Contributions welcome for Highland World War I memorial book

Published: Fri 29 Apr 2016

The memorial book, Assembly.

A memorial book containing the names of over 174,000 people from the UK and Ireland who died in Belgium during World War I is being brought to Inverness. The specially-commissioned book, entitled Assembly, is from the In Flanders Field Museum in Ypres and will be at the heart of a pop-up exhibition at the Inverness Museum starting tomorrow.

Road repair fund barely scratching the surface


Published: Thu 28 Apr 2016

Potholes near Milton of Clava.

MORE than one in three roads in the Highlands require repairs but there is a £9 million gap in the council's budget to fix them. A report to the community services committee shows roads in the local authority

Emotional visit to unveil Raigmore Hospital's new children's unit

Published: Thu 28 Apr 2016

Visitors are given a sneak preview of the new children's unit at Raigmore Hospital.

Young patients at Raigmore Hospital will be greeted by the sight of bright and cheerful surroundings when the new children's unit opens its doors in two weeks. With work on the project now almost finished after the Highland Children's Unit Appeal hit its £2 million target last month, major contributors and supporters were given a special preview.

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