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Crash at Milnafua near Alness closes A9 in both direction; Traffic Scotland warns closure duration 'unknown at present' - RossShire Journal

Crash at Milnafua near Alness closes A9 in both direction; Traffic Scotland warns closure duration 'unknown at present'  RossShire Journal

MOTORISTS were facing serious disruption on the A9 this morning after a crash closed the road in both directions near Alness.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 8:18 am


Donation to provide better care for joint surgery patients - RossShire Journal

Donation to provide better care for joint surgery patients  RossShire Journal

The donation from the Friends of Raigmore will allow the hospital's Highland Trauma Unit to buy an additional bladder scanner. Patients who have had joint ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:00 pm


Grateful Dingwall family donate to Raigmore Hospital baby unit - RossShire Journal

Grateful Dingwall family donate to Raigmore Hospital baby unit  RossShire Journal

Robert and Hannah Toohill's son Fraser was born 11 weeks early in September 2018 and spent nine weeks in the unit.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:39 am


Easter 2019: Where's your closest National Trust for Scotland egg hunt? - HeraldScotland

Easter 2019: Where's your closest National Trust for Scotland egg hunt?  HeraldScotland

As temperatures sore, it won't take long for Easter eggs to melt this weekend - so you'd better be quick to find them.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 4:49 am


Swindle alert to Highland businesses after latest sleight of hand fraud reported - RossShire Journal

Swindle alert to Highland businesses after latest sleight of hand fraud reported  RossShire Journal

Police have issued the description of a man they want to speak to after a Highland businesses reported a cash swindle.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 8:07 pm


Wester Ross 'woodland wonders' are growing attraction as unique garden launches Erythronium Festival - RossShire Journal

Wester Ross 'woodland wonders' are growing attraction as unique garden launches Erythronium Festival  RossShire Journal

A stunning floral display is the star attraction at a Wester Ross garden's latest festival which runs for the next eight days.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 7:39 pm


Campaign on Black Isle to make roads safer for horses and riders on country lanes - RossShire Journal

Campaign on Black Isle to make roads safer for horses and riders on country lanes  RossShire Journal

EQUINE enthusiasts on the Black Isle have been taking part in a national campaign raising awareness about the need for motorists to give horses and their ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 3:51 pm


Ross-shire trek duo savour Strathpeffer red carpet event ahead of gruelling challenge - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire trek duo savour Strathpeffer red carpet event ahead of gruelling challenge  RossShire Journal

A red carpet event at Strathpeffer Pavilion raises a remarkable £10000 for Marie Curie terminal care charity.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 9:00 am


Temporary Post Office to open in former Tain site while solution sought Temporary Post Office to - RossShire Journal

Temporary Post Office to open in former Tain site while solution sought Temporary Post Office to  RossShire Journal

THE Post Office will temporarily re-open its former Tain High Street site from next Tuesday – as it continues to seek permanent solutions to provision in the ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 6:00 am


Hat trick hero makes Ross County promotion almost certain Brian Graham scored a hat trick to - RossShire Journal

Hat trick hero makes Ross County promotion almost certain Brian Graham scored a hat trick to  RossShire Journal

Brian Graham scored a hat trick to effectively send Ross County back into the top flight of Scottish football with victory at Ayr United.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 7:51 pm


Police launch safety plea to motorcyclists in Ross-shire - RossShire Journal

Police launch safety plea to motorcyclists in Ross-shire  RossShire Journal

Police in Ross-shire are urging motorcyclists to ride safely as bikers prepare to get back on the road for the summer season.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 6:00 pm


Ross woman's helping hand to abused women is recognised by Prime Minister - RossShire Journal

Ross woman's helping hand to abused women is recognised by Prime Minister  RossShire Journal

Special award for Ross-shire woman who escaped an abusive relationship and created a company to help women in crisis.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:59 pm


Volunteers clear 450kg of plastic from Wester Ross beauty spot – Red Point beach - RossShire Journal

Volunteers clear 450kg of plastic from Wester Ross beauty spot – Red Point beach  RossShire Journal

