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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


Sublime Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch constituency photos impress MSP Kate Forbes in contest to find picture for Holyrood office - RossShire Journal

Sublime Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch constituency photos impress MSP Kate Forbes in contest to find picture for Holyrood office  RossShire Journal

STUNNING landscape photos from the Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch constituency have impressed the local MSP after she held a snapshot competition.

Published on 26 March 2019 | 9:34 am


RUGBY UNION: Southern Counties and BB&O reports + latest tables - Oxford Mail

RUGBY UNION: Southern Counties and BB&O reports + latest tables  Oxford Mail

GROVE slipped to fifth in Southern Counties South after a 37-10 defeat at Frome.

Published on 26 March 2019 | 7:10 am


Wester Ross garden of delights plays its part in keeping Scotland beautiful - RossShire Journal

Wester Ross garden of delights plays its part in keeping Scotland beautiful  RossShire Journal

A WESTER Ross wasteland transformed into a popular attraction for visitors and locals alike is again flying the flag for the area in a Keep Scotland Beautiful ...

Published on 24 March 2019 | 8:01 am


Ross-shire school ready to rock as challenge gauntlet is picked up - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire school ready to rock as challenge gauntlet is picked up  RossShire Journal

Several Ross-shire schools are ready for next month's Rock Challenge Highland heats at the region's top arts venue.

Published on 24 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Reflections from Ross-shire Looking Back at Our Old Files from 100, 50 and 25 Years Ago - RossShire Journal

Reflections from Ross-shire Looking Back at Our Old Files from 100, 50 and 25 Years Ago  RossShire Journal

Friday, March 21, 1919. MANY of the older inhabitants of Dingwall regret to hear of the death of Mr John Munro, for 45 years a well-known baker in Dingwall, ...

Published on 24 March 2019 | 6:45 am


Ross County win the Irn-Bru Cup in final against Connah's Quay Nomads in Inverness - RossShire Journal

Ross County win the Irn-Bru Cup in final against Connah's Quay Nomads in Inverness  RossShire Journal

ROSS County have won the Irn-Bru Cup thanks to a Josh Mullin double.

Published on 23 March 2019 | 6:25 pm


Super sub wins cup for Staggies - RossShire Journal

Super sub wins cup for Staggies  RossShire Journal

Josh Mullin came off the bench to inspire Ross County to a second half comeback in the Irn-Bru Cup final.

Published on 23 March 2019 | 6:23 pm


Cup win would repay Staggies faithful - RossShire Journal

Cup win would repay Staggies faithful  RossShire Journal

Ross County captain Marcus Fraser wants to win the Irn-Bru Cup to make last season's relegation up to the club's fans.

Published on 23 March 2019 | 9:12 am


'Let's go electric' test-drive invitation at Ullapool offers a taste of things to come - RossShire Journal

'Let's go electric' test-drive invitation at Ullapool offers a taste of things to come  RossShire Journal

Residents of Ullapool are being offered a chance to test-drive electric bikes and cars.

Published on 23 March 2019 | 8:29 am


Muir of Ord flea market set for Mother's Day launch as zero-waste drive stepped up - RossShire Journal

Muir of Ord flea market set for Mother's Day launch as zero-waste drive stepped up  RossShire Journal

A Muir of Ord flea market being launched on Mother's Day claims to be the first zero-waste venture of its kind in the Highlands.

Published on 23 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Tribute by masons rolls back the years - RossShire Journal

Tribute by masons rolls back the years  RossShire Journal

THE memory of a freemason who died within an Easter Ross lodge building almost 60 years ago has been honoured with a special tribute.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 4:30 pm


Anger over stripped out Tain play park equipment as impasse over 'not fit for purpose' schools rumbles on - RossShire Journal

Anger over stripped out Tain play park equipment as impasse over 'not fit for purpose' schools rumbles on  RossShire Journal

ANGER is mounting over the sudden removal of children's play park equipment from an Easter Ross town where children are begging for action to replace ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 4:25 pm


Police appeal over car stolen in Alness - RossShire Journal

Police appeal over car stolen in Alness  RossShire Journal

Police in Easter Ross are appealing for information following the theft of a car in Alness. The black Renault Clio - registration SW02 DCE - was stolen from ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 3:09 pm


Cash to slash waiting times at Raigmore Hospital - RossShire Journal

Cash to slash waiting times at Raigmore Hospital  RossShire Journal

NHS Highland has been given a major funding boost to improve waiting times which have been among the worst in Scotland for some procedures.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 12:30 pm


