URGENT SEMINAR FOR INVERNESS COUNCILLORS TO DETERMINE CITY ROADS MAINTENANCE BUDGET

Inverness councillors yesterday agreed to work together to push for city roads to be allocated maintenance funding based on usage,...

£15 MILLION COMMUNITY HOSPITAL SECURES NEW HOME

NHS Highland has taken the next step towards creating a £15 million community hospital in Aviemore after purchasing the land from the...

 
 
 
Aberdeen's Lewis Ferguson insists there is no bad blood between him and Rangers goalkeeper Allan McGregor

ABERDEEN'S LEWIS FERGUSON INSISTS THERE IS NO BAD BLOOD BETWEEN HIM AND RANGERS GOALKEEPER ALLAN MCGREGOR

Aberdeen midfielder Lewis Ferguson insists there will be no bad blood with Allan McGregor when the Dons meet Rangers in next weekend's...

STUART KETTLEWELL CONFIDENT ROSS COUNTY WILL SUFFER NO HANGOVER FOLLOWING SCOTTISH CUP SETBACK

Ross County co-manager Stuart Kettlewell is confident the task of securing a league and cup double will quickly lift the Staggies players...

 
 
 

HIGHLAND DERBY NO FRIENDLY RIVALRY, INSISTS CALEY THISTLE ASSISTANT SCOTT KELLACHER

Caley Thistle assistant manager Scott Kellacher feels Tuesday's Scottish Cup victory over rivals Ross County showed the fiery side...

POPULAR CLACHNABEN FOOTPATH IN NATIONAL PARK TO RECEIVE £10,000 LOTTERY FACE-LIFT

A popular National Park walking route will get a £10,000 cash boost to help repair the well-trodden path. The Clachnaben footpath on...

 
 
 

WESTERN ISLES COUNCIL CALLS FOR GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS TO STEP UP TO IMPROVE FERRY SERVICES

Members of Western Isles Council are urging the government to take action to preserve their lifeline ferries. The urgent appeal lodged...

FORMER OIL WORKER BLASTS OFF WITH GRAPHIC DESIGN BUSINESS

Business is taking off for a graphic designer who was recently made redundant from the oil and gas sector. Neil Ruddiforth had to play...

 
 
 
BBC Scotland: is it being launched 10 years too late?

BBC SCOTLAND: IS IT BEING LAUNCHED 10 YEARS TOO LATE?

This weekend BBC Scotland launches its new digital channel. The idea has been tried before, without success, so will this latest attempt...

Shamima Begum is a British teenager - she is our problem and we need to solve it

SHAMIMA BEGUM IS A BRITISH TEENAGER - SHE IS OUR PROBLEM AND WE NEED TO SOLVE IT

IT is said that you never really grow up until you become a parent. Certainly there are responsibilities which come with being a mother...

 
 
 

OIL SECTOR'S CULTURAL DIVERSITY A DOUBLE-EDGED SWORD

The oil industry's cultural diversity can be a double-edged sword if key safety messages are blocked or lost in translation, guests...

First World War items needed for school display

FIRST WORLD WAR ITEMS NEEDED FOR SCHOOL DISPLAY

Stonehaven residents have been encouraged to dig out any artefacts, photos or letters that relate to the First World War. The items...

 
 
 

SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT ACCUSED OF ‘WASTING' £10MILLION BREXIT FUND

The Scottish Government has been accused of “wasting” £10 million of cash earmarked for Brexit preparations. Budget figures reveal...

BANFF STREET IMPROVEMENTS CONSULTATION SUPPORTED BY COUNCILLORS

Councillors have expressed support for the improvement of a Banff street and the regeneration of a nearby property which they described...

 
 
 

POLICE INVESTIGATE SUDDEN DEATH OF WOMAN, 44, IN ABERDEEN CITY CENTRE

Police and ambulance crews were called to a property in Aberdeen city centre after the sudden death of a woman. A police spokesman...

Parents slam ‘cruel' disaster drill in Inverness after children are left traumatised

PARENTS SLAM ‘CRUEL' DISASTER DRILL IN INVERNESS AFTER CHILDREN ARE LEFT TRAUMATISED

Furious parents claim their children were left traumatised following a disaster exercise at an Inverness primary school. The backlash...

 
 
 

OBAN RNLI LIFEBOAT VOLUNTEER GETS HIS 500TH CALL OUT

Two emergency call outs on Wednesday meant one vilunteer at Oban Lifeboat Station reached his 500th shout. Crew member and deputy coxswain,...

Inverness councillors demand rethink of plans to transform city centre street

INVERNESS COUNCILLORS DEMAND RETHINK OF PLANS TO TRANSFORM CITY CENTRE STREET

Inverness councillors united yesterday to refuse to sanction proposals for the Accessing Inverness city centre improvement programme...

 
 
 

SKYE TOURISM OPERATORS TO CONDUCT YEAR-LONG SURVEY

A report commissioned to look at the impact of a 125% growth in tourism in Skye, hopes to highlight to local government the way in...

DYSLEXIA EVENT HIGHLIGHTS NEED FOR SUPPORT AND UNDERSTANDING

An event in Portsoy aimed at raising the understanding and support for those with dyslexia has been hailed a success. Mum of three...

 
 
 



Chelsea handed two-window transfer ban by Fifa for breaching regulations...

Chelsea handed two-window transfer ban by Fifa for breaching regulations over the transfer of minors

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Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash love story in full as they announce baby news

Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash love story in full as they announce baby news

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Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard winning race to be fit for Liverpool clash

Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard winning race to be fit for Liverpool clash

Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard Manchester United caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits he hopes to have both Jesse Lingard and Anthony Martial fit for Sunday's clash... Read more ...

Ian Austin quits Labour - but doesn't join the Independent Group

Ian Austin quits Labour - but doesn't join the Independent Group

Here we go again. This morning another Labour MP has announced they are quitting Jeremy Corbyn's party over its handling... Read more ...

Radio 2 presenter Reverend Ruth Scott dies aged 60

Radio 2 presenter Reverend Ruth Scott dies aged 60

The BBC said she died peacefully in Southampton General Hospital on Wednesday evening, with her husband and daughter present. Read more ...

Arsenal 3-0 BATE Borisov : 5 talking points as Gunners advance in Europa League

Arsenal 3-0 BATE Borisov : 5 talking points as Gunners advance in Europa League

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Quiz: Man United vs. Liverpool in the Premier League era

Quiz: Man United vs. Liverpool in the Premier League era

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Chelsea transfer ban: Why are Chelsea banned from making transfers in next...

Chelsea transfer ban: Why are Chelsea banned from making transfers in next two windows?

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Jordyn Woods breaks silence over Tristan Thompson cheating claims

Jordyn Woods breaks silence over Tristan Thompson cheating claims

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All the Best Network Deals for Buying the Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+, and S10e...

All the Best Network Deals for Buying the Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+, and S10e in the UK

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