Youth orchestra seeks recruits

Musicians Eilidh Geddes (flute) and Belinda Gordon (clarinet) along with conductor Susie Dingle with the cheque for CLIC Sargent at Caithness Orchestra's concert in the Pulteney Centre in Wick.

AN orchestra created entirely for youngsters is to meet for only the third time in its life and organisers are appealing for new recruits.

First Minister Alex Salmond to stand down


Published: Fri 19 Sep 2014

Alex Salmond at the opening of the Engineering Technology and Energy Centre (ETEC) and the Centre for Energy and the Environment (CEE) at the UHI's main Thurso campus.

FIRST Minister Alex Salmond has announced his intention to stand down as SNP leader at the party's annual conference in November and then as first minister when the SNP has elected the next leader.

Highlands in tune with national No vote

Published: Fri 19 Sep 2014

Scotland decided its future did fit with the United Kingdom.

THE people of the Highlands voted to stay in the United Kingdom in last night's referendum as they decided Scotland would not be better going it alone.

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Wick pay the penalties in shock cup exit

Published: Sat 13 Sep 2014

Wick Academy will face Keith in the Scottish Cup second round.

WICK Academy's Scottish Cup adventure has fallen at the first hurdle as two spot kicks saw Huntly progress to record a shock 2-1 win at Christie Park.

Brora edge Wick in semi final classic

Published: Tue 02 Sep 2014

Academy manager Davie Kirkwood is "delighted" with their first win of the season.

STEVEN Mackay's winner six minutes from time was the difference as the Cattachs broke Scorrie hearts in a classic semi final encounter.

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