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


Familiar opponent for Grivosti - RossShire Journal

Familiar opponent for Grivosti  RossShire Journal

Tom Grivosti is a Liverpool lad, released by Bolton Wanderers, who is making a *fresh* start almost 400 miles away in the Scottish Highlands. The last thing the ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 12:14 pm


Dulnain Bridge car crash victim was Strathpeffer man - RossShire Journal

Dulnain Bridge car crash victim was Strathpeffer man  RossShire Journal

A MAN who died in a road crash near Dulnain Bridge on Wednesday night has been named by police. Ian Bremner (74), from Strathpeffer, died after his Citroen ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 10:52 am


No repeat of last year's slump - RossShire Journal

No repeat of last year's slump  RossShire Journal

Jodi Gorski is warning Caberfeidh's squad he won't tolerate a repeat of last season's slump in standards during the new Mowi Premiership campaign. Cabers ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 9:47 am


Tributes to Black Isle lifeboat volunteer (102) who helped save lives - RossShire Journal

Tributes to Black Isle lifeboat volunteer (102) who helped save lives  RossShire Journal

TRIBUTES have been pouring in for a lifeboat volunteer who has died at the age of 102 after more than six decades of *service* to the cause. The funeral of ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 8:00 am


Super siblings savour success after motivating sporty Ross-shire school pupils - RossShire Journal

Super siblings savour success after motivating sporty Ross-shire school pupils  RossShire Journal

A DYNAMIC brother and sister duo have been hailed for the part they have played motivating fledgling young runners from two Ross-shire schools.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 7:05 am


Dingwall Academy pupils weather the storm to make a stand on climate change - RossShire Journal

Dingwall Academy pupils weather the storm to make a stand on climate change  RossShire Journal

ROSS-SHIRE teenagers concerned about the future of the planet didn't let rain, hail and snow get in their way of taking a stand on the issue. The school strike for ...

Published on 22 March 2019 | 6:00 am


Dingwall Academy pupils set to spring pop-up shop surprise at school fair - RossShire Journal

Dingwall Academy pupils set to spring pop-up shop surprise at school fair  RossShire Journal

Pupils at Dingwall Academy will launch a pop-up shop selling recycled school uniform on Saturday.

Published on 22 March 2019 | 6:00 am


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 biker safety drive flagged - RossShire Journal

Ross-shire biker safety drive flagged  RossShire Journal

ROSS-SHIRE bikers itching to get out as the weather improves are being urged to consider a training scheme which aims to cut the number of collisions.

Published on 21 March 2019 | 4:55 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


Eclectic line-up in store for bookworms as Ullapool festival reveals programme - RossShire Journal

Eclectic line-up in store for bookworms as Ullapool festival reveals programme  RossShire Journal

Ullapool Book Festival set to open a new chapter as eclectic line-up revealed.

Published on 21 March 2019 | 4:00 pm


Strong defensive showing for Stags despite defeat - RossShire Journal

Strong defensive showing for Stags despite defeat  RossShire Journal

Ross Sutherland player-coach John Mann drew huge positives from a backs-to-the-wall battle with hosts Garioch in Inverurie last weekend. While the Stags ran ...

Published on 21 March 2019 | 2:09 pm


Ullapool's 'crying need' for affordable housing finds an answer as work starts on 49-home development - RossShire Journal

Ullapool's 'crying need' for affordable housing finds an answer as work starts on 49-home development  RossShire Journal

A WESTER Ross village "crying out" for affordable housing is set for some relief with work now under way on a new 49-home development. Highland Housing ...

Published on 21 March 2019 | 11:33 am


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


Selfish Ross-shire dog owners slated for failing to clean up after pets and putting sheep at risk - RossShire Journal

Selfish Ross-shire dog owners slated for failing to clean up after pets and putting sheep at risk  RossShire Journal

SELFISH dog owners failing to clean up after their pets are hampering a trailblazing Ross-shire path project and putting livestock at risk.

Published on 20 March 2019 | 4:52 pm


Port of Cromarty Firth expects record-breaking cruise ship visits in 2019 - RossShire Journal

Port of Cromarty Firth expects record-breaking cruise ship visits in 2019  RossShire Journal

THE Port of Cromarty Firth is anticipating another record-breaking year, with more than 180000 passengers expected to disembark this season.

