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Inverness teacher offered face shields to the local area during coronavirus crisis

08 April 2020
Inverness teacher offered face shields to the local area during coronavirus crisis

Inverness teacher offered face shields to the local area during coronavirus crisis

08 April 2020

With concerns rising over the need for personal protective equipment (PPE) one Inverness teacher is offering 3D printed plastic face shields.


Vandals set fire to parts of golf course in Nairn

08 April 2020
Vandals set fire to parts of golf course in Nairn

Vandals set fire to parts of golf course in Nairn

08 April 2020

Police are hunting vandals who torched gorse bushes and trees and tried to set fire to a shelter at Nairn Golf Club.


MSP calls for rethink of Job Retention Scheme so new employees are not penalised during coronavirus pandemic

07 April 2020
MSP calls for rethink of Job Retention Scheme so new employees are not penalised during coronavirus pandemic

MSP calls for rethink of Job Retention Scheme so new employees are not penalised during coronavirus pandemic

07 April 2020

Highland MSP Rhoda Grant is calling on the Chancellor of the Exchequer to end his punishment of new start employees.


Advice for volunteers helping local community during parademic

07 April 2020
Advice for volunteers helping local community during parademic

Advice for volunteers helping local community during parademic

07 April 2020

During the uncertainty and isolation of the Covid-19 outbreak Highland Council is giving advice for individuals offering their time to others.


Bin lorry catches fire

07 April 2020
Bin lorry catches fire

Bin lorry catches fire

07 April 2020

A Highland Council bin lorry caught fire this morning and the cause is believed to have been ashes which had not fully cooled down.


Grant changes aim to help self-catering businesses weather lockdown shock

07 April 2020
Grant changes aim to help self-catering businesses weather lockdown shock

Grant changes aim to help self-catering businesses weather lockdown shock

07 April 2020

Highland Council launches revised guidance on behalf of the Scottish Government with grants becoming available for eligible self-catering businesses.


Credit unions set to share in support package to help deal with financial consequences of coronavirus crisis

07 April 2020
Credit unions set to share in support package to help deal with financial consequences of coronavirus crisis

Credit unions set to share in support package to help deal with financial consequences of coronavirus crisis

07 April 2020

Credit unions across the Highlands and Islands are poised to share in a £20million support package as they battle to help vulnerable families.


Highland Council issues coronavirus advice to tenants during the pandemic

07 April 2020
Highland Council issues coronavirus advice to tenants during the pandemic

Highland Council issues coronavirus advice to tenants during the pandemic

07 April 2020

Highland Council is sending a bulletin to all council tenants providing them with advice about issues related to Coronavirus.


Accommodation available in Inverness during coronavirus crisis

06 April 2020
Accommodation available in Inverness during coronavirus crisis

Accommodation available in Inverness during coronavirus crisis

06 April 2020

A number of banners have appeared near to the site of a former Inverness swimming pool offering accommodation during the current coronavirus pandemic.


Online appeal to fund 3D printing of face shields for NHS staff more than doubles its target

04 April 2020
Online appeal to fund 3D printing of face shields for NHS staff more than doubles its target

Online appeal to fund 3D printing of face shields for NHS staff more than doubles its target

04 April 2020

People with access to 3D printers jointly launched a crowdfunder appeal to help create protective wear for Highland health staff.


Kind-hearted Inverness residents donate wool so grandmother can continue making clothes for premature babies

04 April 2020
Kind-hearted Inverness residents donate wool so grandmother can continue making clothes for premature babies

Kind-hearted Inverness residents donate wool so grandmother can continue making clothes for premature babies

04 April 2020

A former Inverness nurse was delighted to be flooded with donations of wool after she put out an appeal for donations.


Inverness College UHI donates 3D printer to help produce face shields for NHS staff

03 April 2020
Inverness College UHI donates 3D printer to help produce face shields for NHS staff

Inverness College UHI donates 3D printer to help produce face shields for NHS staff

03 April 2020

Inverness College UHI is supporting efforts by a group of designers to create essential personal protective equipment during the Covid-19 outbreak.


Appeal for baby monitors for Raigmore Hospital to save PPE use and help doctors talk to patients

03 April 2020
Appeal for baby monitors for Raigmore Hospital to save PPE use and help doctors talk to patients

Appeal for baby monitors for Raigmore Hospital to save PPE use and help doctors talk to patients

03 April 2020

The children's ward at Raigmore Hospital is appealing for baby monitors to enable doctors and nurses to communicate with patients and families.


Suicide prevention charity gets cash boost from city solicitors

03 April 2020
Suicide prevention charity gets cash boost from city solicitors

Suicide prevention charity gets cash boost from city solicitors

03 April 2020

An Inverness firm of solicitors has donated almost £8000 to a mental health charity based in the city.


Loganair is converting aircraft to carry coronavirus patients

02 April 2020
Loganair is converting aircraft to carry coronavirus patients

Loganair is converting aircraft to carry coronavirus patients

02 April 2020

Loganair has announced it is converting two aircraft to carry Covid-19 patients in isolation pods.


Eastgate Shopping Centre in offers free parking to key workers

02 April 2020
Eastgate Shopping Centre in offers free parking to key workers

Eastgate Shopping Centre in offers free parking to key workers

02 April 2020

The Eastgate Shopping Centre is offering free parking to key workers.


B&Q donates flowers to Highland Hospice after coronavirus closure

02 April 2020
B&Q donates flowers to Highland Hospice after coronavirus closure

B&Q donates flowers to Highland Hospice after coronavirus closure

02 April 2020

The Inverness branch of DIY giant B&Q has donated flowers to Highland Hospice.


One in five Highland employees paid less than the real living wage

02 April 2020
One in five Highland employees paid less than the real living wage

One in five Highland employees paid less than the real living wage

02 April 2020

Almost one in five Highland employees, including vital key workers during the coronavirus crisis, are earning below the real living wage.


Tomatin Distillery to host world’s first virtual whisky festival

02 April 2020
Tomatin Distillery to host world’s first virtual whisky festival

Tomatin Distillery to host world’s first virtual whisky festival

02 April 2020

Tomatin Distillery, near Inverness, is organising the world’s first virtual whisky festival this weekend alongside industry leading whisky brands.


Charity calls on minister to give blind and partially sighted people better access to online shopping

02 April 2020
Charity calls on minister to give blind and partially sighted people better access to online shopping

Charity calls on minister to give blind and partially sighted people better access to online shopping

02 April 2020

A national sight loss charity is calling for blind and partially sighted people to be included in the priority group able to access online shopping.


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