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Plan to ban development near Culloden Battlefield

George Kempik (left) addressing housing protestors at Culloden battlefield

PLANS have been drawn up to protect a huge area of land around Culloden Battlefield from development. Housebuilding would effectively be banned and existing homeowners may need planning permission to put

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Runway debris causes plane to circle Inverness Airport

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Published: Fri 27 Feb 2015

Inverness airport - most traffic will operate as normal.

A PLANE circled Inverness Airport for over an hour before landing because of debris on the runway. The flybe jet travelling from Dublin and carrying around 50 passengers hovered over the city for 70 minutes

Lorry fire closes one lane on Kessock Bridge

Published: Thu 26 Feb 2015

Motorists approaching Inverness from the Black Isle often face queues of 20 minutes or more crossing the Kessock Bridge. Scotland Transerv is working on plans to ease their frustration.

A lorry fire closed one carriageway on the Kessock Bridge north bound this morning following an accident which also involved two cars. Firefighters in two appliances were called out at 7.49pm and police

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Late Ainsworth goal condemns ICT to defeat

Published: Sat 28 Feb 2015

Ross Draper

A DEFLECTED striker from Lionel Ainsworth edged Motherwell past a below-par Caley Thistle. Having taken the lead through Louis Laing at the start of the second half, the game appeared destined for a

Cornish shapes up for Croatian fight

Published: Sat 28 Feb 2015

Gary Cornish takes on Larry Olubamiwo tomorrow night.

GARY Cornish feels he is in his best shape possible heading into his first fight of 2015. Croatian Marino Goles awaits the Merkinch heavyweight in Paisley tonight and not allowing himself time off has

"One or two" new faces could keep Caley Jags fresh

Published: Fri 27 Feb 2015

Hughes said a new face or two could help keep his squad sharp in the chase for Europe. Picture: Ken Macpherson.

ONE or two new faces could be needed to keep Caley Thistle sharp in the chase for Europe. A total of three trialists have been at the club's Fort George training ground over the past fortnight - strikers

Crucial month ahead for Carson's side

Published: Fri 27 Feb 2015

Dave Carson believes the next month will decide Highland's season.

THE next month will be vital in deciding the outcome of Highland's season, according to head coach Dave Carson. Starting with second-placed Glenrothes at Canal Park tomorrow, Highland welcome league leaders

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