Published on 20 March 2019 | 9:26 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


'Urgent' appeal to help secure future of historic Black Isle event - RossShire Journal

'Urgent' appeal to help secure future of historic Black Isle event  RossShire Journal

An appeal has gone out to protect the future of the St Boniface Fair on the Black Isle.

Published on 20 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Butcher goal the difference at Tannadice - RossShire Journal

Butcher goal the difference at Tannadice  RossShire Journal

Dundee United came out on top in a scrappy game as Ross County underperformed at Tannadice.

Published on 19 March 2019 | 9:33 pm


Easter Ross pupils put demand for new fit for purpose Tain school in the frame - RossShire Journal

Easter Ross pupils put demand for new fit for purpose Tain school in the frame  RossShire Journal

Pupils in Tain have made clear their need for a new fit-for-purpose school in a hard-hitting film.

Published on 18 March 2019 | 5:53 pm


Ross County chairman's company rescues engineering group from administration saving 55 jobs - Insider.co.uk

Ross County chairman's company rescues engineering group from administration saving 55 jobs  Insider.co.uk

More than 50 jobs have been saved after engineering firm Aiken Group was bought out of administration by Ross County FC chairman Roy MacGregor's ...

Published on 15 March 2019 | 3:31 pm


Clash of styles as Stags travel to Garioch - Ross-Shire Journal

Clash of styles as Stags travel to Garioch  Ross-Shire Journal

John Mann is confident that Ross Sutherland will be able to contain Garioch tomorrow. The Stags travel to Inverurie to take on a side that have scored fewer ...

Published on 15 March 2019 | 10:10 am


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


Cowie prioritises points over performances - Ross-Shire Journal

Cowie prioritises points over performances  Ross-Shire Journal

Experienced midfielder Don Cowie says that Ross County don't care about performances at this stage of the season – they just want points.

Published on 14 March 2019 | 3:22 pm


Dingwall MSP puts constituency in frame for photography competition - Ross-Shire Journal

Dingwall MSP puts constituency in frame for photography competition  Ross-Shire Journal

Amateur photographers in the Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch constituency served by Kate Forbes MSP are being asked to showcase their talents.

Published on 14 March 2019 | 2:37 pm


Staggies picked up where they left off - Ross-Shire Journal

Staggies picked up where they left off  Ross-Shire Journal

Josh Mullin says a fast start made the difference as Ross County saw off Falkirk 2-1 on Tuesday. County went 2-0 up in 22 minutes against the Bairns, and ...

Published on 14 March 2019 | 12:36 pm


Weather will be no issue for Ross Sutherland - Ross-Shire Journal

Weather will be no issue for Ross Sutherland  Ross-Shire Journal

Head coach John Mann says poor conditions will not stop the Stags playing a good brand of rugby on Saturday.

Published on 14 March 2019 | 12:30 pm


Brother and sister take race honours Brother and sister take race honours FAMILY came first in - Ross-Shire Journal

Brother and sister take race honours Brother and sister take race honours FAMILY came first in  Ross-Shire Journal

FAMILY came first in the Inverness 5k as brother and sister Lucas and Anna Cairns picked up the men's and women's titles.

Published on 12 March 2019 | 4:34 pm


Rail service disruption eases after broken down train cleared from Highland Mainline - Ross-Shire Journal

Rail service disruption eases after broken down train cleared from Highland Mainline  Ross-Shire Journal

RAIL services on the Highland mainline have begun to return to normal after a broken down freight train caused major delays this morning. The breakdown, near ...

Published on 11 March 2019 | 1:52 pm


Building Briefs – March 8th - Scottish Construction Now

Building Briefs – March 8th  Scottish Construction Now

Work underway on new Lairg Water Treatment Works Scottish Water has started work to deliver a £5 million replacement Water Treatment Works, which will ...

Published on 8 March 2019 | 8:00 am


New water treatment works underway for Lairg - Press and Journal

New water treatment works underway for Lairg  Press and Journal

Scottish Water is starting work to deliver a £5 million replacement water treatment works for Lairg. The work will take place at Scottish Water's existing Savalbeg ...

