Red Kite poisoning campaign group hands over petition


Published: Thu 21 Aug 2014

Campaigner Andrea Goddard with Paul Wheelhouse

RSPB volunteer Andrea Goddard has handed in a petition to Scottish environment minister Paul Wheelhouse calling for a better system to investigate wildlife crime and tougher senetencing for all perpetrators.

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Strikers' Caley Thistle trials may be extended

Published: Fri 22 Aug 2014

One of the triallists that has trained with ICT

TWO rookie strikers may be given another week to prove themselves at Caley Thistle after struggling for game time on trial. Neither of the youngsters were registered in time for Tuesday's Development League

Lovat vow to go for glory

Published: Fri 22 Aug 2014

Lovat goalkeeper Stuart MacDonald saves a penalty in their match against Lochaber. Picture by Neil G Paterson.

LOVAT captain Stuart MacDonald is urging his teammates to go flat out for victory over Kingussie tomorrow as the Kiltarlity side bid for their first Orion Premiership title. Lovat trail Newtonmore by two

Doran shows Hughes what he's been missing

Published: Tue 19 Aug 2014

Caley Thistle's Aaron Doran.

JOHN Hughes says Aaron Doran can prove him wrong for benching him for the opening three games of the season. Doran emerged from the touchline with 20 minutes to go against Motherwell and had a big impact,

Glen battle through to Camanachd Cup final

Published: Tue 19 Aug 2014

Glenurquhart's outgoing co-managers Billy MacLean (left) and Davie Menzies.

GLENURQUHART are through to the Scottish Hydro Camanachd Cup for only the second time in their history with a 3 -1 win over Skye. And just as in the previous Saturday's semi-final the underdogs took the

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