VOLUNTEERS cleared almost half a tonne of plastic waste at a single beauty spot in Wester Ross, it has been revealed.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:16 pm


Alness event volunteers all set to go on the run! - RossShire Journal

Alness event volunteers all set to go on the run!  RossShire Journal

BIG -hearted volunteers will be invited to go on the run this weekend when an Alness event celebrates Easter.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 9:01 am


Ross Sutherland's heads held high after derby defeat - RossShire Journal

Ross Sutherland's heads held high after derby defeat  RossShire Journal

John Mann says the enthusiasm Ross Sutherland's younger players showed after last week's defeat was encouraging to see.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 8:56 am


Foulis Castle daffodil day event to raise money for mental health charity - RossShire Journal

Foulis Castle daffodil day event to raise money for mental health charity  RossShire Journal

AN Easter Ross family affected by a tragic suicide will devote an annual daffodil day fundraiser on Saturday to a Highland mental health charity. The annual ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 8:00 am


Maryburgh made to fight for victory - RossShire Journal

Maryburgh made to fight for victory  RossShire Journal

MARYBURGH had to dig deep in their 2-0 win against Culbokie in the Inverness and District Amateur Premier League.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 6:00 pm


Ullapool festive lights win £38k lotto grant after STV North coverage and public vote - RossShire Journal

Ullapool festive lights win £38k lotto grant after STV North coverage and public vote  RossShire Journal

AMBITIOUS plans to expand Ullapool's festive light displays and work towards a winter festival have received a £38000 National Lottery grant boost.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 6:00 pm


Inver scratch seven year itch with victory - RossShire Journal

Inver scratch seven year itch with victory  RossShire Journal

AFTER seven years out of football, Inver got their comeback off to a winning start.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 2:14 pm


Restaurants in Ross-shire and Black Isle make final of The 2019 Restaurant Awards - Scottish Edition - RossShire Journal

Restaurants in Ross-shire and Black Isle make final of The 2019 Restaurant Awards - Scottish Edition  RossShire Journal

TEN Ross and Cromarty restaurants are a cut above the competition after they were named as finalists in the 2019 Restaurant Awards - Scottish Edition.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 12:06 pm


Ross Sutherland thrashed in last Caledonia North Two game of the season - RossShire Journal

Ross Sutherland thrashed in last Caledonia North Two game of the season  RossShire Journal

Ross Sutherland were on the wrong end of a 62-0 scoreline as they wrapped up their league season against rivals Highland 2nds.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:15 am


Kelly on his way back to top form - RossShire Journal

Kelly on his way back to top form  RossShire Journal

Ross County defender Sean Kelly says he is still on the way back to his best after his latest injury lay-off. The 25-year-old full back initially made a comeback ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 6:48 am


County return a possibility this season for Liam Fontaine - RossShire Journal

County return a possibility this season for Liam Fontaine  RossShire Journal

Liam Fontaine could make a return to action this season after being named on the substitutes bench for Ross County last Saturday.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 3:21 pm


Distillery founder hands over reins to manager - Press and Journal

Distillery founder hands over reins to manager  Press and Journal

The founder of the world's first 100% community-owned, fully sustainable distillery is toasting a major milestone in its development after handing over the ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 8:23 am


Police to crack down on speeding motorists outside schools - RossShire Journal

Police to crack down on speeding motorists outside schools  RossShire Journal

POLICE in Ross-shire have vowed a “robust” response to speeding motorists outside schools – ahead of a crackdown when pupils head back to class.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 4:06 pm


Beating of the Retreat delights Dingwall crowds - RossShire Journal

Beating of the Retreat delights Dingwall crowds  RossShire Journal

CROWDS took to the streets in a Ross-shire town to enjoy a spectacular Beating of the Retreat from massed cadets. Dingwall welcomed the massed 'Tri *Service* ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 12:06 pm


Reflections from Ross-shire 100, 50 and 25 years ago - RossShire Journal

Reflections from Ross-shire 100, 50 and 25 years ago  RossShire Journal

100 Years Ago. Friday, April 11, 1919. IT is now over 4 ½ years ago since the members of the Dingwall Victoria United Football Club, almost to a man, ...

