Vote for the best Nessie sighting of 2017

Nessie Sightings, Nessie, Loch Ness Monster, Loch Ness

NESSIE spotters from across the world are competing for a £1500 cash prize after 2017 turned out to be a record-breaking year with the highest number of sightings this century.

Befrienders service calling out for help

Published: Fri 23 Feb 2018

Alan Michael

A BEFRIENDING service is urgently looking for volunteers to help tackle a waiting list of would-be clients across the Highlands. The Visiting Service for the north of Scotland matches up volunteers to

Movin' on up north for Bella festival

Published: Thu 22 Feb 2018

Primal Scream

SCOTTISH rockers Primal Scream will make their Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival debut by closing the main stage on the final night of this year's event. Formed in 1984 and winners of the first-ever Mercury

City centre initiative hailed as a success

Published: Thu 22 Feb 2018

Operation Respect

A MULTI-agency approach to tackling crime and disorder has made people feel safer, police have said. Evidence from the group initiative Operation Respect, which aims to tackle crime and disorder over the

Festival could shine a light on city's landmarks


Published: Wed 21 Feb 2018


THE city's best assets are to be lit up for all to see as part of plans for a new lighting and projections show. Work is under way to set up an annual event called Riverlights to show off the beauty of

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