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Animal charity receives multiple reports of baby birds in need

Animal charity receives multiple reports of baby birds in need

Animal charity receives multiple reports of baby birds in need

The Scottish SPCA is dealing with over eight times as many reports of baby birds as it was just one month ago.


Have you a special butterfly species in your garden?

Have you a special butterfly species in your garden?

Have you a special butterfly species in your garden?

A wildlife charity is asking people in Caithness to keep an eye out for a small but brightly-coloured butterfly, the small copper.


Huge water fountain from burst pipe in Wick

Huge water fountain from burst pipe in Wick

Huge water fountain from burst pipe in Wick

Locals captured the moment in video and still images as a burst pipe sent a jets of water high in the air at a mini-roundabout in Wick.


Safety screens fitted in Thurso cabs

Safety screens fitted in Thurso cabs

Safety screens fitted in Thurso cabs

A Thurso-based taxi firm has taken extra precautionary measures to keep its drivers and customers safe from coronavirus infection.


Mutant daisy found at Thurso golf course

Mutant daisy found at Thurso golf course

Mutant daisy found at Thurso golf course

Bizarre mutated daisy found at Thurso exhibits a condition of abnormal growth known as fasciation.


Lyth stable owner Natalie asks public to be 'horse smart'

Lyth stable owner Natalie asks public to be 'horse smart'

Lyth stable owner Natalie asks public to be 'horse smart'

The owner of a Lyth-based riding stable is urging members of the public to be careful around horses if the animals are encountered while on a walk.


Railway supporting essential travel

Railway supporting essential travel

Railway supporting essential travel

Key workers making essential travel in the Highlands have been kept moving thanks to "unprecedented punctuality across the country", claims ScotRail.


Selfless volunteers tidy up county cemeteries

Selfless volunteers tidy up county cemeteries

Selfless volunteers tidy up county cemeteries

Various Highland councillors and other selfless volunteers in Caithness have been working tirelessly to strim, cut and lift grass in local cemeteries.


Edward makes crowdfunding appeal for puffin book

Edward makes crowdfunding appeal for puffin book

Edward makes crowdfunding appeal for puffin book

Writer and puffin fan Edward Hancox is releasing a book celebrating the enigmatic seabird which is now classed as endangered.


Caithness care bear brings smiles across the county

Caithness care bear brings smiles across the county

Caithness care bear brings smiles across the county

A special gift from a caring Caithness bear brought cheer to a Wick resident confined inside during the sunny weather.


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