Published on 14 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Staggies held to scoreless draw by Partick - RossShire Journal

Staggies held to scoreless draw by Partick  RossShire Journal

There was nothing between Ross County and Partick Thistle as they shared the spoils with a 0-0 draw.

Published on 13 April 2019 | 3:51 pm


Tain pupils 'cheque in' to local charity with handy £3000 boost - RossShire Journal

Tain pupils 'cheque in' to local charity with handy £3000 boost  RossShire Journal

PUPILS at an Easter Ross school who gave a local charity the best possible start to 2019 with a £3000 boost popped in to visit the beneficiaries of their efforts.

Published on 13 April 2019 | 8:00 am


Organiser is over the moo(n) with success of first 'zero-waste' market in Muir of Ord - RossShire Journal

Organiser is over the moo(n) with success of first 'zero-waste' market in Muir of Ord  RossShire Journal

A FLEA market claiming to be Ross-shire's first 'zero-waste' event of its kind proved to be such a success that it's set to be repeated later this month. The Moo(n) ...

Published on 13 April 2019 | 5:00 am


Strathpeffer park plan secures massive vote of confidence with £38000 land fund boost - RossShire Journal

Strathpeffer park plan secures massive vote of confidence with £38000 land fund boost  RossShire Journal

AMBITIOUS plans to transform an overgrown site into a growing Ross-shire village's recreational hub have been given a massive boost with a £38,000 grant ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 3:02 pm


Ross-shire artists draw praise from top Scottish artist for competition entries - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire artists draw praise from top Scottish artist for competition entries  RossShire Journal

A BUDDING artist from Strathpeffer rubbed shoulders with one of Scotland's greats when his entry to a national drawing competition put him in the frame for a ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 9:59 am


Stags wrap up Caledonia North Two campaign with derby - RossShire Journal

Stags wrap up Caledonia North Two campaign with derby  RossShire Journal

Head coach John Mann says beating their nearest rivals is the bigger prize for Ross Sutherland over ending Highland 2nd's unbeaten run.

Published on 12 April 2019 | 8:54 am


Ross-shire Engineering rebrands as RSE Ross-shire Engineering has rebranded as RSE as it enters - WWTonline

Ross-shire Engineering rebrands as RSE Ross-shire Engineering has rebranded as RSE as it enters  WWTonline

Ross-shire Engineering has rebranded as RSE as it enters an "exciting new chapter" following a change in its parent company.

Published on 12 April 2019 | 8:31 am


Fury over football fixture switch as Ross County fans slam 'madness' of TV move - RossShire Journal

Fury over football fixture switch as Ross County fans slam 'madness' of TV move  RossShire Journal

A fixture change that will see a significant number of Ross County fans miss the last home game of the season sparks outrage.

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Bid to boost Dingwall's business pulling power set for next step - RossShire Journal

Bid to boost Dingwall's business pulling power set for next step  RossShire Journal

BUSINESSES in Ross-shire's county town are to be asked to get behind an ambitious shared vision that backers believe could be a game changer for the ...

Published on 12 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Partick Thistle will be desperate to beat Ross County - RossShire Journal

Partick Thistle will be desperate to beat Ross County  RossShire Journal

Ross County co-manager Steven Ferguson expects Partick Thistle to be just as desperate for all three points as they are when the clubs meet tomorrow.

Published on 12 April 2019 | 6:59 am


Invergordon school's 'enrichment day' set to become a firm favourite on school calendar - RossShire Journal

Invergordon school's 'enrichment day' set to become a firm favourite on school calendar  RossShire Journal

PUPILS at South Lodge Primary jumped at the chance to have a go at everything from golf to computer animation,

Published on 12 April 2019 | 6:00 am


Onus on United to keep Championship title race alive after County win - RossShire Journal

Onus on United to keep Championship title race alive after County win  RossShire Journal

Veteran midfielder Don Cowie believes the pressure is all on Dundee United to keep the title race alive now. Ross County moved eight points clear at the top of ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 11:43 am


Black Isle secondary library opens a new chapter for its pupils - RossShire Journal

Black Isle secondary library opens a new chapter for its pupils  RossShire Journal

A Black Isle library has added £1000 worth of new books following a survey.

