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Animal charity raises awareness of baby gulls

Animal charity raises awareness of baby gulls

Animal charity raises awareness of baby gulls

With the many fledgling gulls visible across Caithness at the moment, an animal welfare charity is launching a campaign to raise public awareness.


Penny makes pounds as charity trek restarts

Penny makes pounds as charity trek restarts

Penny makes pounds as charity trek restarts

A woman who previously walked through Caithness as part of a 20,000-mile coastal charity challenge is set to restart her journey.


Suspended far north rail services to be reinstated next week

Suspended far north rail services to be reinstated next week

Suspended far north rail services to be reinstated next week

Four services on the far north railway line are to be reinstated next week, it was announced today.


'Wonderful news for the north' as UK government backs Flow Country for World Heritage Site status

'Wonderful news for the north' as UK government backs Flow Country for World Heritage Site status

'Wonderful news for the north' as UK government backs Flow Country for World Heritage Site status

The bid to secure World Heritage Site status for the Flow Country took huge step forward today as the UK government pledged its support.


New one-metre rule for rail travel

New one-metre rule for rail travel

New one-metre rule for rail travel

Physical distancing on trains and at stations will reduce to a minimum of one metre from Monday.


Highland Council leader calls on campers to be considerate

Highland Council leader calls on campers to be considerate

Highland Council leader calls on campers to be considerate

The leader of Highland Council has issued a call to all campers heading to the Highlands urging them to respect the environment they are visiting.


More materials to be accepted at council recycling centres

More materials to be accepted at council recycling centres

More materials to be accepted at council recycling centres

Highland Council announced today that additional materials will be accepted at many of its household waste recycling centres.


Feasibility funds awarded for private kill service

Feasibility funds awarded for private kill service

Feasibility funds awarded for private kill service

A group that is pushing to have an abattoir established in the far north has been awarded wind farm funds for a feasibility study on the matter.


A welcome splash of colour in Wick

A welcome splash of colour in Wick

A welcome splash of colour in Wick

A group of hard-working volunteers have created a riot of colour throughout the streets of Wick.


Ross demands action over 'irresponsible tourists' in north

Ross demands action over 'irresponsible tourists' in north

Ross demands action over 'irresponsible tourists' in north

Gail Ross is calling for action over "irresponsible tourists" who, she says, are showing a total disregard for local communities and the environment.


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