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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

14 May 2022

Illegal still seized in 1922, Craftsman's glass factory in 1972 and Award for Canisbay landlady in 1997


Recipe of the week: Specially Selected Pork yakitori skewers

Recipe of the week: Specially Selected Pork yakitori skewers

Recipe of the week: Specially Selected Pork yakitori skewers

14 May 2022

Try out our latest recipe, courtesy of www.makeitscotch.com


JAMIE STONE: Fine line between success and defeat in Highland democracy

JAMIE STONE: Fine line between success and defeat in Highland democracy

JAMIE STONE: Fine line between success and defeat in Highland democracy

11 May 2022

Jamie's Journal by Jamie Stone


NICKY MARR: Hydro site combines function with beauty

NICKY MARR: Hydro site combines function with beauty

NICKY MARR: Hydro site combines function with beauty

09 May 2022

Don’t you just love it when things are more beautiful than they need to be?


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

07 May 2022

Cemetery greenhouse divides council in 1922, Youth club fundraising campaign in 1972 and Council power struggle in 1997


MONIQUE SLIEDRECHT: Family likeness and differences all add to the human tapestry

MONIQUE SLIEDRECHT: Family likeness and differences all add to the human tapestry

MONIQUE SLIEDRECHT: Family likeness and differences all add to the human tapestry

06 May 2022

Northern Drift by Monique Sliedrecht


RHODA GRANT: Suffering the pain over lack of NHS dentist services

RHODA GRANT: Suffering the pain over lack of NHS dentist services

RHODA GRANT: Suffering the pain over lack of NHS dentist services

04 May 2022

Holyrood Notebook by Rhoda Grant


MAGNUS DAVIDSON: Watch out – a new generation of 'green lairds' is coming our way

MAGNUS DAVIDSON: Watch out – a new generation of 'green lairds' is coming our way

MAGNUS DAVIDSON: Watch out – a new generation of 'green lairds' is coming our way

04 May 2022

The rush to offset emissions is creating a new type of monopolising landowner. Magnus Davidson wonders if the land reform debate can make up ground


Paddling an easier stretch of coast from Latheronwheel

Paddling an easier stretch of coast from Latheronwheel

Paddling an easier stretch of coast from Latheronwheel

04 May 2022

OUT AND ABOUT WITH RALPH: Taking it easy with a gentle outing in the sea kayak on a journey that can be idyllic on a calm day


NICKY MARR: Change means less local voices on the air

NICKY MARR: Change means less local voices on the air

NICKY MARR: Change means less local voices on the air

01 May 2022

Have you heard the news from MFR? From next month it will be all-change for the “North’s Number One”


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

30 April 2022

Hotel liquor licences refused in 1922, Reay tourism plan in 1972 and Britain backs Blair landslide in 1997


Joanne Howdle: Diversity of ways to use refreshing mint botanical

Joanne Howdle: Diversity of ways to use refreshing mint botanical

Joanne Howdle: Diversity of ways to use refreshing mint botanical

30 April 2022

Water mint (Mentha aquatica) is a vigorous, herbaceous perennial flowering plant in the mint family Lamiaceae.


ARIANE BURGESS: Local food is at heart of all things good

ARIANE BURGESS: Local food is at heart of all things good

ARIANE BURGESS: Local food is at heart of all things good

27 April 2022

Holyrood Notebook by Ariane Burgess


EDWARD MOUNTAIN: Caithness and Sutherland get the raw end of the deal over local services

EDWARD MOUNTAIN: Caithness and Sutherland get the raw end of the deal over local services

EDWARD MOUNTAIN: Caithness and Sutherland get the raw end of the deal over local services

27 April 2022

Holyrood Notebook by Edward Mountain


STEPHEN SUTHERLAND: Rising costs of energy for businesses has a real impact across the north Highlands

STEPHEN SUTHERLAND: Rising costs of energy for businesses has a real impact across the north Highlands

STEPHEN SUTHERLAND: Rising costs of energy for businesses has a real impact across the north Highlands

27 April 2022

View from the Board by Stephen Sutherland


TRUDY MORRIS: Clash of ideologies over stable energy policy

TRUDY MORRIS: Clash of ideologies over stable energy policy

TRUDY MORRIS: Clash of ideologies over stable energy policy

27 April 2022

Chamber Comment by Trudy Morris


NICKY MARR: Memories in vinyl are a treasure trove

NICKY MARR: Memories in vinyl are a treasure trove

NICKY MARR: Memories in vinyl are a treasure trove

24 April 2022

We finally did it – the turntable and a couple of hundred-weight of vinyl finally made it down from the loft last weekend


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

23 April 2022

New social club for Wick in 1922, New thoroughfare named in 1972 and Boost for Pulteney Distillery in 1997


Heat is on to extend far north's short growing season

Heat is on to extend far north's short growing season

Heat is on to extend far north's short growing season

23 April 2022

Gardening on the Edge by Diana Wayland


Recipe of the week: Lasagne florentine with Comté

Recipe of the week: Lasagne florentine with Comté

Recipe of the week: Lasagne florentine with Comté

23 April 2022

A vegetarian lasagne with layers of pasta, Comté and a rich mushroom, tomato and spinach ragu


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