Published on 11 April 2019 | 6:00 am


Black Isle cancer charity golf day could see someone drive home with new car - RossShire Journal

Black Isle cancer charity golf day could see someone drive home with new car  RossShire Journal

GOLFING enthusiasts can support a cancer charity on a stunning Black Isle course – and, with the right hole in one, win a new car!

Published on 11 April 2019 | 6:00 am


Satphone cash gift offers Wester Ross voluneers a lifeline in the mountains - RossShire Journal

Satphone cash gift offers Wester Ross voluneers a lifeline in the mountains  RossShire Journal

A WESTER Ross mountain rescue team of volunteers whose massive patch takes in 6700 square kilometres has been handed a potential lifeline to assist its ...

Published on 11 April 2019 | 5:00 am


Ross County go eight points clear at the top of the league - RossShire Journal

Ross County go eight points clear at the top of the league  RossShire Journal

Ross County were not at their best but still did enough to get the win over Dunfermline in Dingwall thanks to Tom Grivosti's header.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 8:36 pm


'Don't go – this is your home', Ross-shire MSP tells EU citizens amid Brexit uncertainty - RossShire Journal

'Don't go – this is your home', Ross-shire MSP tells EU citizens amid Brexit uncertainty  RossShire Journal

A ROSS-shire MSP has made an impassioned plea to EU citizens to stay in Scotland.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 2:13 pm


Croft rules 'skewed against young people' - BBC News

Croft rules 'skewed against young people'  BBC News

Young people want to take up the chance of the small-scale farming, but are finding financial barriers to their aspirations.

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Reflections from the Ross-shire Journal files from 100, 50 and 25 years ago - RossShire Journal

Reflections from the Ross-shire Journal files from 100, 50 and 25 years ago  RossShire Journal

Looking back at the old files from the Ross-shire Journal.

Published on 7 April 2019 | 11:00 am


Wester Ross ferry operator CalMac chips in £5000 to seafarers' orphans' group - RossShire Journal

Wester Ross ferry operator CalMac chips in £5000 to seafarers' orphans' group  RossShire Journal

Disadvantaged young people living in seafaring communities are set to benefit from a £5000 grant from ferry operator CalMac.

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


North syndicate celebrates £99K EuroMillions Win - Northern Times

North syndicate celebrates £99K EuroMillions Win  Northern Times

A syndicate of 14 staff from a north engineering firm are celebrating after scooping a £99307.90 prize in the EuroMillions draw on Friday 22 March.

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Kinlochewe stages official opening ceremony for new community run toilets on North Coast 500 route - RossShire Journal

Kinlochewe stages official opening ceremony for new community run toilets on North Coast 500 route  RossShire Journal

When closure of their public toilets loomed large, a Wester Ross community on a popular tourist route too action.

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Late Lindsay goals seals draw for Ross County - RossShire Journal

Late Lindsay goals seals draw for Ross County  RossShire Journal

An injury-time goal from Jamie Lindsay kept Ross County five points clear at the top of the Championship.

Published on 5 April 2019 | 8:00 pm


Meet the WIA Finalists: DfMA Project of the Year - WWTonline

Meet the WIA Finalists: DfMA Project of the Year  WWTonline

In the run-up to the Water Industry Awards, WWT is taking a close look at the companies and initiatives which have made the shortlist.... Read more here.

Published on 5 April 2019 | 11:48 am


Ross-shire family's race against time to find donor match for sick toddler - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire family's race against time to find donor match for sick toddler  RossShire Journal

A ROSS family is in a race against time to find a stem cell donor for their desperately ill toddler.

Published on 5 April 2019 | 11:17 am


Ross County win would pile pressure on United - RossShire Journal

Ross County win would pile pressure on United  RossShire Journal

Ross County winger Daniel Armstrong says a victory tonight would pile the pressure on Dundee United in the coming weeks.

