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Inverness schoolgirl coining it in thanks to generous donation - Inverness Courier

Inverness schoolgirl coining it in thanks to generous donation  Inverness Courier

AN Inverness schoolgirl's coin collecting hobby has received a boost after she was given a bag of assorted coins by a well-wisher.

Published on 18 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Broken lift leaves Inverness retirement flats residents stranded - Inverness Courier

Broken lift leaves Inverness retirement flats residents stranded  Inverness Courier

RESIDENTS of a retirement complex in Inverness have been left disappointed, disgusted and even frightened by a range of issues which they say goes well…

Published on 18 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Inverness Airport announces new flights to Mallorca - Inverness Courier

Inverness Airport announces new flights to Mallorca  Inverness Courier

New flights to Mallorca will be available from Inverness Airport later this year.

Published on 17 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Neill gets first senior call-up for Scotland - Inverness Courier

Neill gets first senior call-up for Scotland  Inverness Courier

Adrian Neill has reached a new milestone in his rise through domestic cricket as the former Nairn Academy pupil has been called up for the senior Scotland…

Published on 17 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Wife and passengers pay tribute to Inverness bus driver - Inverness Courier

Wife and passengers pay tribute to Inverness bus driver  Inverness Courier

AN Inverness bus driver killed in a crash on the Black Isle has been described by his wife as a warm and loving man.

Published on 15 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Grieving friends of a tragic Inverness bus driver are raising £2000 for his funeral after horror bridge crash - The Scottish Sun

Grieving friends of a tragic Inverness bus driver are raising £2000 for his funeral after horror bridge crash  The Scottish Sun

MOHAMED CHACHE died when his Stagecoach bus smashed into a bridge near Mulochy, Inerness-shire and toppled over. And now his stricken pals are ...

Published on 14 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Unstable chimney prompts partial closure of Inverness street - Inverness Courier

Unstable chimney prompts partial closure of Inverness street  Inverness Courier

A city street has been partially cordoned off due to conerns about an unstable chimney breast.

Published on 14 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Scot's Hobbit home causes stir with Lord of the Rings fans - Daily Record

Scot's Hobbit home causes stir with Lord of the Rings fans  Daily Record

Stuart Grant admits he's never read the JRR Tolkien's classic despite his fairytale house in Inverness-shire looking identical to the home's in the hit film.

Published on 13 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Wedding saved after Stratherrick church reopens for one day - Inverness Courier

Wedding saved after Stratherrick church reopens for one day  Inverness Courier

An Inverness-shire church which is set to be sold off reopened for one day only – allowing a bride to become the third generation of her family…

Published on 8 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Tycoon buys hotels after dismal visit | Scotland - The Times

Tycoon buys hotels after dismal visit | Scotland  The Times

A millionaire Indian businessman was so disappointed by Highland hospitality that he decided to buy three hotels to “show them how it should be done”.Sanjay ...

Published on 7 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Indian tourist bankrolls £9m redesign at three Highland hotels after miserable break - Daily Record

Indian tourist bankrolls £9m redesign at three Highland hotels after miserable break  Daily Record

Sanjay Narang paid £3m in bid to turn the hotels around after having no heating and poor food during a hiking holiday last April.

Published on 7 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Scots bride gets disused Inverness-shire church to re-open so she can tie the knot in same place as mum and - The Scottish Sun

Scots bride gets disused Inverness-shire church to re-open so she can tie the knot in same place as mum and  The Scottish Sun

BRIDE Michelle Macdonald had a disused church especially re-opened, so she could tie the knot in the same place as her mum and her gran. She walked down ...

Published on 7 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Doors of Inverness-shire church reopen for first wedding in 35 years - Press and Journal

Doors of Inverness-shire church reopen for first wedding in 35 years  Press and Journal

An Inverness-shire church currently for sale reopened as a place of worship on Saturday to host the wedding of a local girl- 63 years after her gran got married ...

Published on 7 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Inverness Girls' Brigade captain is made an OBE - Inverness Courier

Inverness Girls' Brigade captain is made an OBE  Inverness Courier

THE long-serving leader of an Inverness youth organisation is among those recognised in the New Year Honours List. Susan MacKenzie, the former captain of ...

Published on 2 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Appeal to trace missing Inverness man - Inverness Courier

Appeal to trace missing Inverness man  Inverness Courier

Police have issued an appeal inc connection with a man reported missing from Inverness.

Published on 26 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Highland building firm helps food bank - Inverness Courier

Highland building firm helps food bank  Inverness Courier

Staff from Morrison Construction have been volunteering to work at Highland Foodbank's warehouse in Inverness. They helped sort out the hundreds of food ...

Published on 21 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Application submitted for new Inverness river artwork - Inverness Courier

Application submitted for new Inverness river artwork  Inverness Courier

A planning application has been submitted for the new public artwork, entitled 'My Ness' to be situated at the Little Isle Pool, Fisherman's Car Park by the River ...

