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A96 Investigation part three: 'No funding' for ANY A96 Corridor Review project before 2026

A96 Investigation part three: 'No funding' for ANY A96 Corridor Review project before 2026

A96 Investigation part three: 'No funding' for ANY A96 Corridor Review project before 2026

01 March 2024

NO money is available for any A96 dualling sections which survive the ongoing, year-late, review of the project, we can reveal.


40mph speed limit planned for A9 roundabout accident blackspot

40mph speed limit planned for A9 roundabout accident blackspot

40mph speed limit planned for A9 roundabout accident blackspot

29 February 2024

One of the region's busiest roundabouts and notorious accident blackspots looks set for a much reduced speed limit under plans by Transport Scotland.


Lib Dem budget amendment seeks £30m more for roads and to fully fund new St Clements school

Lib Dem budget amendment seeks £30m more for roads and to fully fund new St Clements school

Lib Dem budget amendment seeks £30m more for roads and to fully fund new St Clements school

29 February 2024

It also calls for a letter to the First Minister telling him his government made the council's 'severe financial plight of the council' worse.


ScotRail's early morning Wick to Inverness service hit by staff illness

ScotRail's early morning Wick to Inverness service hit by staff illness

ScotRail's early morning Wick to Inverness service hit by staff illness

29 February 2024

Train travellers on this morning’s early service from Wick to Inverness have been hit by disruption north of Lairg.


Fine and points for careless A9 driver

Fine and points for careless A9 driver

Fine and points for careless A9 driver

29 February 2024

An inexperienced driver was caught out by a pool of water on a dual carriageway stretch of the A9, spun his car and hit a tree, a court has heard.


Buying a used car has never been easier with Dicksons of Inverness

Buying a used car has never been easier with Dicksons of Inverness

Buying a used car has never been easier with Dicksons of Inverness

28 February 2024

Dicksons of Inverness prides itself in being able to help people choose the best car, for their lifestyle and budget.


Whoops! Carrbridge mistaken for Cambridge in railway bridge sign gaffe

Whoops! Carrbridge mistaken for Cambridge in railway bridge sign gaffe

Whoops! Carrbridge mistaken for Cambridge in railway bridge sign gaffe

27 February 2024

Railway engineers have egg on their faces after a sign on a rail bridge on the Highland Mainline mistakenly mentioned Cambridge instead of Carrbridge.


Railway death of man in 60s 'not suspicious', police confirm

Railway death of man in 60s 'not suspicious', police confirm

Railway death of man in 60s 'not suspicious', police confirm

26 February 2024

The death of a man on the Far North Line in Inverness last week is not being treated as suspicious, the British Transport Police have confirmed.


A96 Investigation part two: Less than 0.5 per cent of A96 dualling price tag pledged as emails show removal of funding details from Government reports

A96 Investigation part two: Less than 0.5 per cent of A96 dualling price tag pledged as emails show removal of funding details from Government reports

A96 Investigation part two: Less than 0.5 per cent of A96 dualling price tag pledged as emails show removal of funding details from Government reports

26 February 2024

LESS than 0.5 per cent of the A96 dualling's price tag has been pledged – as internals emails reveal "removal" of funding details from report.


Railway line death in Inverness was man in his 60s, say police

Railway line death in Inverness was man in his 60s, say police

Railway line death in Inverness was man in his 60s, say police

23 February 2024

British Transport Police has revealed the person's sex and age but he has not yet been named by the force. Investigations are continuing.


Track safety inspection hits Inverness-Aberdeen trains, warns ScotRail

Track safety inspection hits Inverness-Aberdeen trains, warns ScotRail

Track safety inspection hits Inverness-Aberdeen trains, warns ScotRail

23 February 2024

A track safety inspection has sparked the closure of the Inverness-Aberdeen railway line at Dyce, ScotRail has warned.


A9 Dualling roadshow draws interest at Aviemore

A9 Dualling roadshow draws interest at Aviemore

A9 Dualling roadshow draws interest at Aviemore

22 February 2024

'Fantastic' news for campaigners that Salmond and Sturgeon will be called to explain to public enquiry why dualling was 'dropped' on their watch


3 in hospital with 'serious' injuries following crash in Inverness

3 in hospital with 'serious' injuries following crash in Inverness

3 in hospital with 'serious' injuries following crash in Inverness

22 February 2024

Three people were taken to Raigmore Hospital with "serious injuries" last night after a crash in Inverness.


Highland Council looks to hike cost of funerals and school meals and charge for motorhomes

Highland Council looks to hike cost of funerals and school meals and charge for motorhomes

Highland Council looks to hike cost of funerals and school meals and charge for motorhomes

21 February 2024

But alongside potentially unwelcome proposals there are ambitions plans in the budget like developing a 'sustainable' bus service.


2 months of night-time roadwork disruption to hit A96 motorists

2 months of night-time roadwork disruption to hit A96 motorists

2 months of night-time roadwork disruption to hit A96 motorists

21 February 2024

Motorists using the A96 near Auldearn face at least two months of disruption when £430,000 worth of road safety measures are installed.


Emergency services respond to 'well alight' vehicle fire on A9 near Aviemore

Emergency services respond to 'well alight' vehicle fire on A9 near Aviemore

Emergency services respond to 'well alight' vehicle fire on A9 near Aviemore

21 February 2024

The A9 near Aviemore was reduced to one lane after a vehicle fire sparked the closure of the northbound lane on Wednesday afternoon.


1 person dead after incident on railway line in Inverness

1 person dead after incident on railway line in Inverness

1 person dead after incident on railway line in Inverness

21 February 2024

British Transport Police have confirmed that one person was pronounced dead at the scene following an incident on the Far North Line.


UPDATE: Train line reopens between Inverness and Dingwall after incident

UPDATE: Train line reopens between Inverness and Dingwall after incident

UPDATE: Train line reopens between Inverness and Dingwall after incident

21 February 2024

The railway line between Inverness and Dingwall has now reopened after emergency services attended an incident before 8am today.


Emergency forces closure of train line between Dingwall and Inverness

Emergency forces closure of train line between Dingwall and Inverness

Emergency forces closure of train line between Dingwall and Inverness

21 February 2024

Train services are either being cancelled, delayed or revised.


Woman charged after Inverness car crash

Woman charged after Inverness car crash

Woman charged after Inverness car crash

20 February 2024

Four people were taken to hospital after a car crash in Inverness, police have confirmed.


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