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Optician business reaches out to elderly and vulnerable

Optician business reaches out to elderly and vulnerable

Optician business reaches out to elderly and vulnerable

An optician chain with a branch in Wick has launched a new service for its older customers at home.


Councillors warn against complacency over Covid-19 risk map

Councillors warn against complacency over Covid-19 risk map

Councillors warn against complacency over Covid-19 risk map

Caithness residents are being warned against any complacency after a new map showed the county in a low-risk category for Covid-19 exposure.


Thurso man with Parkinson’s takes on virtual Inca Trail walk

Thurso man with Parkinson’s takes on virtual Inca Trail walk

Thurso man with Parkinson’s takes on virtual Inca Trail walk

A man from Thurso is setting out today (Wednesday, May 20) on a 26.2 mile walk to raise vital money for charity Parkinson’s UK.


'Wickers at War' artwork auctioned for NHS

'Wickers at War' artwork auctioned for NHS

'Wickers at War' artwork auctioned for NHS

An artist from Wick, now living in New York, is auctioning one of his works in support of the NHS as it battles coronavirus.


Thurso company's expertise contributes to supply of NHS ventilators

Thurso company's expertise contributes to supply of NHS ventilators

Thurso company's expertise contributes to supply of NHS ventilators

A Thurso-based company is supplying the NHS with specialist batteries as an urgent requirement in the battle against Covid-19.


SPONSORED CONTENT: Looking for help during coronavirus?

SPONSORED CONTENT: Looking for help during coronavirus?

SPONSORED CONTENT: Looking for help during coronavirus?

If you are looking for a bit of extra advice or support, the Scottish Government has compiled a list of trusted sources.


Dennis loses more than he bargained for in head-shave fundraiser

Dennis loses more than he bargained for in head-shave fundraiser

Dennis loses more than he bargained for in head-shave fundraiser

A Wick man had a close shave with some dog clippers but all for a good cause.


Funding boost for Caithness General Hospital A&E department and birthing unit

Funding boost for Caithness General Hospital A&E department and birthing unit

Funding boost for Caithness General Hospital A&E department and birthing unit

Construction work is to start soon on an extended accident and emergency department and a redesigned maternity unit at Caithness General Hospital.


By sticking at it, we can save lives

By sticking at it, we can save lives

By sticking at it, we can save lives

SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT VIEWPOINT: It's important to acknowledge the part each and every person in Scotland has played in helping save lives.


Generous donation to the community from the Thurso RNLI crew

Generous donation to the community from the Thurso RNLI crew

Generous donation to the community from the Thurso RNLI crew

A total of £1500 is to go to help local people experiencing mental problems thanks to a donation from Thurso RNLI crew members' own fund.


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