Published on 5 April 2019 | 10:20 am


Hot shot Highlanders in the frame for top awards in nature photography competition - RossShire Journal

Hot shot Highlanders in the frame for top awards in nature photography competition  RossShire Journal

Ross-shire photographers are amongst the winners in a prestigious nature photography competition.

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Lucky staff at Muir of Ord firm strike it lucky on the lottery 2 - RossShire Journal

Lucky staff at Muir of Ord firm strike it lucky on the lottery 2  RossShire Journal

The syndicate from Ross-shire Engineering are celebrating after scooping a £99,307.90 prize in the EuroMillions. Delighted members of the 'Ross-shire ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Easter Ross florist marks 25-year milestone as career choice comes up roses - RossShire Journal

Easter Ross florist marks 25-year milestone as career choice comes up roses  RossShire Journal

Tain florist marks quarter century milestone – but shows no signs of retiring.

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Hundreds of golfers take to the course for The Spring Swing - RossShire Journal

Hundreds of golfers take to the course for The Spring Swing  RossShire Journal

Three 18-hole open events over the links of Brora, Golspie and Tain last weekend saw 300 golfers take to the course for The Spring Swing.

Published on 4 April 2019 | 11:51 am


Barber cuts controversial sign after Dingwall spat that divided public - RossShire Journal

Barber cuts controversial sign after Dingwall spat that divided public  RossShire Journal

THE owner of a barber shop within a conservation area in Ross-shire's county town has backed down in a row over a flashing illuminated sign he's been told to ...

Published on 4 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Ross-shire businesses warned after 'ringing the changes' cash fraud is reported to police - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire businesses warned after 'ringing the changes' cash fraud is reported to police  RossShire Journal

BUSINESSES in Ross-shire are being urged to be on their guard following a recent report in the Highland capital of a fraud commonly known as "ringing the ...

Published on 4 April 2019 | 7:00 am


'Sleeping giant' yard secures licence that could pave way for decommissioning work boost - RossShire Journal

'Sleeping giant' yard secures licence that could pave way for decommissioning work boost  RossShire Journal

A Wester Ross yard has secured a vital licence paving the way for it to land decommissioning work.

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Appeal after Ross-shire road accident - RossShire Journal

Appeal after Ross-shire road accident  RossShire Journal

Police have called for witnesses to come forward following the collision on the A835.

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Whitehill Welfare 0 East Stirlingshire 3: Shire cruise to win over bottom club - Falkirk Herald

Whitehill Welfare 0 East Stirlingshire 3: Shire cruise to win over bottom club  Falkirk Herald

East Stirlingshire strolled to a comfortable 3-0 win on Saturday, dispatching of relegation battling Whitehill Welfare at Ferguson Park. Shire, while having little to ...

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Warning to Ross County fans ahead of Highland derby clash with Inverness Caledonian Thistle - RossShire Journal

Warning to Ross County fans ahead of Highland derby clash with Inverness Caledonian Thistle  RossShire Journal

Fans identified as having caused damage are being warned not to travel to Tuesday night's Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Ross County clash.

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Police appeal over 'high-value vandalism' at Muir of Ord Railway Station - RossShire Journal

Police appeal over 'high-value vandalism' at Muir of Ord Railway Station  RossShire Journal

TRANSPORT police have raised the alarm over a "high-value vandalism" at a railway station in Ross-shire and issued a description of two youths they would ...

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


'And tonight's Rock Challenge winner is...Dingwall Academy!' - RossShire Journal

'And tonight's Rock Challenge winner is...Dingwall Academy!'  RossShire Journal

DINGWALL Academy have triumphed at the first night of the Highland regional heats of this year's Rock Challenge. The Ross-shire secondary pipped second ...

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Five teenagers reported over alleged vandalism to seats at Ross County's cup final - RossShire Journal

Five teenagers reported over alleged vandalism to seats at Ross County's cup final  RossShire Journal

Five teenagers have been reported following alleged damage to seats at Inverness Caledonian's stadium during Ross County's cup final appearance.

