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Lovely Weather to Die In - The Saint

Lovely Weather to Die In  The Saint

Last week, whilst brazenly wandering the streets of London, I developed a shamefully amusing sunburn on my neck and face, the only two portions of my pasty ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 8:13 am


Chronicles of Narnia star Tilda Swinton wins battle against neighbours over 'brutal' renovation - Daily Mail

Chronicles of Narnia star Tilda Swinton wins battle against neighbours over 'brutal' renovation  Daily Mail

Tilda Swinton has won the battle to renovate her Highland home in Nairn to include a wet room for her dogs despite locals branding the project 'brash' and ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Five spots to be wowed with rhododendrons in Scotland - The National

Five spots to be wowed with rhododendrons in Scotland  The National

Originally from the Himalayas, Japan and China, rhododendrons thrive in the naturally acidic soil found in most areas in Scotland.

Published on 10 April 2019 | 7:00 am


WINE TO DINE - MAY 2019 - RHUBARB - Scottish Field

WINE TO DINE - MAY 2019 - RHUBARB  Scottish Field

Scottish Field wine columnist Peter Ranscombe raids the cellar for five wines to go with rhubarb. FOR me, rhubarb will always conjure up memories of home in ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Pedestrians put first in Nairn as work begins on new road crossing - Press and Journal

Pedestrians put first in Nairn as work begins on new road crossing  Press and Journal

Nairn residents are “delighted” as work gets under way on a town centre pedestrian crossing with lights that will make it safer for people with disabilities or just a ...

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Building Briefs – March 22nd - Scottish Construction Now

Building Briefs – March 22nd  Scottish Construction Now

Councillors open first show homes at Bertha Park A major milestone has been marked at Springfield Properties' new Bertha Park village as the doors to the ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Nairn Links improvement plan talks are 'positive' - Inverness Courier

Nairn Links improvement plan talks are 'positive'  Inverness Courier

PROGRESS is being made towards plans for new facilities on Nairn Links in memory of local boy Hamish Hey.

Published on 14 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Beast from the East a year on: DRASTIC weather change - Sun to last until end of February - Express.co.uk

Beast from the East a year on: DRASTIC weather change - Sun to last until end of February  Express.co.uk

THE BEAST from the East struck a year ago, blanketing the UK in heavy snow, causing treacherous roads and severe delays. February this year is a drastic ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Tilda Swinton submits new plans for extension to her Highland home including a wet room for her DOGS - Daily Mail

Tilda Swinton submits new plans for extension to her Highland home including a wet room for her DOGS  Daily Mail

Oscar-winning actress Tilda Swinton, 58, wants to extend her home in Nairn, Scotland, including a wet room for her dogs. Last year, she withdrew a renovation ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Contractor appointed for Nairn Courthouse revamp - Scottish Construction Now

Contractor appointed for Nairn Courthouse revamp  Scottish Construction Now

The contract for refurbishment works including the removal and replacement of the existing viewing tower at Nairn Courthouse has been awarded by Highland ...

Published on 11 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Nairn businesses demand to be heard about car parking charges - Press and Journal

Nairn businesses demand to be heard about car parking charges  Press and Journal

A Nairn business group has written to local councillors demanding answers to their questions about when and how parking charges will be introduced in the ...

Published on 9 February 2019 | 8:00 am


SSE to sell £635m stake in wind farms to Greencoat UK Wind - Insider.co.uk

SSE to sell £635m stake in wind farms to Greencoat UK Wind  Insider.co.uk

Energy giant SSE is selling a 49.9% stake in two Highland wind farms to Greencoat UK Wind for £635 million. The Glasgow-based energy company will use part ...

Published on 1 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Nairn air cadets debut new flight simulator - Press and Journal

Nairn air cadets debut new flight simulator  Press and Journal

Royal Air Force Air Cadets in Nairn are reaching new heights after their new flight simulator was commissioned into *service*. The sophisticated simulator will ...

