Inverness

Protests over local RBS closures after the banking giant reveals it turned a profit

Protests were held over proposed RBS branch closures yesterday after the banking giant revealed it had turned a profit for the first time in a decade...

Walkers and climbers warned for “full winter conditions” in the Scottish Highlands as searches continue for three missing men

Walkers and climbers are being urged to be prepared for “full winter conditions” in the Scottish Highlands as searches continue for three men missing...

Swiss musical box among other hidden treasures at Inverness valuation day

It is one of the country’s most iconic sites with its own links to royalty. And yesterday, a new and possibly regal treasure was unearthed during a...

Passenger plane from Aberdeen plunges 800ft to avoid mid-air collision with RAF jet

A passenger plane heading for Stornoway was forced to plunge 800ft in a near miss with an RAF jet over Moray. The captain of the Eastern Airways...

Congestion after two vehicle accident leaves A96 between Inverness and Nairn partially blocked

A two car crash on the A96 near Inverness left the road blocked this morning. Emergency services were called to the scene of an accident on the road...

26-year-old double rapist found guilty

A double rapist was finally brought to justice yesterday after his trial went ahead at the third attempt. James Taylor, 26, was found guilty of...

Wester Ross fisherman sentenced to 230 hours unpaid community work after spitting at police officers

A Wester Ross fishermen who spat at police officers after being arrested on suspicion of assaulting a woman was sentenced to 230 hours of unpaid...

Shoplifting in Inverness increased by 34% in 2017

Shoplifting in Inverness shot up by 34% in 2017 compared with the previous year according to Chief Inspector Colin Gough. The Area Commander told the...

Karen Gillan: ‘I’m living with a consistent, subtle homesickness’

The Scottish actor, ex-Doctor Who companion and Guardian of the Galaxy is making her directorial debut. She talks about Time’s Up, her love of the...

“Operation Respect” rolls out across Highlands after winter success

Members of the Highland Council’s City of Inverness Area Committee have praised the community safety partnership project “Operation Respect.”...

Three men charged in connection with “bogus caller” incidents in Inverness

Police Scotland have confirmed that three men have been charged in connection with “bogus caller” incidents in the Inverness area. The men, aged 27,...

Missing Liam Colgan’s family fear he is injured after Hamburg stag do

The family of missing Liam Colgan say he could be suffering memory loss and may have been injured. The 29-year-old, from Inverness, was on his...

Stroke survivor to cycle 66 miles for charity

A stroke survivor is to cycle 66 miles for charity to inspire others on the road to recovery. Douglas Sewell, 60, from Inverness suffered a minor...

Man charged following Kingussie thefts

A 52 year-old man has been charged in connection with several housebreakings in the Kingussie area. Police in Badenoch and Strathspey confirmed the...

Revealed: The series of “missed opportunities” to protect tragic toddler Clyde Campbell

Named Persons, police and social workers missed “several” opportunities to step in and prevent the neglect of a tragic toddler before he died in “...