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PICTURES: Drama at climate protest

PICTURES: Drama at climate protest

PICTURES: Drama at climate protest

19 October 2020

Police had to step in after a man tried to disrupt the latest protest by Extinction Rebellion Highland activists in Inverness on Friday.


Revealed: Design awards shortlist

Revealed: Design awards shortlist

Revealed: Design awards shortlist

18 October 2020

A LUXURY hotel, the onshore base of one of Scotland’s biggest wind farm projects and a museum are shortlisted in a regional design awards.


New group set up to help win offshore wind work

New group set up to help win offshore wind work

New group set up to help win offshore wind work

18 October 2020

Energy supply chain companies in the the Highlands will benefit from a new group helping them to secure work from the offshore wind sector.


PICTURES: Crown Primary kids have a good air day!

PICTURES: Crown Primary kids have a good air day!

PICTURES: Crown Primary kids have a good air day!

16 October 2020

End of term lessons at Crown Primary School in Inverness were like a breath of fresh air.


Extinction Rebellion Highland protest today

Extinction Rebellion Highland protest today

Extinction Rebellion Highland protest today

16 October 2020

The Clean Up Your Act event was outside Barclays Bank, in Union Street, and was opposed to investment in fossil fuel financing.


UK's wettest ever day 'would have filled all of Loch Ness', says Met Office

UK's wettest ever day 'would have filled all of Loch Ness', says Met Office

UK's wettest ever day 'would have filled all of Loch Ness', says Met Office

16 October 2020

THE UK's wettest ever day saw enough rain fall to fill the whole of Loch Ness, the Met Office has revealed.


More electric vehicle charging points to be installed in rural Highlands

More electric vehicle charging points to be installed in rural Highlands

More electric vehicle charging points to be installed in rural Highlands

15 October 2020

Transport partnership HITRANS is to deliver a new network of electric vehicle charging points across the west Highlands.


Environmental campaigners stage protest in city

Environmental campaigners stage protest in city

Environmental campaigners stage protest in city

15 October 2020

Extinction Rebellion Highland to stage a Clean Up Your Act event outside Barclays Bank in Union Street tomorrow.


Highland Council considers ways to end the blight of dirty camping as alcohol bans and wardens are suggested to combat irresponsible visitors

Highland Council considers ways to end the blight of dirty camping as alcohol bans and wardens are suggested to combat irresponsible visitors

Highland Council considers ways to end the blight of dirty camping as alcohol bans and wardens are suggested to combat irresponsible visitors

14 October 2020

Efforts will also be put into providing better facilities for tourists with possible opportunities for landowners to accommodate motorhomes


Dire warning about risk to life caused by fly-tipping

Dire warning about risk to life caused by fly-tipping

Dire warning about risk to life caused by fly-tipping

14 October 2020

Reckless fly-tippers have been warned that their actions near Inverness are "posing a danger" not just to the environment but also to lives.


'We are ready for winter', says Highland Council as it gears up for the colder months

'We are ready for winter', says Highland Council as it gears up for the colder months

'We are ready for winter', says Highland Council as it gears up for the colder months

13 October 2020

"WINTER is coming and we are ready", Highland Council has said as it prepares to launch its seasonal gritting programme.


Virtual Highland hike "circles" world

Virtual Highland hike "circles" world

Virtual Highland hike "circles" world

13 October 2020

Online walking challenge Hike the Highlands clocks up a distance equivalent of the world's circumference


Council urges businesses and public to have say over food growing strategy

Council urges businesses and public to have say over food growing strategy

Council urges businesses and public to have say over food growing strategy

10 October 2020

RESIDENTS and businesses across the region are being encouraged to respond to a food growing strategy.


The Force is strong with Moray Firth dolphin Yoda after he is spotted in new home

The Force is strong with Moray Firth dolphin Yoda after he is spotted in new home

The Force is strong with Moray Firth dolphin Yoda after he is spotted in new home

10 October 2020

A DOLPHIN named after a beloved Star Wars character who disappeared a long time ago has been found in a sea far, far away.


Inverness woman furious after litter and smashed glass left behind at children's play area by partying youths

Inverness woman furious after litter and smashed glass left behind at children's play area by partying youths

Inverness woman furious after litter and smashed glass left behind at children's play area by partying youths

09 October 2020

Posting four pictures of broken alcohol bottles and litter left behind, Sofie Marie Macleod warned parents not to go there until it was cleaned up.


Highland and Moray farmers on deadline to apply for soil friendly tyre grant

Highland and Moray farmers on deadline to apply for soil friendly tyre grant

Highland and Moray farmers on deadline to apply for soil friendly tyre grant

05 October 2020

Farmers in the Highlands and Moray have just a few days to apply for funding for more soil friendly tyres


Proposed marina on Moray Firth would not threaten bottlenose dolphins, according to consultants

Proposed marina on Moray Firth would not threaten bottlenose dolphins, according to consultants

Proposed marina on Moray Firth would not threaten bottlenose dolphins, according to consultants

04 October 2020

Ambitious plans for a 500-berth marina between Inverness and Nairn would be unlikely to upset the area’s delicate eco-system if managed responsibly.


Recycling centre opening hours extended

Recycling centre opening hours extended

Recycling centre opening hours extended

02 October 2020

Opening hours at the majority of recycling centres in the Highlands will be extended from tomorrow to include times at weekends.


'Save the Date' for this year’s Highland Climate Change Conference

'Save the Date' for this year’s Highland Climate Change Conference

'Save the Date' for this year’s Highland Climate Change Conference

25 September 2020

To mark Climate Week, Highland Council held a series of community conversations on the future of electric vehicles (EVs) in Highland.


Bad hair day - not in Inverness, survey finds

Bad hair day - not in Inverness, survey finds

Bad hair day - not in Inverness, survey finds

24 September 2020

Living in Inverness could be doing wonders for your hair, a new survey has revealed.


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