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


'Imperative' government does more to protect Post Office network, insists Ross-shire MSP - RossShire Journal

'Imperative' government does more to protect Post Office network, insists Ross-shire MSP  RossShire Journal

A ROSS-based MSP has backed calls to the UK government to ensure the future of the Post Office network. Kate Forbes, whose constituency includes Dingwall ...

Published on 1 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Ross County must use hurt of Alloa in vital week, says Lindsay - RossShire Journal

Ross County must use hurt of Alloa in vital week, says Lindsay  RossShire Journal

JAMIE Lindsay says Ross County can use the hurt of defeat at Alloa Athletic as inspiration to go and win the Championship.

Published on 31 March 2019 | 7:26 pm


Ross-shire councillors plot breakaway for 'massive' ward to tackle area's sharply contrasting challenges - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire councillors plot breakaway for 'massive' ward to tackle area's sharply contrasting challenges  RossShire Journal

Size matters when it comes to Highland Council affairs as four members of the largest ward in Europe prepare to leave a local area committee and go it alone.

Published on 31 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Ross-shire's rhoddies are just blooming marvellous and set for festival spotlight - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire's rhoddies are just blooming marvellous and set for festival spotlight  RossShire Journal

ROSS-SHIRE is set to play a starring role in the Scottish Rhododendron Festival which begins next week. Organisers say this year's event is geared up to be a ...

Published on 31 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Gairloch kids reach high to land £3000 boost for Dundonnell Mountain Rescue Team - RossShire Journal

Gairloch kids reach high to land £3000 boost for Dundonnell Mountain Rescue Team  RossShire Journal

THE merits of a mountain rescue team offering a lifeline volunteer *service* to a huge swathe of Ross-shire helped pupils at a secondary school land a welcome ...

Published on 31 March 2019 | 7:00 am


'Enough is enough' plea by Dingwall householder over three-year spoil mound saga - RossShire Journal

'Enough is enough' plea by Dingwall householder over three-year spoil mound saga  RossShire Journal

Concerns about the impact of a spoil mountain on drainage and local amenity have prompted an appeal in Dingwall.

Published on 30 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Reflections from our Ross-shire Journal's Old Files - RossShire Journal

Reflections from our Ross-shire Journal's Old Files  RossShire Journal

Reflections from the Ross-shire Journal's old files 25, 50 and 100 years ago.

Published on 30 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Wasps put a sting in Ross County's title ambitions Wasps put a sting in Ross County's - RossShire Journal

Wasps put a sting in Ross County's title ambitions Wasps put a sting in Ross County's  RossShire Journal

Alloa Athletic 1. Ross County 0. Zanatta (33). Dario Zanatta scored the only goal of the game as Ross County failed to extend their advantage at the top of the ...

Published on 30 March 2019 | 7:00 am


No end in sight for Vigurs's injury woes at Ross County - RossShire Journal

No end in sight for Vigurs's injury woes at Ross County  RossShire Journal

Ross County co-manager Steven Ferguson has described the frustrating nature of Iain Vigurs's injury absence. Vigurs has not played for the Ross County first ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Hikers scale Ben Wyvis to celebrate life of Sir Hugh Munro - RossShire Journal

Hikers scale Ben Wyvis to celebrate life of Sir Hugh Munro  RossShire Journal

HIKERS took to the slopes of a Ross-shire Munro recently to celebrate the life of the man who played a major role in Scottish mountaineering.

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Academy springs into action with fair in Dingwall - RossShire Journal

Academy springs into action with fair in Dingwall  RossShire Journal

ROSS-SHIRE's biggest secondary school was the local centre of attention on Saturday when it staged its annual Spring Fair. Dingwall Academy pupils, staff and ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Ross-shire reds come under spotlight as boffins launch health and genetics probe - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire reds come under spotlight as boffins launch health and genetics probe  RossShire Journal

THE health and genetics of red squirrels reintroduced to woodlands in Ross-shire by conservation charity Trees for Life are to be studied by scientists at the ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Invergordon Town Hall in spotlight as project aims to safeguard historic building's future - RossShire Journal

Invergordon Town Hall in spotlight as project aims to safeguard historic building's future  RossShire Journal

Invergordon Town Hall is in the frame at a public meeting on the historic building's future.