Published on 6 March 2019 | 8:00 am


£5m water works plans to go on show at public event - Strathspey & Badenoch Herald

£5m water works plans to go on show at public event  Strathspey & Badenoch Herald

Scottish Water is inviting residents to attend the event at Strathdearn Millennium Hall on Wednesday. The utility's delivery alliance partner Efficient *Service* ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 8:00 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


‘Inexcusable’ theft of charity tins from two Ross-shire shops - Press and Journal

‘Inexcusable’ theft of charity tins from two Ross-shire shops  Press and Journal

Police are urging shopkeepers to be “on their guard” following the recent thefts. One collection tin was reported stolen from a shop on Dingwall High Street some ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:00 am


The Chase welcomes guide dog April onto show and nation has a meltdown - Metro.co.uk

The Chase welcomes guide dog April onto show and nation has a meltdown  Metro.co.uk

The Chase welcomes a guide dog on the show and obviously the nation has a meltdown.

Published on 13 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


Don Cowie: Ross County midfielder on family & football - BBC Sport

Don Cowie: Ross County midfielder on family & football  BBC Sport

Ross County have given Don Cowie so much in life. Now the midfielder wants to repay them by helping the club back into the Scottish Premiership.

Published on 10 January 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


Man in court for being abusive to ex-wife - Press and Journal

Man in court for being abusive to ex-wife  Press and Journal

A 73-year-old Ross-shire man who has never been in trouble with the law before may escape a conviction after admitting being abusive to his ex-wife.

Published on 4 January 2019 | 8:00 am


Cromarty Film Festival attracts big names to village - Press and Journal

Cromarty Film Festival attracts big names to village  Press and Journal

The 12th annual festival in the Ross-shire village screened a host of top movies, as well as attracting some big names in the business to meet the public.

Published on 3 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Edinburgh Salmon Co to close at year end - Fish Farmer - Fish Update

Edinburgh Salmon Co to close at year end - Fish Farmer  Fish Update

THE Edinburgh Salmon Company (also known as ESCo) has announced that it is to close its production centre at Dingwall in the Highland, with the loss of more ...

Published on 29 November 2018 | 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


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


Woman gives free clothing parcels to domestic abuse survivors - Metro

Woman gives free clothing parcels to domestic abuse survivors  Metro

A woman who fled an abusive relationship is now helping other women by giving them clothing parcels. Entrepreneur Rachael Bews is tackling the clothing ...

Published on 28 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Domestic abuse survivor gifts clothes parcels to women in crisis - HeraldScotland

Domestic abuse survivor gifts clothes parcels to women in crisis  HeraldScotland

WHEN Rachael Bews was just 18 and teaching English in the atmospheric setting of Italy, she found herself caught up in a whirlwind romance.

Published on 26 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Youth committee to lead Mod into the future - Press and Journal

Youth committee to lead Mod into the future  Press and Journal

The group was set up this year giving a nod to The National Year of the Young Person – and so far has set its sights on modernising the way in which the historic ...

Published on 16 October 2018 | 7:00 am


Highland councillor condemns fire-raising acts in Tain - Press and Journal

Highland councillor condemns fire-raising acts in Tain  Press and Journal

The derelict building, located within the fields at St Vincent Farm between Quarry Road and Viewfield Road, was set ablaze around 4.25pm on Thursday, ...

Published on 22 September 2018 | 7:00 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


Two vehicle crash involving police car leaves three injured in Highlands - Press and Journal

Two vehicle crash involving police car leaves three injured in Highlands  Press and Journal

A police car responding to an emergency incident was involved in a serious crash on the north's busiest road yesterday. Three motorists – two civilians and an ...

Published on 4 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Record-breaking cyclist Mark Beaumont cuts cafe ribbon in the Highlands - Press and Journal

Record-breaking cyclist Mark Beaumont cuts cafe ribbon in the Highlands  Press and Journal

Record-breaking round-the-world cyclist Mark Beaumont was joined by pupils from Kitearn Primary School and Dingwall Academy and local bike enthusiasts for ...

Published on 3 September 2018 | 7:00 am


Ross-shire rocket launch as spaceport plans take off - The Times

Ross-shire rocket launch as spaceport plans take off  The Times

A commercial rocket was launched for the first time in Scotland as part of efforts to gain work at a planned spaceport in the Highlands. Skyrora's 9ft projectile ...

Published on 31 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Police issue fraud warning after spate of scam calls reported in the Highlands - Press and Journal

Police issue fraud warning after spate of scam calls reported in the Highlands  Press and Journal

Police are issuing a warning against phone fraud after a series of scam calls were reported in Ross-shire. The scam involved a series of calls being made from a ...

