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3000 Trees...

The death of Willie MacRae. A Play by Andy Paterson.

The UK’s Only Polar Bear Cub

Born in December, the cub has taken its first steps into the park’s outdoor enclosure, which has been closed to the public to allow mum Victoria the privacy she needed. Pictures kindly supplied by RZSS.

Hebcelt Ban on Plastics Wins Government Backing

The award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival in banning single-use plastics from its site this year as it steps up a drive to make the event as environmentally-friendly as possible. Picture by: John Murdo…

Power Firm Lights Up HebCelt Stage

Pictured: HebCelt director Caroline Maclennan with John Buswell (left), and Darren Cuming, project directors for Lewis Wind Power.

Rock Challenge and J Rock Inverness!

Registered charity the Be Your Best Foundation continues to successfully produce Rock Challenge® and J Rock™ events across the United Kingdom. Pictures courtesy of Nick Scott Photography.

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Food & Drink

Pickled Pig Sausage Launched by Butcher and Brewer

Seb Jones from Speyside Craft Brewery and Macbeth’s owner Jock Gibson have created a whisky and beer sausage.

May 07, 2016 | Read More ›

Black Pudding Rebrand Sees Butcher's Sales Boom

Jock Gibson, director of Macbeths butchers in Forres.

Jan 28, 2016 | Read More ›

Scottish Rural Awards-Tombuie Smokehouse Hardiesmill

Nominee: Tombuie Smokehouse Hardiesmill Category: Artisan Food

Mar 07, 2015 | Read More ›

Scottish Countryside Alliance-Scottish Rural Awards

The Scottish Countryside Alliance with its Game to Eat campaign has been running a country-wide cooking competition with the Scottish Women's Rural Institute, with finals taking place across the country…

Mar 05, 2015 | Read More ›

Scottish Rural Awards-Charles Macleod Butchers

Nominee: Charles Macleod Butchers Category: Artisan Food

Mar 03, 2015 | Read More ›

Scottish Rural Awards- Arbikie Highland Estate

Nominee: Arbikie Highland Estate Catagories: Business Diversification (Arbikie Estate) AND Artisan Drink (Arbikie Vodka)

Mar 02, 2015 | Read More ›

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Fashion & Beauty

Isle of Skye Candle Company

We love love love candles here at The Highland Times, even more so if we can source them locally. I have them all over the house and really nothing better than a candle lit soak in the bath after a hard…

Mar 20, 2015 | Read More ›

Scottish Rural Awards-Fyne Pioneer

Nominee: Fyne Pioneer Category: Rural Tourism Vistor Centre/Attraction

Mar 08, 2015 | Read More ›

Youth Scotland-Scottish Rural Awards

Nominee: Youth Scotland Category: Education

Mar 04, 2015 | Read More ›

Fingask Castle - Scottish Rural Awards

Nominee: Fingask Castle Category: Hospitality

Feb 28, 2015 | Read More ›

Scottish Rural Awards- Tartan Art by Emac

Nominee: Tartan Art by Emac www.facebook.com/emactartanart Category: Business Startup

Feb 26, 2015 | Read More ›


Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning Company

Feb 23, 2015 | Read More ›

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Latest News Live

PM Must Confirm Government Connections to Cambridge…

Ian Blackford MP (pictured) has called on the Prime…

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Can You Take The Prime Minister at Her Word?

PMQ,s: The Prime Minister cannot be taken at her word…

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Castle Stuart to Host The Duke of York Young Champions…

The internationally-renowned Castle Stuart Golf Links…

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SPFL Weekend in Numbers

Resident statto @splstats looks at some of the numbers…

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Clip Of The Day

HebCelt Unveils An Lanntair and Community Concerts

A unique collaboration featuring wartime musical memories…

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3000 Trees...

The death of Willie MacRae. A Play by Andy Paterson.

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