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Group activities get the green light at Ormlie Community Association

25 May 2021
Group activities get the green light at Ormlie Community Association

Group activities get the green light at Ormlie Community Association

25 May 2021

Activities at Ormlie Community Association are back up and running as the staff are finally able to return to the office in Thurso.


New craft shop in Lybster hopes to tap into the NC500

24 May 2021
New craft shop in Lybster hopes to tap into the NC500

New craft shop in Lybster hopes to tap into the NC500

24 May 2021

A new shop show casing a wide range of local crafts is set to open in Lybster next week.


Highland Virtual Academy’s success and next steps

24 May 2021
Highland Virtual Academy’s success and next steps

Highland Virtual Academy’s success and next steps

24 May 2021

Members of the Education Committee have been updated on the successes of the Highland Virtual Academy (HVA) and future plans for digital learning.


Caithness causes reminded to apply for community fund

24 May 2021
Caithness causes reminded to apply for community fund

Caithness causes reminded to apply for community fund

24 May 2021

The deadline is looming for the Co-op’s Local Community Fund which has raised over £143,000 for local causes in Caithness since 2016.


Cows, dogs, rabbits and even a red deer take centre stage with Thurso vets on TV

23 May 2021
Cows, dogs, rabbits and even a red deer take centre stage with Thurso vets on TV

Cows, dogs, rabbits and even a red deer take centre stage with Thurso vets on TV

23 May 2021

This week's episode of The Highland Vet features a variety of calls including a visit to one local farm to check a slightly unusual patient.


Ashley Ann chairman coaches new runner – over £1600 raised for charity

22 May 2021
Ashley Ann chairman coaches new runner – over £1600 raised for charity

Ashley Ann chairman coaches new runner – over £1600 raised for charity

22 May 2021

A Thurso woman has raised £825 for Maggie's Highlands – matched by local company Ashley Ann – after setting herself a demanding running challenge.


WATCH: Brandon McPhee proves a hit on accordion app with over 50,000 views

21 May 2021
WATCH: Brandon McPhee proves a hit on accordion app with over 50,000 views

WATCH: Brandon McPhee proves a hit on accordion app with over 50,000 views

21 May 2021

Caithness entertainer Brandon McPhee is doing his bit to encourage more young people to take up the button accordion.


Northern Pilgrims' Way to be promoted at Thurso event

18 May 2021
Northern Pilgrims' Way to be promoted at Thurso event

Northern Pilgrims' Way to be promoted at Thurso event

18 May 2021

An open–air mass at the Old St Peter's Church, Thurso, is one of three special events being planned this summer by the Northern Pilgrims' Way Group.


Caithness and Sutherland tourism group takes part in virtual event

17 May 2021
Caithness and Sutherland tourism group takes part in virtual event

Caithness and Sutherland tourism group takes part in virtual event

17 May 2021

Representatives from Venture North were among those from the Highlands taking part in a virtual travel event aimed at reconnecting global tourism.


Collie dog Dot from East Durran is one of the stars in tonight's episode of The Highland Vet

17 May 2021
Collie dog Dot from East Durran is one of the stars in tonight's episode of The Highland Vet

Collie dog Dot from East Durran is one of the stars in tonight's episode of The Highland Vet

17 May 2021

The brand-new series of The Highland Vet is proving popular with the first episode being the top show of the day on 5Select.


Virtual challenge helps Caithness Foodbank

17 May 2021
Virtual challenge helps Caithness Foodbank

Virtual challenge helps Caithness Foodbank

17 May 2021

A charity challenge by workers based at the Beatrice Wind Farm in Wick has raised £270 for the Caithness Foodbank.


Gr-8 result for Thurso musician

14 May 2021
Gr-8 result for Thurso musician

Gr-8 result for Thurso musician

14 May 2021

Katrina Gordon has passed her Grade 8 piano with merit raising over £5000 in the process for the Scottish Schools Orchestra Trust (SScOT.


Two local art centres to benefit from the creation of new full-time roles

12 May 2021
Two local art centres to benefit from the creation of new full-time roles

Two local art centres to benefit from the creation of new full-time roles

12 May 2021

Lyth Arts Centre and North Lands Creative, Lybster, are both set to have an artist in residence as part of a national programme.


College interim principal “delighted to congratulate” staff and students

10 May 2021
College interim principal “delighted to congratulate” staff and students

College interim principal “delighted to congratulate” staff and students

10 May 2021

North Highland College UHI students and staff have been congratulated on how they have coped over the past year during challenging circumstances.


Painting by local artist to boost funds for bowel cancer memory ride

10 May 2021
Painting by local artist to boost funds for bowel cancer memory ride

Painting by local artist to boost funds for bowel cancer memory ride

10 May 2021

A painting inspired through training for a 20-mile ride from Loch More will help raise money in memory of a lady who lost her life to bowel cancer.


Thurso-based cancer support centre lands a generous donation from Irish anglers

10 May 2021
Thurso-based cancer support centre lands a generous donation from Irish anglers

Thurso-based cancer support centre lands a generous donation from Irish anglers

10 May 2021

A group of anglers from Northern Ireland have given a total of £3885 to the North Highland Cancer Information and Support Centre (NHCISC).


Thurso vets take starring roles in third TV series

07 May 2021
Thurso vets take starring roles in third TV series

Thurso vets take starring roles in third TV series

07 May 2021

The Highland Vet is returning with a brand-new third series starting this Monday on 5Select at 9pm.


Sarah scores top marks at Halkirk dressage

07 May 2021
Sarah scores top marks at Halkirk dressage

Sarah scores top marks at Halkirk dressage

07 May 2021

Sarah Aitken and Start Smart were on form again at the final of the winter dressage league run by Caithness Riding Club.


WATCH: Morag Currie new environment artist in residency at Lyth Arts Centre

05 May 2021
WATCH: Morag Currie new environment artist in residency at Lyth Arts Centre

WATCH: Morag Currie new environment artist in residency at Lyth Arts Centre

05 May 2021

Local musician and composer Morag Currie has been announced as the environment artist in residence at the Lyth Arts Centre (LAC).


Katrina Gordon takes on couch to Grade 8 piano challenge

04 May 2021
Katrina Gordon takes on couch to Grade 8 piano challenge

Katrina Gordon takes on couch to Grade 8 piano challenge

04 May 2021

A Thurso musician has come up with the unusual challenge of working through her piano exams from Grade 1-8 within a year as an epic fundraiser.


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