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Caithness players fight for honours in Orkney badminton championships

24 April 2024
Caithness players fight for honours in Orkney badminton championships

Caithness players fight for honours in Orkney badminton championships

24 April 2024

Half a dozen Caithness players travelled took part in the R Clouston Ltd Orkney Championships, a Badminton Scotland “B” ranking event.


Sixteen trout for Simpson in first fly-fishing competition of season

24 April 2024
Sixteen trout for Simpson in first fly-fishing competition of season

Sixteen trout for Simpson in first fly-fishing competition of season

24 April 2024

Twelve members of DFFA found more pleasant conditions for their season-opening Calder Bank event than those they endured at the same event in 2023.


Tough conditions for opening Caithness Cycling Club time trials

24 April 2024
Tough conditions for opening Caithness Cycling Club time trials

Tough conditions for opening Caithness Cycling Club time trials

24 April 2024

Caithness Cycling Club’s first two 10-mile time trials of the season both had to contend with cold temperatures, strong winds and showers.


Reay Golf Club: Munro’s sublime round in Dunnett Cup

23 April 2024
Reay Golf Club: Munro’s sublime round in Dunnett Cup

Reay Golf Club: Munro’s sublime round in Dunnett Cup

23 April 2024

Sunday saw some fantastic scoring in sunny conditions as Reay Golf Club hosted round one of the Dunnett Cup competition.


Wick Wheelers: Miller wins first two time trials

23 April 2024
Wick Wheelers: Miller wins first two time trials

Wick Wheelers: Miller wins first two time trials

23 April 2024

Danny Miller has led the way in the opening two weeks of Wick Wheelers’ 10-mile time trials, with second places going to Ewen Scott and Derek Fraser.


Caithness badminton juniors compete in national championships

23 April 2024
Caithness badminton juniors compete in national championships

Caithness badminton juniors compete in national championships

23 April 2024

Four members of Caithness Junior Badminton Club travelled to Perth for the under-13 and under-17 Badminton Scotland National Junior Championships.


Crown pool team reigns supreme again in Wick league

22 April 2024
Crown pool team reigns supreme again in Wick league

Crown pool team reigns supreme again in Wick league

22 April 2024

The Crown Bar team won the Wick and District Pool League for the third successive year.


Youngest member gets bowling season under way at Lybster

22 April 2024
Youngest member gets bowling season under way at Lybster

Youngest member gets bowling season under way at Lybster

22 April 2024

A well-attended opening day at Lybster Bowling Club began with the presentation of the first jack to the club’s youngest member, Mhairi Kirk.


THE WAY I SEE IT: Scottish Government dropped the ball on climate change - here’s what must happen now

22 April 2024
THE WAY I SEE IT: Scottish Government dropped the ball on climate change - here’s what must happen now

THE WAY I SEE IT: Scottish Government dropped the ball on climate change - here’s what must happen now

22 April 2024

David Green has some inside knowledge on climate policy and heard the alarm bells ringing many years ago.


Convincing win for Thurso in Highland and Moray netball league

22 April 2024
Convincing win for Thurso in Highland and Moray netball league

Convincing win for Thurso in Highland and Moray netball league

22 April 2024

Thurso Netball Club’s latest outing in the Highland and Moray league brought a convincing 59-19 victory over Lossie North in Inverness.


Wick club members enjoy trip to Lybster garden

22 April 2024
Wick club members enjoy trip to Lybster garden

Wick club members enjoy trip to Lybster garden

22 April 2024

Members of Wick and District Gardening Club visited Christine Mackay’s garden in Lybster and were amazed at the variety of daffodils in bloom.


Liam opens St Fergus season using specially designed bowling wheelchair

22 April 2024
Liam opens St Fergus season using specially designed bowling wheelchair

Liam opens St Fergus season using specially designed bowling wheelchair

22 April 2024

The 2024 competition season at St Fergus Bowling Club in Wick was opened by Liam Larnach, who threw the first jack on Saturday afternoon.


Caithness mini and junior teams in Horse and Pony Care competition

19 April 2024
Caithness mini and junior teams in Horse and Pony Care competition

Caithness mini and junior teams in Horse and Pony Care competition

19 April 2024

Ashleigh Campbell and her team hosted the north event of the Pony Club Area 1 Horse and Pony Care competition at Castle View Stables.


Reay Golf Club: Farmer on top on tough day for scoring

17 April 2024
Reay Golf Club: Farmer on top on tough day for scoring

Reay Golf Club: Farmer on top on tough day for scoring

17 April 2024

Reay gents competed in the Nuvia April Medal and Kenny Farmer Snr had a solid round of 89, after halves of 44 and 45, for a winning tally of nett 69.


Caithness At War: Attack on U-boat that earned VC for Canadian airman David Hornell

16 April 2024
Caithness At War: Attack on U-boat that earned VC for Canadian airman David Hornell

Caithness At War: Attack on U-boat that earned VC for Canadian airman David Hornell

16 April 2024

The story of Flt Lt David Hornell VC, as told on one of the 46 panels in the Caithness At War heritage trail to be launched in Wick on Saturday.


Caithness shooters in Scottish teams for New Zealand match

16 April 2024
Caithness shooters in Scottish teams for New Zealand match

Caithness shooters in Scottish teams for New Zealand match

16 April 2024

Two senior and two junior shooters from Caithness took part in a Scotland versus North Island New Zealand postal competition.


Caithness Pony Club riders compete in showjumping league finale

16 April 2024
Caithness Pony Club riders compete in showjumping league finale

Caithness Pony Club riders compete in showjumping league finale

16 April 2024

Caithness Pony Club held a showjumping league over the winter months for members and non-members over four dates.


YOUR VIEWS: SSEN respond to planning success and frustration at public transport

13 April 2024
YOUR VIEWS: SSEN respond to planning success and frustration at public transport

YOUR VIEWS: SSEN respond to planning success and frustration at public transport

13 April 2024

This week’s letters include a response to claims over SSEN Transmission’s planning record, as well as concerns after a series of train cancellations


Hope follows a winter of damaging storms for far north garden

13 April 2024
Hope follows a winter of damaging storms for far north garden

Hope follows a winter of damaging storms for far north garden

13 April 2024

Gardening on the Edge by Diana Wayland


Reay trio triumph in three-person scramble

10 April 2024
Reay trio triumph in three-person scramble

Reay trio triumph in three-person scramble

10 April 2024

Saturday saw Reay hosting its first open competition of the summer season, a three-person scramble sponsored by RJ McLeod.


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