Is this a Teletubby time traveller?


Published: Thu 19 Apr 2018

The Thrumster Teletubby

THE Teletubbies were a phenomenon of the 1990s and beyond but an intriguing find suggests that the children's TV favourites may have had a predecessor in Caithness more than 100 years ago!

Have a ball at this year's European Championships


Published: Thu 19 Apr 2018

Glasgow 2018, Scottish Government Viewpoint, Scottish Government

A NEW era in world sport will get under way this summer as Glasgow and Berlin host the inaugural European Championships - an exciting new multi-sport event bringing together some of the continent's leading sports.

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Everyone welcome to join in with Greens' title party

Published: Fri 20 Apr 2018

IT's party time at Millbank tomorrow and all are welcome as Caithness aim to celebrate their promotion to the Scottish National League set-up with a final day win against Dunfermline. A long, hard season

Greens send out party invites to fans for finale

Published: Wed 18 Apr 2018

CAITHNESS boss Tom McGee hailed his history-making troops - and prayed the pubs along the A9 survived the celebrations - as they clinched promotion to the Scottish National League set-up. The Greens lost

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