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Electric vehicle and environment views sought as council marks Climate Week

Electric vehicle and environment views sought as council marks Climate Week

Electric vehicle and environment views sought as council marks Climate Week

OPINIONS and ideas over electric transport uptake are being sought by Highland Council at a series of special events to mark Scotland's Climate Week.


Flood alert remains in place after torrential rain

Flood alert remains in place after torrential rain

Flood alert remains in place after torrential rain

A FLOOD alert remained in place for Inverness, the Black Isle, Great Glen and Easter Ross on Monday morning, following yesterday's torrential rain.


Success of Highland tidal power generation could inspire creation of a new industry in the north

Success of Highland tidal power generation could inspire creation of a new industry in the north

Success of Highland tidal power generation could inspire creation of a new industry in the north

The MeyGen scheme's reliability has led to interest from Japan which wants to import the technology


Calls for the Spaces for People initiative to be made permanent

Calls for the Spaces for People initiative to be made permanent

Calls for the Spaces for People initiative to be made permanent

Supporters of social distancing measures in Inverness city centre want to see then remain in place.


Tropical fish found in River Ness may have been discarded by owners

Tropical fish found in River Ness may have been discarded by owners

Tropical fish found in River Ness may have been discarded by owners

The hunt is on to identify two mystery non-native fish found by anglers in River Ness.


Loch Ness holiday pods plan near Drumnadrochit stirs local concern

Loch Ness holiday pods plan near Drumnadrochit stirs local concern

Loch Ness holiday pods plan near Drumnadrochit stirs local concern

A plan to build five holiday pods near Drumnadrochit is facing fierce local opposition.


Mum's fury at forest litter louts

Mum's fury at forest litter louts

Mum's fury at forest litter louts

A mum who is 35 weeks pregnant has asked people to “please, please” tidy up after themselves if they are out in the forest near her home.


Dealing with the mess left behind after lockdown

Dealing with the mess left behind after lockdown

Dealing with the mess left behind after lockdown

Beauty spots have been hit hard by an influx of visitors since lockdown. John Davidson spoke to one land manager about some of the issues


Field fire near A9 sparks call-out of firefighters

Field fire near A9 sparks call-out of firefighters

Field fire near A9 sparks call-out of firefighters

A FIELD fire not far from the A9 sparked a call-out of two fire crews this evening.


Deer stalking warning for walkers taking to the hills

Deer stalking warning for walkers taking to the hills

Deer stalking warning for walkers taking to the hills

Hill walkers are being urged to check ahead as deer stalking on Highland estates reaches the busiest part of the season.


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