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WATCH: Highland man smashes NC500 cycle time with two hours to spare

04 June 2021
WATCH: Highland man smashes NC500 cycle time with two hours to spare

WATCH: Highland man smashes NC500 cycle time with two hours to spare

04 June 2021

The veteran cyclist from Durness completed the 516-mile route in 29 hours, five minutes and 42 seconds,


Royal Dornoch Golf Club opens its renowned courses to NHS and care staff as a thank-you for their work during the pandemic

19 May 2021
Royal Dornoch Golf Club opens its renowned courses to NHS and care staff as a thank-you for their work during the pandemic

Royal Dornoch Golf Club opens its renowned courses to NHS and care staff as a thank-you for their work during the pandemic

19 May 2021

Eligible health staff are being invited to take up the offer of one round on each of Royal Dornoch's two courses.


New company to purchase hotels along NC500 route

30 April 2021
New company to purchase hotels along NC500 route

New company to purchase hotels along NC500 route

30 April 2021

Highland Coast Hotels Ltd has sealed the deal on its first acquisition - the Kylesku Hotel, run for 12 years by Tanja Lister and Sonia Virechauveix.


Dornoch inshore rescue volunteers left "speechless" at tycoon's generous offer

23 April 2021
Dornoch inshore rescue volunteers left "speechless" at tycoon's generous offer

Dornoch inshore rescue volunteers left "speechless" at tycoon's generous offer

23 April 2021

Anders Holch Povlsen's conservation and tourism company is providing a new lifeboat for the East Sutherland Rescue Association.


WATCH: Masterplan unveiled to make Highland town more attractive to visitors

09 April 2021
WATCH: Masterplan unveiled to make Highland town more attractive to visitors

WATCH: Masterplan unveiled to make Highland town more attractive to visitors

09 April 2021

A MASTERPLAN outlining ideas to turn a Highland town into a show piece tourism destination was unveiled at an online presentation.


Footpath renewal project on Quinag is completed

18 January 2021
Footpath renewal project on Quinag is completed

Footpath renewal project on Quinag is completed

18 January 2021

A footpath leading to the highest summit of one of the north-west Highland's most prominent mountains has been restored and upgraded.


Faith leaders sign statement of support for vaccination programme

15 January 2021
Faith leaders sign statement of support for vaccination programme

Faith leaders sign statement of support for vaccination programme

15 January 2021

The Church of Scotland is encouraging people to get vaccinated against Covid-19.


'Fantastic accolade' as Judi Dench chooses idyllic grove in the Highlands for dedication spot

27 November 2020
'Fantastic accolade' as Judi Dench chooses idyllic grove in the Highlands for dedication spot

'Fantastic accolade' as Judi Dench chooses idyllic grove in the Highlands for dedication spot

27 November 2020

One of the UK’s most famous and best loved actresses has dedicated a grove in a Sutherland wood to the people she loves.


Shock over local authority estimates for upgrading Highland town's public toilets

24 November 2020
Shock over local authority estimates for upgrading Highland town's public toilets

Shock over local authority estimates for upgrading Highland town's public toilets

24 November 2020

Local authority estimates to renovate a Highland town's “smelly” public toilets have been greeted with incredulity.


'We set the wrong example' – apology from creators of video showing human waste being dumped in NC500 lay-by

19 November 2020
'We set the wrong example' – apology from creators of video showing human waste being dumped in NC500 lay-by

'We set the wrong example' – apology from creators of video showing human waste being dumped in NC500 lay-by

19 November 2020

The group behind a video which has sparked outrage throughout the Highlands, have now issued an abject apology and said they set the "wrong example".


Man charged after driving at 143mph on A9

13 July 2020
Man charged after driving at 143mph on A9

Man charged after driving at 143mph on A9

13 July 2020

A 23-year old man is to be reported to the procurator fiscal after being detected driving at 143mph on the A9 at Arpafeelie, near Tore, on Friday.


Sutherland fundraiser (90), is a third of the way up in her staircase bid to climb Suilven

05 May 2020
Sutherland fundraiser (90), is a third of the way up in her staircase bid to climb Suilven

Sutherland fundraiser (90), is a third of the way up in her staircase bid to climb Suilven

05 May 2020

Fundraising OAP Margaret Payne has reached a milestone in her staircase bid to climb Suilven.


Concerns raised about Highland holiday resort

21 March 2020
Concerns raised about Highland holiday resort

Concerns raised about Highland holiday resort

21 March 2020

The operator of a caravan park in Sutherland is coming under fire for not closing down because of the coronavirus crisis.


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