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Christmas 1973: Braving treacherous Inverness pavements in platform shoes following heavy 24-hour snowfall

15 December 2023
Christmas 1973: Braving treacherous Inverness pavements in platform shoes following heavy 24-hour snowfall

Christmas 1973: Braving treacherous Inverness pavements in platform shoes following heavy 24-hour snowfall

15 December 2023

Heavy 24-hour snowfalls accompanied by gales brought disruption to Inverness and the Highlands the week before Christmas 1973.


Death of founder of Highland mental health charity Mikeysline

15 December 2023
Death of founder of Highland mental health charity Mikeysline

Death of founder of Highland mental health charity Mikeysline

15 December 2023

The founder of the Highland mental health charity, Mikeysline, has died following a long illness.


Inverness charity marks one of hardest but most successful years

14 December 2023
Inverness charity marks one of hardest but most successful years

Inverness charity marks one of hardest but most successful years

14 December 2023

A Highland organisation which tackles poverty, homelessness and long-term unemployment has had one of its hardest – but most successful – years.


Eco-friendly shop gift card introduced by Highland charity

11 December 2023
Eco-friendly shop gift card introduced by Highland charity

Eco-friendly shop gift card introduced by Highland charity

11 December 2023

A new gift card for eco-conscious shoppers has been introduced by a Highland charity.


Stair-climbing Highland lockdown heroine who captured nation's hearts dies aged 93

11 December 2023
Stair-climbing Highland lockdown heroine who captured nation's hearts dies aged 93

Stair-climbing Highland lockdown heroine who captured nation's hearts dies aged 93

11 December 2023

A Highland lockdown legend who captured the nation's hearts by climbing the equivalent of 2398ft high mountain for charity has died, aged 93.


Inverness residents encouraged to make greener journeys at pop-up hub

10 December 2023
Inverness residents encouraged to make greener journeys at pop-up hub

Inverness residents encouraged to make greener journeys at pop-up hub

10 December 2023

Residents in Inverness are being encouraged to make greener and more affordable local journeys with a new pop-up mobility hub.


Christmas 1983: Remember Tiny Tears, Terrahawks and an Inverness-produced game Taliesin?

08 December 2023
Christmas 1983: Remember Tiny Tears, Terrahawks and an Inverness-produced game Taliesin?

Christmas 1983: Remember Tiny Tears, Terrahawks and an Inverness-produced game Taliesin?

08 December 2023

It was the Inverness store which promoted itself as "everyone's Santa", stocking a broad range of goods including clothing, household goods and toys.


Major step forward for green energy scheme near Loch Ness as planning application submitted

08 December 2023
Major step forward for green energy scheme near Loch Ness as planning application submitted

Major step forward for green energy scheme near Loch Ness as planning application submitted

08 December 2023

A proposed green energy project on the south side of Loch Ness has taken a major step forward with the submission of a planning application.


Scotland's transport minister to be pressed by MSP on timeline for Nairn bypass

07 December 2023
Scotland's transport minister to be pressed by MSP on timeline for Nairn bypass

Scotland's transport minister to be pressed by MSP on timeline for Nairn bypass

07 December 2023

Scotland’s transport minister is to be pressed on a timeline for the long-awaited Nairn bypass as the campaign for action is stepped up.


Surprise honour for retired Inverness politician as he wins top student award

07 December 2023
Surprise honour for retired Inverness politician as he wins top student award

Surprise honour for retired Inverness politician as he wins top student award

07 December 2023

'As a working class child, my parents instilled in me the importance of education' – former Inverness politician wins top student award.


£1m up for grabs to empower Highland communities

05 December 2023
£1m up for grabs to empower Highland communities

£1m up for grabs to empower Highland communities

05 December 2023

Groups and organisations in the Highlands are being invited to apply for funding to improve and regenerate their communities.


YOUR REACTIONS: 20mph zones in the Highlands – improving road safety or a waste of money?

05 December 2023
YOUR REACTIONS: 20mph zones in the Highlands – improving road safety or a waste of money?

YOUR REACTIONS: 20mph zones in the Highlands – improving road safety or a waste of money?

05 December 2023

To some, the introduction of 20mph zones in communities across the Highlands is a welcome move and improves road safety.


Breaking News: Kessock Bridge on A9 in Inverness closed

05 December 2023
Breaking News: Kessock Bridge on A9 in Inverness closed

Breaking News: Kessock Bridge on A9 in Inverness closed

05 December 2023

The Kessock Bridge on the A9 in Inverness is closed in both directions due to a police incident.


Community-led venture by Loch Ness pays out £5k as business plan on target

05 December 2023
Community-led venture by Loch Ness pays out £5k as business plan on target

Community-led venture by Loch Ness pays out £5k as business plan on target

05 December 2023

A community-led business near Loch Ness has made its first payment from surplus profits to benefit the local area.


Council house tenants invited to have their say on next year's rent levels in the Highlands

04 December 2023
Council house tenants invited to have their say on next year's rent levels in the Highlands

Council house tenants invited to have their say on next year's rent levels in the Highlands

04 December 2023

Council house tenants in the Highlands are being invited to have their say on the rent levels for the year ahead.


Rail passengers advised to check before travelling as snow expected on lines out of Inverness

04 December 2023
Rail passengers advised to check before travelling as snow expected on lines out of Inverness

Rail passengers advised to check before travelling as snow expected on lines out of Inverness

04 December 2023

Rail passengers are being advised to check their journeys before travelling as more adverse weather moves across Scotland this week.


Is the 20mph scheme working in the Highlands?

04 December 2023
Is the 20mph scheme working in the Highlands?

Is the 20mph scheme working in the Highlands?

04 December 2023

A public consultation on the Highland-wide 20mph limit programme has been launched.


New headteacher announced for Inverness school

04 December 2023
New headteacher announced for Inverness school

New headteacher announced for Inverness school

04 December 2023

A new headteacher has been announced for Inverness High School.


Protesters to stage march in Inverness for Global Day of Climate Action

04 December 2023
Protesters to stage march in Inverness for Global Day of Climate Action

Protesters to stage march in Inverness for Global Day of Climate Action

04 December 2023

Climate campaign activists from across the Highlands and Moray will join in a Global Day of Climate Action on Saturday in Inverness.


Inverness school to close today due to burst pipes

04 December 2023
Inverness school to close today due to burst pipes

Inverness school to close today due to burst pipes

04 December 2023

An Inverness secondary school will close later this morning following a loss of heating.


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