POLICE are appealing for information from the public to assist them target those responsbile for rural thefts across the Highland area as part of OPERATION ENGAGE. Within the last few weeks, Police have noted an increase in the number of thefts in the more rural areas of the Highlands.
CAITHNESS Heart Support Group is finalising arrangements for its second public health event on Saturday 27th April in the Norseman hotel, Wick. Aimed at focusing on some of the various agencies committed to improving people’s health, locally, the event is being held at the Norseman Hotel, Wick, on Saturday, from 10am-4pm.
The Scottish Government’s national redundancy service, PACE, brings partners together to help redundant staff ICETECH staff who have been made redundant are invited to an event to help them move in to further employment or training. The event takes place on May 3, from 1-3pm in the Pentland Hotel and has been organised by the Partnership Action for Continuing Employment (PACE), the Scottish Government’s initiative for responding to redundancy situations which is led by Skills Development Scotland (SDS) in conjunction with other partners.
FREE ENERGY ADVICE AND LOAN OF A CURRENT COST MONITOR – SO YOU CAN SEE HOW MUCH YOU CAN SAVE. Pentland Energy Advice in conjunction with Pentland Housing Associaiton are delivering free energy advice to the community via the Climate Challenge Fund.
Archaeology Seminar To Go Live Online Due to High Demand For Places. Seminar Programme http://www.highland.public-i.tv/core/ on Saturday 27 April from 9:30am High demand from people wishing to attend an archaeology seminar - which is due to take place in the Highlands this weekend (27 April) - has seen organisers, Highland Council arrange webcasting of the event to accommodate those unable to get tickets.
Trading Standards officers of The Highland Council Standards are warning householders to be on their guard if approached at their home and offered tarmacking. This follows reports being received that rogue traders are operating in the Dornoch area and are informing householders that they are in the area working for The Highland Council and have some tarmac left over.
Police in Highland and Islands Division reiterate road safety messages following week of action on roads. Police Scotland Highland and Islands Division reiterate road safety messages following a week long national enforcement campaign to deter and detect speeding and inappropriate driving on the areas roads.
Hanna Miedema is the SNP candidate for the Landward Caithness by-election on the 2nd of May. She is 29 years old and grew up at Calder Mains, a few miles outside Halkirk.
1,428 people have applied for a postal vote for the up-coming Landward Caithness by-election. This represents just over 16% of the total electorate.
Dear Voters, I am ambitious for Landward Caithness. I want to work with local farmers and businesses to establish a local market where they can sell their products.
What a great night we had last Wednesday night. Thanks to all who joined us.
World Book Night is a celebration of reading and books which sees tens of thousands of passionate volunteers gift specially chosen and printed books in their communities to share their love of reading. World Book Night is celebrated on April 23.
The Highland Council is seeking to recruit a Director to the Board of High Life Highland (HLH), to provide strategic direction and governance to the company and expert advice and support to its management team in developing and promoting opportunities in culture, learning, sport, leisure, health and wellbeing. A vacancy has been created following the resignation of Inverness hotel executive, Craig Ewan, due to work pressures.
See photos in the gallery for the 2013 Caithness model Show..
Two new sets of photos added to the Older Vehicles Gallery are a Cat 951 Traxcavator and a Ruston Bucyrus RB22 excavator. These fine examples of old work horses are sitting outside John Gunn & Son Ltd at Lybster and many here wlil pass them every day on the A9 heading to or from the south..
People with depression often feel their life is out of control. It can evoke feelings that their life is pointless or by merely existing bad things can happen.
Photos from the 2013 Caithness Model Club show 2013 are being added to the site. Some one now and the rest to follow on Monday.
Landward Independent Candidate for Caithness Landward Election - 2nd MAY2013 Balnahard Farm Harpsdale Halkirk KW12 6UN 01847 831608 coghill[AT]balnahardfarm.co.uk www.balnahardfarm.co.uk Dear Caithness Landward resident I would be grateful for two minutes of your time in order that I may explain why I am standing for Local Elections to represent Landward. I have lived in Halkirk for my entire adult life.
Around 750 lives have been saved in Scotland since the introduction of the national bowel screening programme in 2007. The figures have been revealed to coincide with Nudge Day, a national day of action to encourage Scots to ‘nudge’ older family members to get tested for bowel cancer.
The Open Day at North Highland College is agreat way to find out about all the courses on offer. Go along and meet staff and students and find out.