Published on 23 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Woodland sales providing boom to north timber industry - Press and Journal

Woodland sales providing boom to north timber industry  Press and Journal

Huge swathes of the Highlands are being put up for sale in what is said to be evidence of a massive boom in multi-million-pound timber industry. Scottish-based ...

Published on 20 August 2018 | 7:00 am


Water treatment works take shape in Lochmaddy - Press and Journal

Water treatment works take shape in Lochmaddy  Press and Journal

A dozen massive modules that will allow work on a new water treatment plant to go ahead have arrived in the islands. As part of a £15 million project to deliver a ...

Published on 17 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Highland police launch investigation into pharmacy theft - Press and Journal

Highland police launch investigation into pharmacy theft  Press and Journal

Entry was forced to Well Pharmacy on Alness High Street yesterday afternoon whereby a quantity of varied prescription medication and perfumes valued in ...

Published on 9 July 2018 | 7:00 am


Does this Highland hut remind you of anyone? - Press and Journal

Does this Highland hut remind you of anyone?  Press and Journal

Alan Ross, 43, first spotted the small brick building, with grass growing on the roof, while walking in the Highlands last year. But he was stunned to see lack of ...

Published on 29 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Water project in full flow - Press and Journal

Water project in full flow  Press and Journal

The key element of a £15 million Outer Hebrides water improvement project is being taken to pieces at the Highland factory where it was built to be transported ...

Published on 13 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Water works to be moved from Muir of Ord to Lochmaddy - BBC News

Water works to be moved from Muir of Ord to Lochmaddy  BBC News

The plant, built in the Highlands, is being dismantled into 12 modules to be transported to the Western Isles.

Published on 12 June 2018 | 7:00 am


Girls played their rivals off the Park - Press and Journal

Girls played their rivals off the Park  Press and Journal

A Highland schools football tournament for girls, held for the first time at Invergordon on Tuesday, has been hailed as a success – with Park primary school ...

Published on 31 May 2018 | 7:00 am


Neighbourhood befriending service launched in Inverness - Press and Journal

Neighbourhood befriending service launched in Inverness  Press and Journal

The initiative, under the Helping Hands banner, recruits and trains volunteers with the aim of providing companionship and support to those living at home, ...

Published on 11 May 2018 | 7:00 am


Ross-shire Engineering: Aiming High - WWTonline

Ross-shire Engineering: Aiming High  WWTonline

With its latest modular water treatment plant having hit new heights in terms of scale and ambition, Ross-shire Engineering is now seeking... Read more here.

Published on 9 May 2018 | 7:00 am


Devastating fire leaves Ross-shire family homeless and one of their dogs dead - Press and Journal

Devastating fire leaves Ross-shire family homeless and one of their dogs dead  Press and Journal

A family lost one of their dogs and have been left homeless after a devastating early morning fire in Ross-shire yesterday. The mid-terraced property in Munro ...

Published on 18 April 2018 | 7:00 am


Ross-shire village population could double with 310 homes in planning pipeline - Press and Journal

Ross-shire village population could double with 310 homes in planning pipeline  Press and Journal

The population of a Ross-shire village could potentially double in the coming years – with 310 new homes poised for construction on surrounding farmland.

Published on 14 April 2018 | 7:00 am


Ross-shire sex predator who targeted children more than three decades ago jailed for eight years - Press and Journal

Ross-shire sex predator who targeted children more than three decades ago jailed for eight years  Press and Journal

A sex predator who targeted children more than three decades ago was jailed for eight years yesterday after claiming his victims were liars. Robert Shepherd ...

Published on 22 March 2018 | 7:00 am


War cry follows Ross-shire bank axe outrage - Ross-Shire Journal

War cry follows Ross-shire bank axe outrage  Ross-Shire Journal

ROSS-SHIRE communities outraged by the latest swathe of impending bank closures are rallying around campaigns to prevent the potentially devastating ...

Published on 9 December 2017 | 8:00 am


Ross-shire Journal old files from 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago - Ross-Shire Journal

Ross-shire Journal old files from 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago  Ross-Shire Journal

From the Ross-shire Journal of Friday, October 19, 1917. ULLAPOOL Higher Grade Public School – The Macpherson medal for Gaelic, kindly presented to the ...

Published on 22 October 2017 | 7:00 am


Tragic Invergordon mum inspires new sepsis awareness campaign - Ross-Shire Journal

Tragic Invergordon mum inspires new sepsis awareness campaign  Ross-Shire Journal

A ROSS-shire grandmother whose life has been changed forever by the impact of sepsis believes if health professionals and the public were more aware of the ...

