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Andy Dixon has been content editor for the Inverness Courier, Ross-shire Journal, Strathspey and Badenoch Herald, Highland News and North Star since November 2016. He joined the company in June 2006 and has covered community news, politics, court, sport, entertainment and business in various roles over the years.

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Strictly Inverness dancer's fundraising helps her cope with grief

21 February 2024
Strictly Inverness dancer's fundraising helps her cope with grief

Strictly Inverness dancer's fundraising helps her cope with grief

21 February 2024

Amy Macleod is dedicating her participation in the charity dance contest to her late dad and granny.


Emergency forces closure of train line between Dingwall and Inverness

21 February 2024
Emergency forces closure of train line between Dingwall and Inverness

Emergency forces closure of train line between Dingwall and Inverness

21 February 2024

Train services are either being cancelled, delayed or revised.


'Staffing emergency' caused cancellation of sport for Inverness youngsters

21 February 2024
'Staffing emergency' caused cancellation of sport for Inverness youngsters

'Staffing emergency' caused cancellation of sport for Inverness youngsters

21 February 2024

A "staffing emergency" at Highland Council led to the cancellation of sporting activities for dozens of Inverness youngsters at the weekend.


Are you brave enough for Full Monty Fundraiser for charity?

19 February 2024
Are you brave enough for Full Monty Fundraiser for charity?

Are you brave enough for Full Monty Fundraiser for charity?

19 February 2024

A Strictly Inverness dance couple are seeking men to be involved in their event in aid of the Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


Talented musician aims to be a hit on dancefloor at Strictly Inverness

18 February 2024
Talented musician aims to be a hit on dancefloor at Strictly Inverness

Talented musician aims to be a hit on dancefloor at Strictly Inverness

18 February 2024

Kenna Ross, who is a member of at least three local bands, has had her eyes on the annual charity event for some time.


Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Never Gonna Quiz You Up

17 February 2024
Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Never Gonna Quiz You Up

Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Never Gonna Quiz You Up

17 February 2024

This week's pinnacle was the first proper fundraiser that Courier content editor Andy Dixon and dance partner Ruth Mason organised – a quiz night.


Strictly Inverness: Meet Team Thursday

15 February 2024
Strictly Inverness: Meet Team Thursday

Strictly Inverness: Meet Team Thursday

15 February 2024

The annual dance contest is in aid of organisers and hosts Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


PICTURES: Tot's fundraiser in memory of gran boosts Strictly Inverness funds

15 February 2024
PICTURES: Tot's fundraiser in memory of gran boosts Strictly Inverness funds

PICTURES: Tot's fundraiser in memory of gran boosts Strictly Inverness funds

15 February 2024

There were thrills and spills at Fyrish Gymnastics Centre in aid of Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


Quiz night for family to aid Strictly Inverness fundraising

15 February 2024
Quiz night for family to aid Strictly Inverness fundraising

Quiz night for family to aid Strictly Inverness fundraising

15 February 2024

The event will also include a 50-prize tombola, a raffle with at least 20 prizes, plus some other mystery bonus games.


Horseriding trek from Loch Ness will aid Highland Hospice

14 February 2024
Horseriding trek from Loch Ness will aid Highland Hospice

Horseriding trek from Loch Ness will aid Highland Hospice

14 February 2024

The group will travel for five days in May from Dores to Kinloch Hourn, raising cash along the way.


Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Thank you for all your support so far

10 February 2024
Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Thank you for all your support so far

Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: Thank you for all your support so far

10 February 2024

Get a year’s subscription to The Inverness Courier for a £25 charity donation. The deal is in aid of Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


PICTURES: World champion Highland dancer helps dad after shock entry to Strictly Inverness

09 February 2024
PICTURES: World champion Highland dancer helps dad after shock entry to Strictly Inverness

PICTURES: World champion Highland dancer helps dad after shock entry to Strictly Inverness

09 February 2024

Jason Kelman is competing in the annual dance contest after his wife and kids signed him up without him knowing.


Get a year’s subscription to The Inverness Courier for a £25 charity donation

09 February 2024
Get a year’s subscription to The Inverness Courier for a £25 charity donation

Get a year’s subscription to The Inverness Courier for a £25 charity donation

09 February 2024

The deal is in support of Strictly Inverness in aid of Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


PICTURES: Strictly Inverness dancer on target with pub sports event

08 February 2024
PICTURES: Strictly Inverness dancer on target with pub sports event

PICTURES: Strictly Inverness dancer on target with pub sports event

08 February 2024

Beth Saunders staged a darts, pool and dominoes competition at the Blacksmiths in Inverness.


Strictly Inverness dancer's Psychic Night surpasses expectations

07 February 2024
Strictly Inverness dancer's Psychic Night surpasses expectations

Strictly Inverness dancer's Psychic Night surpasses expectations

07 February 2024

Stefan Robertson is taking part in the contest to raise funds in memory of his late father Stuart.


Strictly Inverness dancer accelerates fundraising with NC500 spin in Reliant Robin

04 February 2024
Strictly Inverness dancer accelerates fundraising with NC500 spin in Reliant Robin

Strictly Inverness dancer accelerates fundraising with NC500 spin in Reliant Robin

04 February 2024

She plans to cover the small three-wheeled vehicle in the names of businesses that have sponsored her.


Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: We're a man down... so, come and join us!

03 February 2024
Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: We're a man down... so, come and join us!

Strictly Inverness 2024 diary: We're a man down... so, come and join us!

03 February 2024

There's one missing puzzle piece so if you know a man aged between 45-ish and 69-ish who wants to join the fun, please don't hesitate to contact us.


PICTURES: Inverness disco on ice boosts Highland Hospice

01 February 2024
PICTURES: Inverness disco on ice boosts Highland Hospice

PICTURES: Inverness disco on ice boosts Highland Hospice

01 February 2024

Around 160 people contributed to the fundraising efforts of a Strictly Inverness dance duo at a family ice skating disco.


Inverness Courier team shortlisted for two Regional Press Awards

01 February 2024
Inverness Courier team shortlisted for two Regional Press Awards

Inverness Courier team shortlisted for two Regional Press Awards

01 February 2024

We're shortlisted for campaign of the year for Dual The A9, as well as the reporting communities award.


PICTURES: Your must-see Courier Country images from January

01 February 2024
PICTURES: Your must-see Courier Country images from January

PICTURES: Your must-see Courier Country images from January

01 February 2024

Amateur photographers are invited to submit pictures for possible inclusion to newsdesk@hnmedia.co.uk


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