Published on 26 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Greencoat to buy subsidy-free wind project in Scotland - Utility Week

Greencoat to buy subsidy-free wind project in Scotland  Utility Week

Greencoat UK Wind has agreed to buy the 45MW Douglas West onshore wind project near Lanark in Scotland from Blue Energy.

Published on 3 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Moray army cadets celebrate achievements - Press and Journal

Moray army cadets celebrate achievements  Press and Journal

Army cadets from across Moray & Nairnshire have celebrated their achievements over the past year at a presentation dinner. The cadets from 1st Battalion The ...

Published on 31 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Greencoat UK Wind makes sure-footed progress - Proactive Investors UK

Greencoat UK Wind makes sure-footed progress  Proactive Investors UK

Greencoat UK Wind (LON:UKW) - Greencoat's portfolio generated 1457GWh of electricity over the past year or enough for 620000 homes.

Published on 20 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Greencoat UK Wind buys 45MW Douglas West wind farm in £45m deal - IPE Real Assets

Greencoat UK Wind buys 45MW Douglas West wind farm in £45m deal  IPE Real Assets

Greencoat UK Wind is buying the Scottish wind farm from Blue Energy.

Published on 20 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Greencoat UK Wind acquires Church Hill and Crighshane wind farms, ups net generating capacity to 836MW - Proactive Investors UK

Greencoat UK Wind acquires Church Hill and Crighshane wind farms, ups net generating capacity to 836MW  Proactive Investors UK

Greencoat UK Wind (LON:UKW) - The FTSE 250 wind farm investor said it acquired the wind farms for £87mln, including the prepayment of existing project ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 8:00 am


New life for Nairn Links following consultation - Press and Journal

New life for Nairn Links following consultation  Press and Journal

Consultants and local councillors have praised a successful consultation regarding Nairn Links after the event was held in the Nairn Community and Arts Centre.

Published on 8 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Tilda Swinton fights with neighbours over plans to extend her 113-year-old Highlands home - Daily Mail

Tilda Swinton fights with neighbours over plans to extend her 113-year-old Highlands home  Daily Mail

Hollywood star Tilda Swinton is facing a battle with locals and heritage groups over plans to refurbish her 113-year-old Highlands home to allow her dogs more ...

Published on 5 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Volunteers celebrate decade of rescuing Springer Spaniels - Inverurie Herald

Volunteers celebrate decade of rescuing Springer Spaniels  Inverurie Herald

A group of volunteers from the North-east is helping a Scotland-wide dog charity to celebrate its 10th anniversary this week. Over the past decade, nearly 400 ...

Published on 30 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Worried Nairn residents spell out concerns to Highland Council chief executive - Press and Journal

Worried Nairn residents spell out concerns to Highland Council chief executive  Press and Journal

Nairn residents have sent a hard-hitting message to Highland Council chief executive Donna Manson ahead of her budget tour to the town today. The council ...

Published on 28 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Greencoat to manage multi-million renewable investment by HSBC Bank - News for the Oil and Gas Sector - Energy Voice

Greencoat to manage multi-million renewable investment by HSBC Bank - News for the Oil and Gas Sector  Energy Voice

A UK renewables developer is to manage a £250 million investment from a leading world bank pension scheme. Greencoat Capital, who operate Greencoat UK ...

Published on 16 October 2018 | 7:00 am


War hero who resided in Powell River receives tribute - Powell River Peak

War hero who resided in Powell River receives tribute  Powell River Peak

[From left] Nairnshire lord-lieutenant George Asher, commander Corey Bursey from Canada's High Commission, Nairn Royal British Legion chairman Jon ...

Published on 14 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Mission 100 - MS Trust

Mission 100  MS Trust

When: You have 100 days from 14th January 2019 to 22nd April 2019. Where: You decide. How: You decide. Join our mission. 100 people each week are ...

Published on 9 October 2018 | 8:54 am


Greencoat UK Wind buys 75% stake in Nairnshire wind farm - Insider.co.uk

Greencoat UK Wind buys 75% stake in Nairnshire wind farm  Insider.co.uk

Tom nan Clach wind was originally developed by Infinergy and is being constructed by Belltown Power, which has sold its stake to Greencoat.

