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Thurso man returns to Caithness to take on new role as manager of John O'Groats Trail

Thurso man returns to Caithness to take on new role as manager of John O'Groats Trail

Thurso man returns to Caithness to take on new role as manager of John O'Groats Trail

The charity behind a new long-distance coastal walking route in the north Highlands has reached a new milestone in its ambitious plans.


Police warn dog owners over sheep worrying

Police warn dog owners over sheep worrying

Police warn dog owners over sheep worrying

Police Scotland are calling on dog owners to keep their dogs under control around livestock.


Offshore wind farm developer needs larger site at Dounreay

Offshore wind farm developer needs larger site at Dounreay

Offshore wind farm developer needs larger site at Dounreay

A larger site close to the Dounreay and Vulcan sites will be needed as part of plans to develop a 100MW offshore wind farm off the Caithness coast.


WATCH: Why a Highland green freeport is as much about equality as revenue

WATCH: Why a Highland green freeport is as much about equality as revenue

WATCH: Why a Highland green freeport is as much about equality as revenue

Nicky Marr hears how women will have a central role in potentially the biggest economic boom in the north since oil and gas


OUT AND ABOUT WITH RALPH: Clock stops on Stroma after lumpy paddle across Pentland Firth

OUT AND ABOUT WITH RALPH: Clock stops on Stroma after lumpy paddle across Pentland Firth

OUT AND ABOUT WITH RALPH: Clock stops on Stroma after lumpy paddle across Pentland Firth

Time stands still on abandoned island – a vast contrast to the fast-moving waters crossed to reach this enchanting place


Miniature gardens carried on cargo bikes to visit Wick and Thurso

Miniature gardens carried on cargo bikes to visit Wick and Thurso

Miniature gardens carried on cargo bikes to visit Wick and Thurso

A fleet of cargo bikes carrying miniature vertical farms will visit Wick and Thurso on a Scotland-wide tour ending in the Highlands.


MAGNUS DAVIDSON: New land reform bill could yet have a positive impact on rural communities

MAGNUS DAVIDSON: New land reform bill could yet have a positive impact on rural communities

MAGNUS DAVIDSON: New land reform bill could yet have a positive impact on rural communities

After attending a consultation on a proposed new land reform bill, Magnus Davidson considers its potential impacts on land management in the far north


Plea to hillwalkers to check ahead about deer stalking activity on Highland estates

Plea to hillwalkers to check ahead about deer stalking activity on Highland estates

Plea to hillwalkers to check ahead about deer stalking activity on Highland estates

Hillwalkers should check for information about deer stalking before setting out during the busiest part of the season.


WATCH: Why the UK may 'fail' to make its net zero targets without a Highland green freeport

WATCH: Why the UK may 'fail' to make its net zero targets without a Highland green freeport

WATCH: Why the UK may 'fail' to make its net zero targets without a Highland green freeport

Nicky Marr sits down with the movers behind the bid to find out why the north is so important to green energy


PICTURE SPECIAL: 'It was like talking to a friend and the discussions flowed freely' HRH visit to Caithness Foodbank and meeting with community groups – Prince Charles makes personal donation to vital facility

PICTURE SPECIAL: 'It was like talking to a friend and the discussions flowed freely' HRH visit to Caithness Foodbank and meeting with community groups – Prince Charles makes personal donation to vital facility

PICTURE SPECIAL: 'It was like talking to a friend and the discussions flowed freely' HRH visit to Caithness Foodbank and meeting with community groups – Prince Charles makes personal donation to vital facility

The sun shone brightly in Wick on Friday afternoon for an official engagement by HRH the Duke of Rothesay (Prince Charles) to Caithness Foodbank.


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