Published on 20 December 2018 | 8:00 am


'Game-changing' arts hub opens in Inverness - Inverness Courier

'Game-changing' arts hub opens in Inverness  Inverness Courier

A MAJOR new arts hub has opened in Inverness in a bid to provide new studio space for artists along with an economic boost for the city.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Priory Hotel staff get stake in business as founder steps back - Insider.co.uk

Priory Hotel staff get stake in business as founder steps back  Insider.co.uk

The Beauly hotel, founded more than 40 years ago, is now under employee ownership.

Published on 3 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Hotel taken over by 46 of its employees - Press and Journal

Hotel taken over by 46 of its employees  Press and Journal

A well-known Highland hotel is being taken over by 46 of its employees as the man who opened it more than 40 years ago plans to bow out of the business.

Published on 3 December 2018 | 8:00 am


MS sufferer's CD set to help charity - Inverness Courier

MS sufferer's CD set to help charity  Inverness Courier

A RETIRED medical research professor at Raigmore Hospital who was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis 13 years ago is using his lifelong passion for music to ...

Published on 30 November 2018 | 8:00 am


NHS board apologises over incidents of bullying - Inverness Courier

NHS board apologises over incidents of bullying  Inverness Courier

THE entire board of NHS Highland has formally apologised for "incidences of bullying", after the chairman himself said sorry.

Published on 27 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Inverness cyclist is a true champion - Inverness Courier

Inverness cyclist is a true champion  Inverness Courier

A CYCLING campaigner who has worked with an Inverness medical practice to enable patients and practitioners to enjoy the benefits of pedal power has ...

Published on 27 November 2018 | 8:00 am


'No more space for taxis in city centre' - Inverness Courier

'No more space for taxis in city centre'  Inverness Courier

TRAFFIC experts at Highland Council have admitted they have stalled in finding any new taxi rank locations in Inverness city centre.

Published on 24 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Theatre boss aims to answer Eden Court critics - Inverness Courier

Theatre boss aims to answer Eden Court critics  Inverness Courier

THE boss of the largest arts venue in the Highlands is seeking to answer critics after receiving offensive comments amid staffing reductions.

Published on 22 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Hollywood star visits city suicide charity - Inverness Courier

Hollywood star visits city suicide charity  Inverness Courier

HOLLYWOOD actress Karen Gillan has given her support to an Inverness-based charity tackling the sensitive subject of suicide. The A-list star has been back in ...

Published on 20 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Go-ahead given to £10 million tourist development - Inverness Courier

Go-ahead given to £10 million tourist development  Inverness Courier

A £10 million hotel and retail attraction dubbed “The House of Bruar of the north” and promising more than 100 new jobs has been granted…

Published on 19 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Asbestos scare hits ‘neglected’ Highland high school - Press and Journal

Asbestos scare hits ‘neglected’ Highland high school  Press and Journal

Asbestos has been found at one of the largest schools in the Highlands – sparking renewed calls for the local authority to “sort out its neglected school estate”.

Published on 7 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Bid to broker peace between unions and NHS Highland - Inverness Courier

Bid to broker peace between unions and NHS Highland  Inverness Courier

A HEALTH department official is attempting to arrange urgent talks between the GMB union and NHS Highland chairman David Alston to discuss the firestorm…

Published on 21 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Inverness-shire cop’s ex-husband hounded by over-the-top police surveillance and spied on after estranged w - The Scottish Sun

Inverness-shire cop’s ex-husband hounded by over-the-top police surveillance and spied on after estranged w  The Scottish Sun

Officers spied on Adam Barton's social media accounts, tracked his family's cars and warned him not to contact his own children.

Published on 20 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Dawn ceremony plans for Remembrance Day commemorations - Inverness Courier

Dawn ceremony plans for Remembrance Day commemorations  Inverness Courier

PIPERS and drummers will take part in a moving dawn ceremony during next month's Remembrance Day as part of a weekend programme of events in ...

Published on 13 October 2018 | 7:00 am


New festival promises a feast of folk talent - Inverness Courier

New festival promises a feast of folk talent  Inverness Courier

A NEW music festival will be added to Inverness's already jam-packed programme of summer events next year.

Published on 12 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Councillor calls for new schools before homes for city - Inverness Courier

Councillor calls for new schools before homes for city  Inverness Courier

AN Inverness councillor has little faith in planners' promises that new schools will be built before thousands more people move into the new town…

Published on 9 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Inverness street's past preserved by key heritage trail - Inverness Courier

Inverness street's past preserved by key heritage trail  Inverness Courier

The new digital heritage trail, a key part of the Inverness Townscape Heritage Project, spent the past two-and-a-half years engaging with the community…

Published on 2 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Travel: The Lovat Loch Ness, Fort Augustus, Inverness-shire - The Scotsman

Travel: The Lovat Loch Ness, Fort Augustus, Inverness-shire  The Scotsman

After a spectacular but wearying four-hour drive from Edinburgh, the Lovat Loch Ness in Fort Augustus is a welcome sight to behold. Overlooking this ...