Published on 5 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Putting 2018's harvest on the map - The Scottish Farmer

Putting 2018's harvest on the map  The Scottish Farmer

ARABLE farmers across the country have made an earlier start than usual in harvesting their winter and spring crops this year, and for some, it's…

Published on 2 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Simmental bull lifts champion of champions title at Nairn Show - Press and Journal

Simmental bull lifts champion of champions title at Nairn Show  Press and Journal

A Simmental bull from the MacPherson family's Blackford herd at Croy, near Inverness, scooped the champion of champions accolade at Nairn Show on ...

Published on 30 July 2018 | 7:00 am


List a Business | Sell Your Business for FREE at business-sale.com - Business Sale Report

List a Business | Sell Your Business for FREE at business-sale.com  Business Sale Report

Whether you are the owner, an intermediary or broker there is no transactional cost to sell your business here. As long as the company for sale meets our ...

Published on 27 June 2018 | 8:08 am


Ambitious vision unveiled for Nairn Links - Press and Journal

Ambitious vision unveiled for Nairn Links  Press and Journal

Ambitious plans for one of Nairn's most popular districts will go to public consultation after being considered by local councillors yesterday. The future of Nairn ...

Published on 14 June 2018 | 7:00 am


In Pictures: Loch Ness Classic Car tour - Press and Journal

In Pictures: Loch Ness Classic Car tour  Press and Journal

Classic and vintage cars descended upon Loch Ness last Saturday, June 9, with entries from as far afield as the Central Belt. The second Loch Ness Classic and ...

Published on 13 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Classic cars tour Loch Ness for a good cause - Press and Journal

Classic cars tour Loch Ness for a good cause  Press and Journal

Classic car owners have raised £4,000 for charity – by touring Loch Ness in their head-turning motors. Inverness Loch Ness Classic Car Tour took place on ...

Published on 11 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Memorial for Nairn war hero - Inverness Courier

Memorial for Nairn war hero  Inverness Courier

A NAIRN baker who was among the town's brave casualties of WWI was remembered at a memorial *service* 100 years to the day since his death.

Published on 23 May 2018 | 7:00 am


Quintuplet joy for Nairnshire farmers - Press and Journal

Quintuplet joy for Nairnshire farmers  Press and Journal

This mini-flock all has one mum – and they all arrived in the world about 48 hours ago. The Macarthur family were delighted to welcome a rare set of quintuplet ...

Published on 21 April 2018 | 7:00 am


Scots schoolgirl invited to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding after amazing fundraising efforts - Daily Record

Scots schoolgirl invited to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding after amazing fundraising efforts  Daily Record

Lily Hey will be among 1200 members of the public invited into the grounds of Windsor Castle after raising the impressive sum.

Published on 13 April 2018 | 7:00 am


Ways to Donate - The Royal Star & Garter Homes - The Royal Star & Garter Homes

Ways to Donate - The Royal Star & Garter Homes  The Royal Star & Garter Homes

I would like The Royal Star & Garter Homes to claim Gift Aid on this donation and any donations I make in the future or have made in the past four years.

Published on 6 April 2018 | 8:28 am


Nairnshire Farming Society says goodbye to team Hay - The Scottish Farmer

Nairnshire Farming Society says goodbye to team Hay  The Scottish Farmer

HUSBAND and wife team, David and Jean Hay from Nairn, recently stood down from their roles as show convenor and secretary of the Nairnshire Farming…

Published on 16 March 2018 | 7:00 am


Greencoat UK Wind - Proactive Investors UK

Greencoat UK Wind  Proactive Investors UK

Greencoat UK Wind (LON:UKW) investment manager Stephen Lilley caught up with Proactive Investors to discuss what's been a busy year for the company.

Published on 9 March 2018 | 7:07 pm


Defining The Familiar Spirit | Mat Auryn - Patheos

Defining The Familiar Spirit | Mat Auryn  Patheos

If you ask three different witches what a familiar spirit is, you'll probably get at least nine different definition. I have been asked many questions about the Familiar ...

