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High cost to taxpayer of illegal fly-tipping

20 March 2021
High cost to taxpayer of illegal fly-tipping

High cost to taxpayer of illegal fly-tipping

20 March 2021

Illegal fly-tipping is costing taxpayers in Caithness and other parts of Scotland more than £2.5 million a year.


Brandon on top of world after topping country charts in Australia

15 December 2020
Brandon on top of world after topping country charts in Australia

Brandon on top of world after topping country charts in Australia

15 December 2020

A Highland musician is feeling on top of the world after hitting the top spot in an Australian country music chart.


MP Ian Blackford says sorry following Far North picture furore

27 November 2020
MP Ian Blackford says sorry following Far North picture furore

MP Ian Blackford says sorry following Far North picture furore

27 November 2020

MP Ian Blackford has apologised to a local photographer after a picture taken in Caithness caused a row and a backlash on social media


Timber freight scheme to take 250 lorries off A99 and A9 a week

09 September 2020
Timber freight scheme to take 250 lorries off A99 and A9 a week

Timber freight scheme to take 250 lorries off A99 and A9 a week

09 September 2020

Caithness is playing a key role in a £195k project which hopes to show that moving timber by rail is a viable and greener alternative to using roads.


NHS Highland completes investigation into coronavirus samples found on A9

16 July 2020
NHS Highland completes investigation into coronavirus samples found on A9

NHS Highland completes investigation into coronavirus samples found on A9

16 July 2020

THE internal investigation into why Covid-19 samples being transported to Inverness were found on the A9 near Dornoch has been completed.


Discovery of Inverness-bound Covid samples on A9 'absolutely appalling' and 'a major embarrassment'

10 July 2020
Discovery of Inverness-bound Covid samples on A9 'absolutely appalling' and 'a major embarrassment'

Discovery of Inverness-bound Covid samples on A9 'absolutely appalling' and 'a major embarrassment'

10 July 2020

The discovery of Covid-19 test samples on the A9 was described today as "absolutely appalling" and "a major embarrassment for NHS Highland".


NHS Highland gives assurance over hospital equipment for Caithness and Inverness

10 July 2020
NHS Highland gives assurance over hospital equipment for Caithness and Inverness

NHS Highland gives assurance over hospital equipment for Caithness and Inverness

10 July 2020

An assurance has been given by NHS Highland that equipment purchased for use in Caithness has not been transferred to Raigmore.


Buses on Caithness to Inverness X99 route replaced following criticism

03 July 2020
Buses on Caithness to Inverness X99 route replaced following criticism

Buses on Caithness to Inverness X99 route replaced following criticism

03 July 2020

The buses on the X99 route between Caithness and Inverness have been replaced following widespread public criticism, it has been confirmed.


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