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Alasdair Fraser


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Alasdair Fraser is a senior reporter for Highland News and Media with more than 30 years' experience in the industry, including national freelance news reporting and almost 25 years as a freelance football writer. A University of Glasgow MA Hons graduate, he started his career with the Inverness Courier in 1989 and rejoined the company in 2019.

Doddie Aid Scotland to Rome cyclists led by Rob Wainwright boosted by Inverness motorhome firm

01 March 2024
Doddie Aid Scotland to Rome cyclists led by Rob Wainwright boosted by Inverness motorhome firm

Doddie Aid Scotland to Rome cyclists led by Rob Wainwright boosted by Inverness motorhome firm

01 March 2024

Inverness-based hire firm North500 Motorhomes is gearing up to support a charity fundraiser led by one former rugby hero in memory of another.


FAI probe to begin next month into death of nursery teacher Chloe Morrison hit by lorry in Drumnadrochit

01 March 2024
FAI probe to begin next month into death of nursery teacher Chloe Morrison hit by lorry in Drumnadrochit

FAI probe to begin next month into death of nursery teacher Chloe Morrison hit by lorry in Drumnadrochit

01 March 2024

A Fatal Accident Inquiry (FAI) will begin next month into the death of a nursery teacher struck by a lorry in Drumnadrochit.


Inverness half marathon chiefs defend green credentials after medals delay caused by Red Sea Houthi rebels

29 February 2024
Inverness half marathon chiefs defend green credentials after medals delay caused by Red Sea Houthi rebels

Inverness half marathon chiefs defend green credentials after medals delay caused by Red Sea Houthi rebels

29 February 2024

Inverness Half Marathon organisers will review their supply chain after Red Sea raids by Houthi rebels left race competitors facing a medals delay.


ScotRail's early morning Wick to Inverness service hit by staff illness

29 February 2024
ScotRail's early morning Wick to Inverness service hit by staff illness

ScotRail's early morning Wick to Inverness service hit by staff illness

29 February 2024

Train travellers on this morning’s early service from Wick to Inverness have been hit by disruption north of Lairg.


Fergus Ewing MSP brands SNP an "authoritarian party" after losing appeal on 7-day suspension

27 February 2024
Fergus Ewing MSP brands SNP an "authoritarian party" after losing appeal on 7-day suspension

Fergus Ewing MSP brands SNP an "authoritarian party" after losing appeal on 7-day suspension

27 February 2024

Fergus Ewing has branded the SNP an “authoritarian party” after losing an appeal against a week-long suspension.


WATCH: Inverness Castle's £30 million transformation gathers pace

27 February 2024
WATCH: Inverness Castle's £30 million transformation gathers pace

WATCH: Inverness Castle's £30 million transformation gathers pace

27 February 2024

Transformation of Inverness Castle into a world-class visitor attraction is continuing apace, according to one of the project's leading lights.


Ross County goal hero looking up not down after massive victory

26 February 2024
Ross County goal hero looking up not down after massive victory

Ross County goal hero looking up not down after massive victory

26 February 2024

Staggies face Buddies on Tuesday night.


DINGWALL DRAMA: Josh Sims settled 5-goal relegation thriller in Ross County's favour

24 February 2024
DINGWALL DRAMA: Josh Sims settled 5-goal relegation thriller in Ross County's favour

DINGWALL DRAMA: Josh Sims settled 5-goal relegation thriller in Ross County's favour

24 February 2024

Josh Sims rode to Ross County’s rescue all over again as a five-goal relegation thriller ended in triumph for the Staggies.


Ross County’s play-offs aversion will drive them on, says defender

24 February 2024
Ross County’s play-offs aversion will drive them on, says defender

Ross County’s play-offs aversion will drive them on, says defender

24 February 2024

Massive clash at the bottom of the table.


PICTURES: Clachnacuddin FC dinner is a big success in Inverness

23 February 2024
PICTURES: Clachnacuddin FC dinner is a big success in Inverness

PICTURES: Clachnacuddin FC dinner is a big success in Inverness

23 February 2024

Clachnacuddin Football Club’s annual dinner proved a huge hit with more than 200 guests – and generated a record fundraising total.


Roddy (almost) ready after longest wait for Inverness Caledonian Thistle midfielder

23 February 2024
Roddy (almost) ready after longest wait for Inverness Caledonian Thistle midfielder

Roddy (almost) ready after longest wait for Inverness Caledonian Thistle midfielder

23 February 2024

Midfielder looking forward to returning to action.


Foul-up! 8 Highland Council dog wardens catch just 2 dog-fouling culprits in 3 years

23 February 2024
Foul-up! 8 Highland Council dog wardens catch just 2 dog-fouling culprits in 3 years

Foul-up! 8 Highland Council dog wardens catch just 2 dog-fouling culprits in 3 years

23 February 2024

Highland Council is facing demands to clean up its act on dog-fouling – after catching just two offenders in the last three years.


Injuries piling high for Inverness Caledonian Thistle's trip to Arbroath

22 February 2024
Injuries piling high for Inverness Caledonian Thistle's trip to Arbroath

Injuries piling high for Inverness Caledonian Thistle's trip to Arbroath

22 February 2024

Injury crisis at Inverness.


Ross County face major injury blow – with defender out for 3 months

20 February 2024
Ross County face major injury blow – with defender out for 3 months

Ross County face major injury blow – with defender out for 3 months

20 February 2024

Will Nightingale could miss the rest of the season at Ross County through injury.


Savage sets out case for defence at Inverness Caledonian Thistle

20 February 2024
Savage sets out case for defence at Inverness Caledonian Thistle

Savage sets out case for defence at Inverness Caledonian Thistle

20 February 2024

Young defence has to swim at the deep end, says defender.


‘Partick panic cost us,’ says Inverness Caledonian Thistle manager Duncan Ferguson

19 February 2024
‘Partick panic cost us,’ says Inverness Caledonian Thistle manager Duncan Ferguson

‘Partick panic cost us,’ says Inverness Caledonian Thistle manager Duncan Ferguson

19 February 2024

Inverness threw away lead twice against Partick Thistle.


Big Ben strikes at three for Nairn County as he impresses on loan

19 February 2024
Big Ben strikes at three for Nairn County as he impresses on loan

Big Ben strikes at three for Nairn County as he impresses on loan

19 February 2024

Encouraging start on loan at Station Park.


RED CARD CONTROVERSY: Caley Thistle lodge Max Anderson appeal

19 February 2024
RED CARD CONTROVERSY: Caley Thistle lodge Max Anderson appeal

RED CARD CONTROVERSY: Caley Thistle lodge Max Anderson appeal

19 February 2024

Caley Thistle this afternoon appealed Saturday’s red card decision against Max Anderson.


Caley Thistle twice lose lead in dramatic 90 minutes against Partick Thistle

17 February 2024
Caley Thistle twice lose lead in dramatic 90 minutes against Partick Thistle

Caley Thistle twice lose lead in dramatic 90 minutes against Partick Thistle

17 February 2024

Caley Thistle twice threw away the lead as their search for a home victory in the league stretched to six games.


Duncan Ferguson frets on Inverness Caledonian Thistle's poor home form

16 February 2024
Duncan Ferguson frets on Inverness Caledonian Thistle's poor home form

Duncan Ferguson frets on Inverness Caledonian Thistle's poor home form

16 February 2024

Only two league wins at home in the Scottish Championship.


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