Published on 28 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Most enchanting pockets of Scotland you may not have heard of from a wishing tree to a tiny church - The Scottish Sun

Most enchanting pockets of Scotland you may not have heard of from a wishing tree to a tiny church  The Scottish Sun

Tales of Scotland's unicorns, kelpies and loch-dwelling monsters and are heard the world over - but what about our nation's lesser known wonders?

Published on 27 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Your pictures of Scotland: 8-15 September - BBC News

Your pictures of Scotland: 8-15 September  BBC News

A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in from 8-15 September.

Published on 15 September 2017 | 7:00 am


Views sought on Nairn paddling pool's future - BBC News

Views sought on Nairn paddling pool's future  BBC News

The state of the pool at Nairn Links is deteriorating and Highland Council is asking what should be done with it.

Published on 28 July 2017 | 7:00 am


Nearly 800 people will take on the Highland Cross - Inverness Courier

Nearly 800 people will take on the Highland Cross  Inverness Courier

THE gruelling duathlon across the Highlands from coast to coast takes place on Saturday for the 35th year. The Highland Cross will see 795 entrants run, jog or ...

Published on 16 June 2017 | 7:00 am


Record Woman helps blushing bride recreate her wedding snaps with new slimmer figure - Daily Record

Record Woman helps blushing bride recreate her wedding snaps with new slimmer figure  Daily Record

After dropping from a size 26 to a size 12 Jenny wanted to relive her special day all over again.

Published on 12 June 2017 | 7:00 am


Obituary: James Alexander Sutherland - Market Rasen Mail

Obituary: James Alexander Sutherland  Market Rasen Mail

It was with great sadness that family, neighbours, friends from near and far heard of the death of James (Jim) Alexander Sutherland, at the age of 84; a real ...

Published on 12 April 2017 | 7:00 am


People move in to Scotland's first town in decades - where cars take a back seat - Herald Scotland

People move in to Scotland's first town in decades - where cars take a back seat  Herald Scotland

RESIDENTS have started moving in to what is claimed to be the first new town to be built in Scotland for 50 years.

Published on 27 March 2017 | 7:00 am


More than numbers - BQ Live

More than numbers  BQ Live

Johnston Carmichael chief executive Sandy Manson and his team have built their firm into one of the 20 largest in the UK while retaining its entrepreneurial spi...

Published on 17 March 2017 | 7:00 am


Ambitious plans revealed to turn Nairn Harbour into watersports market leader - Press and Journal

Ambitious plans revealed to turn Nairn Harbour into watersports market leader  Press and Journal

A Highland town could be in the running to become Scotland's marine sports capital if ambitious plans to revamp its harbour are realised. That's the ultimate ...

Published on 21 February 2017 | 8:00 am


Cromarty Firth Port Authority to resubmit their oil transfer strategy, Highland port bosses rule - The National

Cromarty Firth Port Authority to resubmit their oil transfer strategy, Highland port bosses rule  The National

HIGHLAND port bosses have revised plans to seek a licence for ship-to-ship (STS) oil transfers in an environmentally sensitive area after the…

Published on 24 January 2017 | 8:00 am


Five Irish players in initial squad to defend Walker Cup - Irish Times

Five Irish players in initial squad to defend Walker Cup  Irish Times

Door still open for others to force way in before September, says captain Craig Watson.

Published on 23 January 2017 | 8:00 am


Yorkshire is revealed as Britain's most popular county for 'dogging' - Daily Mail

Yorkshire is revealed as Britain's most popular county for 'dogging'  Daily Mail

Based on listings posted to the world-popular website Swinging Heaven, Yorkshire boasts the highest number of 'dogging' locations in the UK - a total of 271.

Published on 15 January 2017 | 8:00 am


These 33 pics prove the amazing beauty of Scotland - Lovin.ie

These 33 pics prove the amazing beauty of Scotland  Lovin.ie

Scotland is one of the most beautiful and magical places on earth and these 33 photos will remind you and prove just how amazing the little country actually is.

Published on 20 December 2016 | 8:00 am


Map: The best rated tourist destinations in Scotland - Scotsman

Map: The best rated tourist destinations in Scotland  Scotsman

They range from famous art galleries to small town pubs.

