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Hollywood actress Karen Gillan to fly flag for Highlands at New York Tartan Day Parade

14 January 2022
Hollywood actress Karen Gillan to fly flag for Highlands at New York Tartan Day Parade

Hollywood actress Karen Gillan to fly flag for Highlands at New York Tartan Day Parade

14 January 2022

Star named as this year's Grand Marshal for famous event in Big Apple


Highland Council calls on UK government and Ofgem to end region's higher electricity bills

28 December 2021
Highland Council calls on UK government and Ofgem to end region's higher electricity bills

Highland Council calls on UK government and Ofgem to end region's higher electricity bills

28 December 2021

Households pay three per cent surcharge despite region being energy powerhouse


Number of unexplained sightings by Official Loch Ness Monster Sightings Register rises to 16

04 November 2021
Number of unexplained sightings by Official Loch Ness Monster Sightings Register rises to 16

Number of unexplained sightings by Official Loch Ness Monster Sightings Register rises to 16

04 November 2021

Seasoned Nessie spotter has reported seeing a mysterious object on the Loch Ness webcam


Views sought in public consultation on self-directed support

12 August 2021
Views sought in public consultation on self-directed support

Views sought in public consultation on self-directed support

12 August 2021

Members of the public still have time to contribute to a consultation on self-directed support (SDS).


Kenny Smith of Torridon to promote work of the Archie Foundation after becoming a patron of the children's charity

11 August 2021
Kenny Smith of Torridon to promote work of the Archie Foundation after becoming a patron of the children's charity

Kenny Smith of Torridon to promote work of the Archie Foundation after becoming a patron of the children's charity

11 August 2021

The frontman of popular Highland folk rockers Torridon has become a patron of the Archie Foundation children’s charity.


Police continue inquiries into two-car crash on A9 as man remains hospital

09 August 2021
Police continue inquiries into two-car crash on A9 as man remains hospital

Police continue inquiries into two-car crash on A9 as man remains hospital

09 August 2021

A man remains in hospital following a two-car crash on the A9 south of Inverness at the weekend.


'Nature is healing, calming and can often help us find new perspectives in life'

24 July 2021
'Nature is healing, calming and can often help us find new perspectives in life'

'Nature is healing, calming and can often help us find new perspectives in life'

24 July 2021

Work by a Cairngorms-based artist is the latest to go on show at a gallery in Beauly.


Highland Council produces booklet for increased numbers of visitors travelling in a motorhome or campervan

14 July 2021
Highland Council produces booklet for increased numbers of visitors travelling in a motorhome or campervan

Highland Council produces booklet for increased numbers of visitors travelling in a motorhome or campervan

14 July 2021

A motorhome and campervan guidance booklet has been produced to help visitors enjoy the Highlands responsibly.


Police launch awareness campaign after number of vehicles stolen rises amid easing of coronavirus restrictions

13 July 2021
Police launch awareness campaign after number of vehicles stolen rises amid easing of coronavirus restrictions

Police launch awareness campaign after number of vehicles stolen rises amid easing of coronavirus restrictions

13 July 2021

A rise in the numbers of vehicles being stolen has prompted Police Scotland to launch an awareness raising campaign.


Two out of three roadworkers verbally abused by passing motorists

12 July 2021
Two out of three roadworkers verbally abused by passing motorists

Two out of three roadworkers verbally abused by passing motorists

12 July 2021

One in four roadworkers has suffered mental health issues following verbal or physical abuse from the public, according to new figures.


Rising number of coronavirus cases reported in the Highlands reach 100 a day

06 July 2021
Rising number of coronavirus cases reported in the Highlands reach 100 a day

Rising number of coronavirus cases reported in the Highlands reach 100 a day

06 July 2021

Health bosses in the Highlands have warned of a rapid rise in cases of Covid-19 across the region with more than 100 cases now notified daily.


Pioneering travel app launched in the Highlands

28 June 2021
Pioneering travel app launched in the Highlands

Pioneering travel app launched in the Highlands

28 June 2021

Highlands are leading the way with the launch of a groundbreaking public transport app


Charities receive £4500 boost thanks to staff at Tulloch Homes

02 May 2021
Charities receive £4500 boost thanks to staff at Tulloch Homes

Charities receive £4500 boost thanks to staff at Tulloch Homes

02 May 2021

Staff at housebuilding company have made two generous donations to regional causes


Reintroduction of materials at household waste recycling centres in the Highlands

06 April 2021
Reintroduction of materials at household waste recycling centres in the Highlands

Reintroduction of materials at household waste recycling centres in the Highlands

06 April 2021

Most household waste recycling centres in the Highlands are set to accept a broader range of materials from today as coronvirus restrictions ease.


Highland Field Sports Fair cancelled for second year running due to coronavirus pandemic

31 March 2021
Highland Field Sports Fair cancelled for second year running due to coronavirus pandemic

Highland Field Sports Fair cancelled for second year running due to coronavirus pandemic

31 March 2021

The popular Highland Field Sports Fair at Moy has been cancelled for a second year running due to uncertainties caused by the coronavirus pandemic.


WATCH: Fifth sighting of Loch Ness Monster so far in 2021

27 March 2021
WATCH: Fifth sighting of Loch Ness Monster so far in 2021

WATCH: Fifth sighting of Loch Ness Monster so far in 2021

27 March 2021

Another Nessie sighting has been recorded on the Official Loch Ness Monster Sightings Register.


Boat of Garten's Derek walks the talk for his mother

18 March 2021
Boat of Garten's Derek walks the talk for his mother

Boat of Garten's Derek walks the talk for his mother

18 March 2021

Walking between village and his mum's home in Aviemore to raise cancer funds


Irish watcher reports his third sighting of Loch Ness monster

18 March 2021
Irish watcher reports his third sighting of Loch Ness monster

Irish watcher reports his third sighting of Loch Ness monster

18 March 2021

Latest report makes it fourth sighting of Nessie so far this year.


Pay rise for front line staff at employee-owned Highlands home care company

23 February 2021
Pay rise for front line staff at employee-owned Highlands home care company

Pay rise for front line staff at employee-owned Highlands home care company

23 February 2021

All front line care and support staff with Highland Home Carers to be paid a minimum of £10 per hour from next month


Country sports tourism sector gets £1m Covid support boost

18 February 2021
Country sports tourism sector gets £1m Covid support boost

Country sports tourism sector gets £1m Covid support boost

18 February 2021

'Arrival of Scottish country sports tourism restart fund is a pivotal moment for the sector and wider rural economy'


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