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Broken down train causes knock-on disruption on Highland mainline

18 January 2021
Broken down train causes knock-on disruption on Highland mainline

Broken down train causes knock-on disruption on Highland mainline

18 January 2021

RAIL passengers were facing disruption to some Highland mainline services on Monday morning after a Glasgow-Inverness service broke down.


Huge lockdown beards raise vital cash for cause

18 January 2021
Huge lockdown beards raise vital cash for cause

Huge lockdown beards raise vital cash for cause

18 January 2021

TWO monster lockdown beards have helped to raise hundreds of pounds for a worthy cause, after two Cromarty men trimmed off the facial fuzz.


Covid hospital patient numbers in NHS Highland area hit levels not seen since last April

17 January 2021
Covid hospital patient numbers in NHS Highland area hit levels not seen since last April

Covid hospital patient numbers in NHS Highland area hit levels not seen since last April

17 January 2021

THE number of Covid-19 patients in NHS Highland hospitals has reached levels not seen since late April, Public Health Scotland data has revealed.


'Raging' business owner warns public after £50,000 worth of mountain bikes stolen

17 January 2021
'Raging' business owner warns public after £50,000 worth of mountain bikes stolen

'Raging' business owner warns public after £50,000 worth of mountain bikes stolen

17 January 2021

HIGHLANDERS have been warned to beware suspicious characters offering cycles for sale after more than £50,000 worth of high-end bikes were stolen.


Lifeline £800,000 grant to help theatre weather pandemic storm

17 January 2021
Lifeline £800,000 grant to help theatre weather pandemic storm

Lifeline £800,000 grant to help theatre weather pandemic storm

17 January 2021

EMERGENCY cash support worth £800,000 has been given to Eden Court Theatre after the Scottish Government announced further pandemic aid for the arts.


What’s the Covid infection rate where you live?

16 January 2021
What’s the Covid infection rate where you live?

What’s the Covid infection rate where you live?

16 January 2021

IS your neighbourhood’s rate of coronavirus infection higher or lower than the Highlands’ 178.9 cases per 100,000 people? Read on to find out.


Collapsed embankment sparks partial closure of Far North Line 'for rest of day'

16 January 2021
Collapsed embankment sparks partial closure of Far North Line 'for rest of day'

Collapsed embankment sparks partial closure of Far North Line 'for rest of day'

16 January 2021

A COLLAPSED embankment has forced the cancellation of all trains on part of the Far North Line.


81 fresh Covid cases detected

15 January 2021
81 fresh Covid cases detected

81 fresh Covid cases detected

15 January 2021

A FURTHER 81 new Covid-19 cases were recorded in the NHS Highland health board area in the past 24 hours.


£150,000 drugs haul seized on A9

15 January 2021
£150,000 drugs haul seized on A9

£150,000 drugs haul seized on A9

15 January 2021

A MAN has been arrested and charged after police seized £150,000 worth of cannabis on the A9 at Tomatin.


Theatre will get in touch over ticket refunds caused by Covid lockdown cancellations

15 January 2021
Theatre will get in touch over ticket refunds caused by Covid lockdown cancellations

Theatre will get in touch over ticket refunds caused by Covid lockdown cancellations

15 January 2021

TICKET holders for cinema and theatre performances affected by the Covid pandemic will be contacted “in due course”, Eden Court has said.


More than 50 infected in care home Covid outbreaks

14 January 2021
More than 50 infected in care home Covid outbreaks

More than 50 infected in care home Covid outbreaks

14 January 2021

COVID outbreaks at three care homes have now infected 51 residents and "a number of staff members", NHS Highland has confirmed.


68 new Covid cases detected

14 January 2021
68 new Covid cases detected

68 new Covid cases detected

14 January 2021

A FURTHER 68 positive tests for Covid-19 were recorded across the NHS Highland health board area in the past 24 hours.


Snow on parts of A9 and A82 sparks warning from Bear Scotland

14 January 2021
Snow on parts of A9 and A82 sparks warning from Bear Scotland

Snow on parts of A9 and A82 sparks warning from Bear Scotland

14 January 2021

MOTORISTS have been urged to take care on two of the region’s main trunk roads, amid continuing wintry conditions on higher routes.


Missing man found 'safe and well', confirm police

13 January 2021
Missing man found 'safe and well', confirm police

Missing man found 'safe and well', confirm police

13 January 2021

A MISSING Highland man has been found "safe and well", police have confirmed.


WATCH: Amber snow warning sparks 'do not drive' plea from police

13 January 2021
WATCH: Amber snow warning sparks 'do not drive' plea from police

WATCH: Amber snow warning sparks 'do not drive' plea from police

13 January 2021

MOTORISTS have been urged not to drive "unless absolutely necessary" following amid amber and yellow weather warnings for snow in the Highlands.


Missing man who has not been seen for days sparks police appeal

13 January 2021
Missing man who has not been seen for days sparks police appeal

Missing man who has not been seen for days sparks police appeal

13 January 2021

POLICE have appealed for help tracing a missing Highland man who has not been seen since the weekend.


1000 new cases of Covid across NHS Highland area since start of month

13 January 2021
1000 new cases of Covid across NHS Highland area since start of month

1000 new cases of Covid across NHS Highland area since start of month

13 January 2021

MORE than 1000 cases of Covid-19 have been recorded across the NHS Highland health board area since the start of the year less than two weeks ago.


Train breakdown nightmare left passengers stuck in ‘freezing’ carriages for almost eight hours

13 January 2021
Train breakdown nightmare left passengers stuck in ‘freezing’ carriages for almost eight hours

Train breakdown nightmare left passengers stuck in ‘freezing’ carriages for almost eight hours

13 January 2021

A NIGHTMARE breakdown left rail passengers stuck in “freezing” conditions for eight hours in the middle of the night - “without food or heating”.


Snow warning upgraded to amber by Met Office

13 January 2021
Snow warning upgraded to amber by Met Office

Snow warning upgraded to amber by Met Office

13 January 2021

AN amber weather warning has been issued for heavy snow in parts of the Highlands later today.


Theatre’s Covid aid efforts shortlisted for national award

13 January 2021
Theatre’s Covid aid efforts shortlisted for national award

Theatre’s Covid aid efforts shortlisted for national award

13 January 2021

TIRELESS efforts to assist those affected by the Covid-19 pandemic have seen a Highland theatre shortlisted for a special new UK award.


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