Published on 11 October 2017 | 7:00 am


Ross-shire makes Highland tourism awards roll of honour as shortlist revealed - Ross-Shire Journal

Ross-shire makes Highland tourism awards roll of honour as shortlist revealed  Ross-Shire Journal

More than 50 businesses have been shortlisted for the Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards (HITA), dubbed the 'Oscars' of the industry in the region.

Published on 1 October 2017 | 7:00 am


Parking chaos anger in penalty-free Ross-shire - Ross-Shire Journal

Parking chaos anger in penalty-free Ross-shire  Ross-Shire Journal

The Ross-shire Journal can reveal that astonishing fact as drivers flouting parking rules the length and breadth of the county cause chaos for local residents.

Published on 23 July 2017 | 7:00 am


Reflections from Ross-shire 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago - Ross-Shire Journal

Reflections from Ross-shire 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago  Ross-Shire Journal

100 Years Ago. Friday, June 29, 1917. THE Strathpeffer season has opened. Water and baths are fully available, and generally the Spa is fully prepared.

Published on 6 July 2017 | 7:00 am


Reflections from Ross-shire's old files 25, 50, 75 and 100 years ago - Ross-Shire Journal

Reflections from Ross-shire's old files 25, 50, 75 and 100 years ago  Ross-Shire Journal

100 Years Ago. From the Ross-shire Journal of Friday, June 8, 1917. A PRIVATE of the Black Watch pleaded guilty in Dingwall Sheriff Court on Tuesday to ...

Published on 11 June 2017 | 7:00 am


Reflections from the Ross-shire Journal Old Files 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago - Ross-Shire Journal

Reflections from the Ross-shire Journal Old Files 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago  Ross-Shire Journal

100 Years Ago. From the Ross-shire Journal of Friday, June 1, 1922. Dingwall Town Council, on the motion of ex-Provost Frew, at a special meeting, has passed ...

Published on 5 June 2017 | 7:00 am


Reflections from the Ross-shire Journal files: 100, 75, 50 and 25 Years Ago - Ross-Shire Journal

Reflections from the Ross-shire Journal files: 100, 75, 50 and 25 Years Ago  Ross-Shire Journal

100 Years Ago. From the Ross-shire Journal of Friday, 18th May, 1917. THE Strathpeffer season in former years had begun by this date. Early visitors were ...

Published on 23 May 2017 | 7:00 am


Reflections from Ross-shire from 100, 75, 50 and 25 Years Ago - Ross-Shire Journal

Reflections from Ross-shire from 100, 75, 50 and 25 Years Ago  Ross-Shire Journal

Stuart Greaves sits astride the new mountain bike which was presented to him to mark his retirement from Culbokie Primary School after 14 years *service*…

Published on 16 April 2017 | 7:00 am


Inside your Ross-shire Journal: letter from the editor - Ross-Shire Journal

Inside your Ross-shire Journal: letter from the editor  Ross-Shire Journal

Find out what's inside this week's Ross-shire Journal in this letter from the editor.

Published on 24 March 2017 | 7:00 am


Reflections from Ross-shire 100, 50, 25 and 10 Years Ago - Ross-Shire Journal

Reflections from Ross-shire 100, 50, 25 and 10 Years Ago  Ross-Shire Journal

100 Years Ago. From the Ross-shire Journal of Friday, 19th January, 1917. AT Dingwall Sheriff Court, two west coast hotelkeepers were charged with having ...

Published on 23 January 2017 | 8:00 am


Reflections of Ross-shire, 100, 50, 25 and 10 years ago - Ross-Shire Journal

Reflections of Ross-shire, 100, 50, 25 and 10 years ago  Ross-Shire Journal

100 Years Ago -. Friday, 20th October, 1916. FLOOD and storm at Strathbran – In common with other parts of the country, we experienced the full force of the ...

Published on 22 October 2016 | 7:00 am


Reflections from Ross-shire - Ross-Shire Journal

Reflections from Ross-shire  Ross-Shire Journal

100 years ago. Friday, 28th July, 1916. MUNLOCHY – In the Dingwall Sheriff Court on Tuesday before Sheriff Harvey, George Macleod, farm grieve, Belmaduthy ...

Published on 30 July 2016 | 7:00 am








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