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Every game is a cup final for Ross County in title race - RossShire Journal

Every game is a cup final for Ross County in title race  RossShire Journal

Keith Watson says Ross County have to treat each of their eight remaining league games like they are cup finals.

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


'Dilapidated' Wester Ross nursery set to be replaced in £1 million deal - RossShire Journal

'Dilapidated' Wester Ross nursery set to be replaced in £1 million deal  RossShire Journal

A £1million contract has been awarded for a new nursery extension at a Wester Ross primary school. Highland Council has awarded the contract at Ullapool ...

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


From Invergordon grandad's front door to Ross County stadium in Dingwall, 'Staggie Stroll' makes strides for charity - RossShire Journal

From Invergordon grandad's front door to Ross County stadium in Dingwall, 'Staggie Stroll' makes strides for charity  RossShire Journal

THE positive attitude to life of a Ross County-daft Easter Ross man who has lived with a devastating diagnosis for almost 40 years has inspired a heart-warming ...

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Ullapool sea kids open a window on Wester Ross marine delights - RossShire Journal

Ullapool sea kids open a window on Wester Ross marine delights  RossShire Journal

PUPILS in Ullapool 'shore' know how to get their message across when it comes to raising awareness of sea life on their doorstep. Ullapool Sea Savers are ...

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Create with Kindness event throws spotlight on Red Cross role in Ross-shire - RossShire Journal

Create with Kindness event throws spotlight on Red Cross role in Ross-shire  RossShire Journal

THE remarkable role played by the Red Cross will come under the spotlight at a special event in Dingwall this weekend. The Create with Kindness drop-in event ...

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


'People's Vote' call from Ross-shire MP after more twists and turns in House of Commons - RossShire Journal

'People's Vote' call from Ross-shire MP after more twists and turns in House of Commons  RossShire Journal

A ROSS-SHIRE MP says there has been a "significant shift" in favour of the public having a final say on Brexit following the latest twists and turns in the House of ...

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Ross-shire business leaders fly the flag as ambassadors for women - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire business leaders fly the flag as ambassadors for women  RossShire Journal

A new cohort of ambassadors for women are helping change the face of business in the Highlands.

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Pensioner dies following crash in Ross-shire whilst passenger remains in hospital - Press and Journal

Pensioner dies following crash in Ross-shire whilst passenger remains in hospital  Press and Journal

Valerie Taylor, 86, from Contin in Ross-shire, died in hospital on Saturday morning. The crash took place on the Tore to Dingwall stretch of the A835 where the ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Woman, 86, dies three days after Ross-shire car crash - BBC News

Woman, 86, dies three days after Ross-shire car crash  BBC News

Valerie Taylor was a passenger in a Nissan Note when it collided with another car on the A835 on Wednesday.

Published on 18 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


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


Ross-shire man finds voice after speech disorder left him unable to say his own name for 25 years - Press and Journal

Ross-shire man finds voice after speech disorder left him unable to say his own name for 25 years  Press and Journal

He could barely speak on the phone and he struggled to ask for items over the counter when he went shopping. The 42-year-old lorry driver had a stammer so ...

Published on 7 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Police warning after anti-social behaviour escalates in Ross-shire villages - Press and Journal

Police warning after anti-social behaviour escalates in Ross-shire villages  Press and Journal

Three Ross-shire communities have complained of a rise in anti-social behaviour by young people, prompting local police to issue strong warnings. Dingwall ...

Published on 3 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Alness is Scottish high street champion - Press and Journal

Alness is Scottish high street champion  Press and Journal

The town was named Scottish Champion at this year's Great British High Street Awards. The high street, which has over 70 businesses including a flourishing ...

Published on 16 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Artwork of late Ross-shire artist to go on display in Eden Court - Press and Journal

Artwork of late Ross-shire artist to go on display in Eden Court  Press and Journal

An exhibition celebrating the surrealist art of a Ross-shire painter went on display in Inverness this weekend. William John MacKenzie, who was known as Bill, ...

Published on 5 September 2018 | 7:00 am








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