Published on 1 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Star honour for city cadet - Inverness Courier

Star honour for city cadet  Inverness Courier

Euan Stewart from 1st Battalion the Highlanders' Inverness detachment has been appointed the battalion's new Cadet Regimental Sergeant Major…

Published on 30 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Inverness-shire woman now a millionaire - Inverness Courier

Inverness-shire woman now a millionaire  Inverness Courier

A MYSTERY EuroMillions winner, known only as Mrs B from Inverness-shire, has become a millionaire without ever touching a ticket.

Published on 17 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Bikers aiming to support veterans - Inverness Courier

Bikers aiming to support veterans  Inverness Courier

A GROUP of bikers marked the centenary of the end of WWI as they took part in a wreath-laying ceremony in Inverness last week.

Published on 16 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Highland war memorials awarded in Legion Scotland campaign - Press and Journal

Highland war memorials awarded in Legion Scotland campaign  Press and Journal

Beauly has won best Memorial without Gardens while Kiltarlity has won best New Entry; Thurso has won best Large Community with Gardens and Halkirk, best ...

Published on 14 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Pensioner sex beast jailed for raping and sexually abusing a woman with learning difficulties - Press and Journal

Pensioner sex beast jailed for raping and sexually abusing a woman with learning difficulties  Press and Journal

A pensioner yesterday admitted raping and sexually abusing a woman with learning difficulties at a home in Inverness-shire. James Allan, 66, from Forres, ...

Published on 8 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Surge in demand for Scottish holiday properties amid ‘staycation’ demand - Press and Journal

Surge in demand for Scottish holiday properties amid ‘staycation’ demand  Press and Journal

Scotland's long hot summer had led to a 42% jump in demand over three years for those choosing to stay at home rather than go abroad, new figures reveal.

Published on 31 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Canoe Polo comes to Inverness canal - Inverness Courier

Canoe Polo comes to Inverness canal  Inverness Courier

THE top canoe polo clubs from across Scotland will be heading to Inverness to compete on the canal this weekend.

Published on 23 August 2018 | 7:00 am


GALLERY: As one of the top places in Britain to raise a family, Inverness is the place to be - Press and Journal

GALLERY: As one of the top places in Britain to raise a family, Inverness is the place to be  Press and Journal

The Highland capital came in at fourth place in a survey conducted by online estate agent Yopa. It takes GP access, crime rate, drug rate, Oftsed ratings, green ...

Published on 21 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Firm hits back at criticism of city flats plan - Inverness Courier

Firm hits back at criticism of city flats plan  Inverness Courier

The firm behind a controversial plan to build a modern apartment block in a historic area of Inverness has responded to criticism from political leaders.

Published on 30 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Biggest ever Golden Retriever get-together held in Inverness-shire - Express

Biggest ever Golden Retriever get-together held in Inverness-shire  Express

A HUNDRED and one Dalmatians were put in the shade by 361 Golden Retrievers yesterday – in what is thought to be the biggest gathering of the breed ...

Published on 19 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Major repairs needed for historic Highland chapel - Press and Journal

Major repairs needed for historic Highland chapel  Press and Journal

A major restoration project has been planned for a decaying historic Highland chapel built in the early nineteenth century by the 12th Lord Lovat. The Eskadale ...

Published on 14 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Inverness's oldest man dies aged 107 - Inverness Courier

Inverness's oldest man dies aged 107  Inverness Courier

THE oldest person in Inverness has died aged 107.

Published on 13 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Nine-year-old boy airlifted to hospital after falling in cave in Inverness-shire - Press and Journal

Nine-year-old boy airlifted to hospital after falling in cave in Inverness-shire  Press and Journal

The schoolboy fell on his back while with an organised group at Loch Duntelchaig near Farr. The alarm was raised around 1pm and members of Cairngorm ...

Published on 2 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Comedy legend Will Ferrell drops by Inverness distillery for a cheeky dram - Daily Record

Comedy legend Will Ferrell drops by Inverness distillery for a cheeky dram  Daily Record

The movie star fancied some whisky while on a golfing trip in Scotland.

Published on 29 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Call for new charter to improve city access - Inverness Courier

Call for new charter to improve city access  Inverness Courier

A COALITION of disability and mobility organisations has called on Highland Council to make Inverness more accessible.

Published on 22 June 2018 | 7:00 am


French Open qualifier comes home to Inverness to train with future stars - Inverness Courier

French Open qualifier comes home to Inverness to train with future stars  Inverness Courier

TWO teenage tennis players were given the chance to practice with a home town heroine who came back to Inverness after playing at one of the world's…

Published on 11 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Bridge Street redevelopment aims to draw people to Inverness - Inverness Courier

Bridge Street redevelopment aims to draw people to Inverness  Inverness Courier

ONCE-in-a-lifetime plans to transform eyesore buildings in the heart of Inverness into a major attraction will take several years to come to fruition,…

Published on 11 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Investigating the Iron Age in Inverness-shire - Current Archaeology

Investigating the Iron Age in Inverness-shire  Current Archaeology

In 2010, on a rocky knoll above the River Glass in Comar Wood, Forest District staff came upon an enclosed Iron Age dun (4th century BC to 3rd century AD).

Published on 24 November 2017 | 8:00 am








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