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Highlands Green MSP calls for action on heating bills

Highlands Green MSP calls for action on heating bills

Highlands Green MSP calls for action on heating bills

Households across the Highlands will be bracing for a cold start to the new year with the increase to Ofgem’s price cap on energy bills.


Inverness food bank is the 'busiest it has ever been' as cost of living continues

Inverness food bank is the 'busiest it has ever been' as cost of living continues

Inverness food bank is the 'busiest it has ever been' as cost of living continues

There has been a surge in people who are using food banks and free meal services in Inverness over the past 12 months.


All rail fares to increase by 8.7 per cent in 2024 including Caledonian Sleeper

All rail fares to increase by 8.7 per cent in 2024 including Caledonian Sleeper

All rail fares to increase by 8.7 per cent in 2024 including Caledonian Sleeper

Transport Scotland has confirmed the fares increase it will put in place for 2024.


WATCH: Best secret Santa gifts from Inverness city centre shops for less than £10

WATCH: Best secret Santa gifts from Inverness city centre shops for less than £10

WATCH: Best secret Santa gifts from Inverness city centre shops for less than £10

With the cost of living crisis looming, we have searched high and low to find the best affordable secret Santa gifts you can give this year.


DREW HENDRY: This Christmas help out a good cause if you can

DREW HENDRY: This Christmas help out a good cause if you can

DREW HENDRY: This Christmas help out a good cause if you can

In a time of escalating living costs, MFR Cash for Kids has become a crucial lifeline for families.


Food help in cost-of-living crisis sees Culloden butcher employee honoured

Food help in cost-of-living crisis sees Culloden butcher employee honoured

Food help in cost-of-living crisis sees Culloden butcher employee honoured

Community-spirited efforts to help people struggling with the cost-of-living crisis have seen a Culloden butchers' employee honoured for their work.


COLIN CAMPBELL: Inverness’s ultimate ‘warm space’ has lively welcome

COLIN CAMPBELL: Inverness’s ultimate ‘warm space’ has lively welcome

COLIN CAMPBELL: Inverness’s ultimate ‘warm space’ has lively welcome

It’s an unhappy fact that the nationwide ‘obesity crisis’ is worsening all the time, with the range of health problems it brings, says our columnist.


SNP and Liberal Democrats highlight the plight of 1.25 million Scots living in fuel poverty

SNP and Liberal Democrats highlight the plight of 1.25 million Scots living in fuel poverty

SNP and Liberal Democrats highlight the plight of 1.25 million Scots living in fuel poverty

The parties separately underlined how Scotland was energy rich but fuel poor and demand action from the UK government


Inverness church craft fair raises thousands of pounds for Highland Foodbank

Inverness church craft fair raises thousands of pounds for Highland Foodbank

Inverness church craft fair raises thousands of pounds for Highland Foodbank

Almost £2500 was raised at an Inverness church craft fair for the Highland Foodbank.


WATCH: Barcelona fashionista takes flight to Inverness for incredible Oxfam fashion finds

WATCH: Barcelona fashionista takes flight to Inverness for incredible Oxfam fashion finds

WATCH: Barcelona fashionista takes flight to Inverness for incredible Oxfam fashion finds

A charity shop in Inverness that sells brand new Zara stock has become a global fashion hotspot


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