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Do you know a walking hero in Caithness?

Do you know a walking hero in Caithness?

Do you know a walking hero in Caithness?

A UK charity is asking people to nominate local groups or individuals who have gone the extra mile to improve their community for walking and wheeling


LFD tests available from pop-up collection points across Highlands

LFD tests available from pop-up collection points across Highlands

LFD tests available from pop-up collection points across Highlands

Packs of LFD tests will be distributed from locations across the Highlands from Monday January 17 to Friday January 21.


NHS Highland welcomes first baby to be born in Wick's new midwifery unit

NHS Highland welcomes first baby to be born in Wick's new midwifery unit

NHS Highland welcomes first baby to be born in Wick's new midwifery unit

Christmas saw a special delivery at the new midwifery unit at Caithness General with the arrival of – Pippa Lynch –the first baby to be born there.


New workers in social care to have costs funded

New workers in social care to have costs funded

New workers in social care to have costs funded

Staff joining the social care workforce will have their entry costs paid by the Scottish Government until the end of March.


Caithness MSP Maree Todd urges pregnant women to get vaccinated

Caithness MSP Maree Todd urges pregnant women to get vaccinated

Caithness MSP Maree Todd urges pregnant women to get vaccinated

Public health minister Maree Todd has repeated a call to encourage all expectant mothers to get vaccinated.


Visiting rules relaxed at Caithness General Hospital

Visiting rules relaxed at Caithness General Hospital

Visiting rules relaxed at Caithness General Hospital

Up to two visitors are now allowed to see patients at Caithness General Hospital after NHS Highland eased restrictions at the Wick setting.


Covid statistics show 97 new cases in Caithness

Covid statistics show 97 new cases in Caithness

Covid statistics show 97 new cases in Caithness

There were 97 new Covid-19 cases in Caithness in the latest seven-day period recorded by Public Health Scotland.


Mental health support and advice for Highland people

Mental health support and advice for Highland people

Mental health support and advice for Highland people

People in the Highlands are being encouraged to seek mental health support from a range of free, confidential sources of help and advice


'People don’t have to suffer alone' – Free advice campaign launched to help Caithness residents struggling with debt

'People don’t have to suffer alone' – Free advice campaign launched to help Caithness residents struggling with debt

'People don’t have to suffer alone' – Free advice campaign launched to help Caithness residents struggling with debt

A campaign gets underway today to encourage Caithness residents to seek free debt advice if they are struggling with their bills.


Thurso councillor welcomes assurance over emergency cases at Dunbar

Thurso councillor welcomes assurance over emergency cases at Dunbar

Thurso councillor welcomes assurance over emergency cases at Dunbar

A councillor has welcomed a pledge that emergency cases will not be turned away from Thurso's minor injury unit even though it is officially closed.


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