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NHS Highland medic back from Antarctic

27 January 2024
NHS Highland medic back from Antarctic

NHS Highland medic back from Antarctic

27 January 2024

An NHS Highland medic is back from an exclusive global leadership programme to Antarctica for women working on environment issues.


Have your say on 20mph limits

23 January 2024
Have your say on 20mph limits

Have your say on 20mph limits

23 January 2024

Public urged to take part in consultation about rolling out the 20mph speed limit across the Highlands as deadline nears.


Huge new Kirk presbytery formed

21 January 2024
Huge new Kirk presbytery formed

Huge new Kirk presbytery formed

21 January 2024

A massive new Church of Scotland presbytery about half the size of Scotland has been formed in the Highlands and Islands.


Highland duo head for Everest to help hospice

14 January 2024
Highland duo head for Everest to help hospice

Highland duo head for Everest to help hospice

14 January 2024

Two Highland friends are training for an arduous high altitude hike to raise thousands of pounds for Highland Hospice.


Government U-turn on controversial plans to expand Scottish Highly Protected Marine Areas.

07 November 2023
Government U-turn on controversial plans to expand Scottish Highly Protected Marine Areas.

Government U-turn on controversial plans to expand Scottish Highly Protected Marine Areas.

07 November 2023

Scottish Government U-turn on controversial plans to expand Scottish Highly Protected Marine Areas.


Green targets set out with warning against 'business as usual' attitude

05 October 2023
Green targets set out with warning against 'business as usual' attitude

Green targets set out with warning against 'business as usual' attitude

05 October 2023

Highland Council's plan to meet net zero carbon targets by 2045 is spelled out at council's climate change committee


Highland homelessness risk higher due to lack of affordable rentals

31 August 2023
Highland homelessness risk higher due to lack of affordable rentals

Highland homelessness risk higher due to lack of affordable rentals

31 August 2023

A lack of properties available at affordable rents in Highlands and Islands is putting people at greater risk of homelessness.


UPDATE: Highland MSP 'extremely concerned" over north drug deaths increase

23 August 2023
UPDATE: Highland MSP 'extremely concerned" over north drug deaths increase

UPDATE: Highland MSP 'extremely concerned" over north drug deaths increase

23 August 2023

A North Tory MSP has urged the Scottish Government to ensure the Highlands receive adequate drug support and rehab facilities.


Highland drug deaths rise to 42 as Scotland's grim toll shows significant drop

22 August 2023
Highland drug deaths rise to 42 as Scotland's grim toll shows significant drop

Highland drug deaths rise to 42 as Scotland's grim toll shows significant drop

22 August 2023

Highland drug deaths rise to 42 as Scotland's grim toll shows significant drop


Footballer tackles NC 500 - watch video

05 July 2023
Footballer tackles NC 500 - watch video

Footballer tackles NC 500 - watch video

05 July 2023

A former pro footballer is on an astonishing running challenge tackling the Highland's NC500 to raise £500,000 for Mental Health UK.


Highlands' shock sewage dump figure

04 July 2023
Highlands' shock sewage dump figure

Highlands' shock sewage dump figure

04 July 2023

Highland Council is taking action after the shock revelation that sewage was dumped 952 times in Highland through sewer overflows.


Highland coronation holiday

22 February 2023
Highland coronation holiday

Highland coronation holiday

22 February 2023

An additional bank holiday date has been endorsed by Highland Council to mark the coronation of His Majesty King Charles.


North MP's angry letter to Royal Mail

21 February 2023
North MP's angry letter to Royal Mail

North MP's angry letter to Royal Mail

21 February 2023

North MP Drew Hendry deeply concerned over suspension of Communication Workers Union representatives across the Highlands.


Teachers' strike will close Highland schools

15 February 2023
Teachers' strike will close Highland schools

Teachers' strike will close Highland schools

15 February 2023

Parents and carers have been written to by Highland Council outlining actions, including closing all schools, should there be a teachers' strike.


Staffing target reached at new Inverness NHS centre

07 February 2023
Staffing target reached at new Inverness NHS centre

Staffing target reached at new Inverness NHS centre

07 February 2023

A key milestone is reached for the new National Treatment Centre-Highland in Inverness with 80% of roles filled in readiness for opening soon.


Highland Council lobbying on breast screening

08 December 2022
Highland Council lobbying on breast screening

Highland Council lobbying on breast screening

08 December 2022

Highland Council has agreed to lobby for improved access to breast screening in remote parts of Highland.


NHS Highland to apologise for op delay

29 November 2022
NHS Highland to apologise for op delay

NHS Highland to apologise for op delay

29 November 2022

NHS Highland has been criticised for a lengthy delay in reversing an operation after a complaint to the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman.


PCS, Prospect and Unite reject HIAL pay offer

25 October 2022
PCS, Prospect and Unite reject HIAL pay offer

PCS, Prospect and Unite reject HIAL pay offer

25 October 2022

A ballot of PCS, Prospect and Unite union members at HIAL has rejected an improved pay offer.


UHI principal to leave earlier

15 September 2022
UHI principal to leave earlier

UHI principal to leave earlier

15 September 2022

Principal Todd Walker of the University of the Highlands and Islands has brought forward his departure date to this week.


The Kessock Bridge was opened 40 years ago in 1982 – new drone footage and archive photos help tell the story

05 August 2022
The Kessock Bridge was opened 40 years ago in 1982 – new drone footage and archive photos help tell the story

The Kessock Bridge was opened 40 years ago in 1982 – new drone footage and archive photos help tell the story

05 August 2022

The Kessock Bridge was officially opened 40 years ago today by the Queen Mother and archive photos and a video have been released to mark occasion


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