Published on 2 November 2016 | 7:00 am


Mid Coul feeds the digesters - The Scottish Farmer

Mid Coul feeds the digesters  The Scottish Farmer

Rye being cut in Nairnshire for Mid Coul Farms' two anaerobic digesters which will eventually produce methane. Contracted in are the two foragers…

Published on 6 August 2016 | 7:00 am


Cawder Golf Club course review - Played by NCG - National Club Golfer

Cawder Golf Club course review - Played by NCG  National Club Golfer

Cawder boasts an impressive 36-hole facility. The Keir and the Cawder Golf Club offer different propositions but we elected for the latter.

Published on 19 July 2016 | 7:00 am


The saddest, most romantic view in Britain - Spectator.co.uk

The saddest, most romantic view in Britain  Spectator.co.uk

The saddest, most romantic view in Britain on The Spectator | Is there a more forlornly romantic spot in Britain than the moors east of Inverness where the…

Published on 4 June 2016 | 7:00 am


The UK's beautiful gardens are the perfect place to enjoy this Bank Holiday - Daily Mail

The UK's beautiful gardens are the perfect place to enjoy this Bank Holiday  Daily Mail

There are gardens all over the UK open to the public, perfect for the nice weather predicted for this weekend; You could visit a Japanese garden in Nottingham ...

Published on 27 May 2016 | 7:00 am


Nairn’s beach clean-up mission - Press and Journal

Nairn’s beach clean-up mission  Press and Journal

Community leaders are to host an emergency summit aimed at cleaning up the reputation of a Highland town's two popular beaches. Alarm bells rang last week ...

Published on 21 May 2016 | 7:00 am


North nurse to face conduct and competence hearings - Aberdeen Press and Journal

North nurse to face conduct and competence hearings  Aberdeen Press and Journal

A Nairnshire nurse accused of failing to correctly administer medication to patients with heart conditions and diabetes will face a hearing later this month.

Published on 4 November 2015 | 8:00 am


Cawdor Estate condemns killing of red kite - Aberdeen Press and Journal

Cawdor Estate condemns killing of red kite  Aberdeen Press and Journal

A north estate has condemned the illegal killing of a red kite which was part of a breeding programme on their land. The bird was found three miles south-east of ...

Published on 28 August 2015 | 7:00 am


Queen's birthday honours: Here's the full list - Metro

Queen's birthday honours: Here's the full list  Metro

Here is the Queen's birthday honours list in full: KNIGHTS BACHELOR Henry Angest. National Treasurer Conservative Party. For political *service*. (London) ...

Published on 13 June 2015 | 7:00 am


Queen's birthday honours list 2015: Knights - The Guardian

Queen's birthday honours list 2015: Knights  The Guardian

Privy Counsellors, Knights Bachelor, Order of the Bath, Royal Victorian Order, Royal Victorian Medal and Order of Companions of Honour. Press Association.

Published on 12 June 2015 | 7:00 am


Police called to ski area as snow causes chaos in Highlands - Aberdeen Press and Journal

Police called to ski area as snow causes chaos in Highlands  Aberdeen Press and Journal

Motorists caused chaos on one of the north's busiest roads yesterday as thousands flocked to the slopes to make the most of perfect skiing conditions.

Published on 19 January 2015 | 8:00 am


In full: New Year’s honours list 2015 in Scotland - Scotsman

In full: New Year’s honours list 2015 in Scotland  Scotsman

A LIST of the recipients of the Queens New Year Honours list in Scotland.

Published on 31 December 2014 | 8:00 am


New Year Honours 2015: Full list of awards and recipients - WalesOnline

New Year Honours 2015: Full list of awards and recipients  WalesOnline

New Year Honours 2015: Full list of awards and recipients.

Published on 30 December 2014 | 8:00 am


New year honours 2015: the full list - The Guardian

New year honours 2015: the full list  The Guardian

The new knights, dames, MBEs and OBEs in the UK and overseas, plus military and police honours.

