Money stolen from Inverness bookmakers


Published: Tue 30 Sep 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses.

A MASKED man who stole a four-figure sum of money from an Inverness bookmakers was armed with what police believe was a knife. Wearing a motorcycle helmet, the man entered Ladbrokes, Balloan Road, Hilton, presented the weapon to a member of staff and demanded the money before riding off on a push bike.

Nairn traffic lights chaos continues, claims group


Published: Sun 28 Sep 2014

Traffic lights will be replaced with a mini-roundabout.

CAMPAIGNERS calling for traffic lights in Nairn to be removed because of constant delays say they have yet to see any difference in traffic flow despite changes to sequencing. Engineers from Siemens spent

Ramsey digs in to start new Raigmore unit

Published: Fri 26 Sep 2014

Ramsey Mercer, aged eight, signals start of work for a new children's unit at Raigmore Hospital.

Ambitious plans to develop a top-class children's unit at Raigmore Hospital have taken a major step forward with the first turf being cut by a young patient. Ramsey Mercer, who is undergoing chemotherapy, having been diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, is a regular visitor to the hospital.

Lib Dems stick with coalition


Published: Fri 26 Sep 2014

Councillor David Alston

LIBERAL Democrats are to continue their power-sharing coalition with the SNP and Labour on Highland Council, but admit the alliance came close to breaking point.

CCTV images released after Inverness robbery bid


Published: Thu 25 Sep 2014

CCTV images released in connection to attempted robbery in Castle Street

CCTV images have been released in connection to an attempted robbery, where a shop owner was threatened with a knife in Castle Street. The incident took place on August the 16th

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