Jamie Stone is calling for UK ministers to intervene over Wick airport after claiming to have been given the brush-off by the Scottish Government.
The Caithness economy has lost out on renewable energy activity because of the lack of scheduled flights at Wick John O’Groats Airport.
MOTORISTS have been urged to take extra care on the region’s roads following “a number” of Highland crashes and hazardous conditions in Caithness.
Highland Council asks drivers to be aware that conditions can change rapidly and make their own assessments before travelling.
An alert has been issued by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) of flooding in Caithness due to heavy rain this morning.
Highland Council warn of black ice on Caithness roads and across the far north this morning. Rain, sleet and hale showers.
A 10ft section of wall at a residential property in Wick was smashed down after a road accident on Thurso Road this morning.
A SNOW warning has been extended to cover parts of the far north later this week, amid Met Office fears that Storm Christoph could cause disruption.
Licensed taxi and private hire drivers in Caithness now have the opportunity to take advantage of a new grant scheme.
Highland Council warn of frost and ice on Caithness roads and across the far north this morning.
Railway passenger numbers have been hit hard by the pandemic with figures released on Friday showing a 90 per cent reduction from a 'normal' service.
Highland Council warn of black ice on Caithness roads and across the far north this morning.