Published on 30 December 2014 | 8:00 am


Moray wind farm launches new community fund - Aberdeen Press and Journal

Moray wind farm launches new community fund  Aberdeen Press and Journal

A new wind farm community fund opened for business yesterday to help support local projects in Moray and the Highlands. The launch of Berry Burn Community ...

Published on 17 September 2014 | 7:00 am


Cornwall hotter than California? British sea temperatures hit all-time high - The Independent

Cornwall hotter than California? British sea temperatures hit all-time high  The Independent

British seas are currently warmer than California's, according to a study by British oceanographers.

Published on 26 July 2014 | 7:00 am


Best beaches in the UK - The Independent

Best beaches in the UK  The Independent

People often say the UK is cold, wet and miserable, but they're clearly forgetting about the warm, inviting, Great British summer (and the ten days of it we get a ...

Published on 14 July 2014 | 7:00 am


Posthumous award for Highland journalist Clive Dennier - BBC News

Posthumous award for Highland journalist Clive Dennier  BBC News

The family of a newspaper reporter who died on a hillwalking trip will receive an award that recognises lifetime achievement in journalism.

Published on 14 December 2013 | 8:00 am


Haunted castle: The ruin with a colourful past - BBC News

Haunted castle: The ruin with a colourful past  BBC News

The Highland castle with links to the Hammer of the Scots, a banquet murder plot and a chilling ghost story.

Published on 14 May 2013 | 7:00 am


Local MP welcomes Lib Dem victory - Strathspey and Badenoch Herald

Local MP welcomes Lib Dem victory  Strathspey and Badenoch Herald

The Lib Dem defeat of Tory plans to reduce the number of Highland MPs to just two by the Liberal Democrats has been hailed as good news by Danny ...

Published on 30 January 2013 | 8:00 am


Class of 62 remembered - Forres Gazette

Class of 62 remembered  Forres Gazette

This picture of Class 4A at Forres Academy, taken in 1962, was sent in by Norman Stewart, who has provided some names. Does anyone know any more?

Published on 16 May 2012 | 7:00 am


Following the 'red water' into an enchanted wood at Cawdor - Inverness Courier

Following the 'red water' into an enchanted wood at Cawdor  Inverness Courier

SITTING immediately to the south of the village, Cawdor Wood contains a wonderful maze of tracks and trails, and it's no accident that they're here. This…

Published on 28 August 2011 | 7:00 am


Is childless village Firhall idyllic or Britain's most offensive place to live - Express.co.uk

Is childless village Firhall idyllic or Britain's most offensive place to live  Express.co.uk

There's a two-bedroom terraced bungalow on the market outside the town of Nairn in the Scottish Highlands.

Published on 6 July 2010 | 7:00 am


Who, When, Why? - Answers to Correspondents: The website for Neston News, Features, Events, Information, Business & Comment (Neston) - AboutMyArea

Who, When, Why? - Answers to Correspondents: The website for Neston News, Features, Events, Information, Business & Comment (Neston)  AboutMyArea

'The Silver Beetles' as The Beatles were then known, played six consecutive Thursday night shows from June 2nd 1960 at The Institute, on Hinderton Road, ...

Published on 12 April 2010 | 7:00 am


UK | Scotland | Highlands and Islands | Last stand of crumbling defences - BBC News

UK | Scotland | Highlands and Islands | Last stand of crumbling defences  BBC News

Faces caked with dust, a group of construction workers pause from their work building military defences for a rare photograph. The look-out posts and gun ...

Published on 9 November 2008 | 8:00 am


UK | Scotland | Highlands and Islands | Supermarkets sweep to the north - BBC News

UK | Scotland | Highlands and Islands | Supermarkets sweep to the north  BBC News

A look at where new stores are planned and how the credit crunch is playing a part in Highlands rush.

Published on 29 June 2008 | 7:00 am


Science/Nature | UK counties choose floral emblems - BBC News

Science/Nature | UK counties choose floral emblems  BBC News

Tens of thousands of people across the UK have voted for the wild flower they think best represents their county.

Published on 5 May 2004 | 7:00 am








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