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Use your gifts wisely after Christmas

Use your gifts wisely after Christmas

Use your gifts wisely after Christmas

29 December 2021

FOOD FOR THOUGHT by Rev Heather Stewart, Parish of Latheron


NICKY MARR: Everyone is tired of living under a cloud, tired of Covid restrictions, tired of the fear

NICKY MARR: Everyone is tired of living under a cloud, tired of Covid restrictions, tired of the fear

NICKY MARR: Everyone is tired of living under a cloud, tired of Covid restrictions, tired of the fear

26 December 2021

Have you tried to have a conversation with anyone recently without the C-word coming up?


Pining for the mistletoe to celebrate Christmas

Pining for the mistletoe to celebrate Christmas

Pining for the mistletoe to celebrate Christmas

26 December 2021

Gardening on the Edge by Diana Wayland


Beinn Ratha – as good a hill walk as any in the Highlands

Beinn Ratha – as good a hill walk as any in the Highlands

Beinn Ratha – as good a hill walk as any in the Highlands

26 December 2021

OUT AND ABOUT WITH RALPH: Make the most of this little hill above Reay before the turbines take over


Wick-born pirate took his revenge on his former master

Wick-born pirate took his revenge on his former master

Wick-born pirate took his revenge on his former master

25 December 2021

Thurso’s Heritage by a Thirsa Loon


Looking Back – news from the John O'Groat Journal of yesteryear

Looking Back – news from the John O'Groat Journal of yesteryear

Looking Back – news from the John O'Groat Journal of yesteryear

25 December 2021

Licencees lose court bid in 1921, No dancing at Keiss in 1971 and 'Hooligan' fans condemned in 1996


It's unfair to ignore hazards faced by Caithness mums

It's unfair to ignore hazards faced by Caithness mums

It's unfair to ignore hazards faced by Caithness mums

25 December 2021

Holyrood Notebook by Edward Mountain


Recipe of the week: Roast Scotch Beef with red wine jus

Recipe of the week: Roast Scotch Beef with red wine jus

Recipe of the week: Roast Scotch Beef with red wine jus

25 December 2021

For a show-stopping Christmas main, this sensational topside of beef is perfectly partnered with a red wine reduction.


Christmas is nearly here – but what's the point...?

Christmas is nearly here – but what's the point...?

Christmas is nearly here – but what's the point...?

22 December 2021

FOOD FOR THOUGHT by Howard Stone, minister of Castletown and Community Free Church


At this time of year the pressure on all of us to be perfect is greater than ever

At this time of year the pressure on all of us to be perfect is greater than ever

At this time of year the pressure on all of us to be perfect is greater than ever

19 December 2021

There’s a copy of Charlie Mackesy’s book The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse on the table beside my bed, and I read it from time to time.


High winds are highlight of Wick's weather record for November

High winds are highlight of Wick's weather record for November

High winds are highlight of Wick's weather record for November

18 December 2021

Weather Watch by Keith Banks


Looking Back – news from the John O'Groat Journal of yesteryear

Looking Back – news from the John O'Groat Journal of yesteryear

Looking Back – news from the John O'Groat Journal of yesteryear

18 December 2021

Boat offered as war souvenir in 1921, Speed limit change resisted in 1971 and Arcade plan fury in 1996


Powerful images should shock the world into real change

Powerful images should shock the world into real change

Powerful images should shock the world into real change

18 December 2021

The Real Mackay by Dan Mackay


Recipe of the week: Festive Scotch Lamb bobotie

Recipe of the week: Festive Scotch Lamb bobotie

Recipe of the week: Festive Scotch Lamb bobotie

18 December 2021

If you are serving lamb over the festive season, use the leftovers in this delicious Scotch Lamb bake.


Vaccine boosters offer best protection against Covid

Vaccine boosters offer best protection against Covid

Vaccine boosters offer best protection against Covid

15 December 2021

Holyrood Notebook by Maree Todd


NICKY MARR: Pulled over by the police? Fine by me!

NICKY MARR: Pulled over by the police? Fine by me!

NICKY MARR: Pulled over by the police? Fine by me!

12 December 2021

"Since I last wrote, I have had a brush with the law, and have been issued with a fine to pay."


Cinnamon had a long history before its baking heyday

Cinnamon had a long history before its baking heyday

Cinnamon had a long history before its baking heyday

12 December 2021

Beautiful Botanicals by Joanne Howdle


An alternative way to climb Ben Dorrery

An alternative way to climb Ben Dorrery

An alternative way to climb Ben Dorrery

11 December 2021

OUT AND ABOUT WITH RALPH: Heading for the hills again as a biting wind proves winter has its grip even on these lower vantage points


Realising your potential is the best gift of all

Realising your potential is the best gift of all

Realising your potential is the best gift of all

11 December 2021

Jamie's Journal by Jamie Stone


Looking Back – news from the John O'Groat Journal of yesteryear

Looking Back – news from the John O'Groat Journal of yesteryear

Looking Back – news from the John O'Groat Journal of yesteryear

11 December 2021

Harbour gifted to villagers in 1921, Vet lab up and running in 1971 and Top award for Wick BB member in 1996


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