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Shakespeare first for Inverewe Gardens at Poolewe

Published: Sat 19 Aug 2017

The Handlebards.

A "CHARMINGLY chaotic" Shakespearean first will cap a major Wester Ross cultural event this evening. A bicycle-powered performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream is planned for Inverewe Gardens' very first

Numbers up at Great Wilderness Challenge

Published: Fri 18 Aug 2017

Race winner Alec Keith (centre) with Graham Bee (left) and Ross Bannerman, who finished second and third respectively.

FITNESS fanatics tore through rugged moorland south of Poolewe pitting themselves against nature in one of the Highlands' most remote spots to raise money for Highland Hospice and other charities. Oganisers

RNLI's Kessock crew set for major open day fundraiser

Published: Fri 18 Aug 2017

The RNLI Kessock team on a rescue mission.

LIFESAVING RNLI crews from Ross-shire will be making a splash this weekend. Kessock lifeboat station crew will be joined by their colleagues from Invergordon for the fun day at North Kessock on Saturday.

Avoch rowers' joy at Shieldaig Regatta

Published: Thu 17 Aug 2017

Avoch Community Rowing Club won the regatta.

Avoch Community Rowing Club won the regatta. ROWERS from Avoch saw off stiff competition from clubs across Scotland to be crowned champions of this year's Shieldaig Coastal Rowing Regatta. The Regatta

Tain by-election dates announced

Published: Thu 10 Aug 2017

Jamie Stone resigned his council seat after winning Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross for the Lib Dems in the Westminster elections.

CANDIDATES for the Highland Council Tain and Easter Ross ward by-election have until Monday, August 28 to submit nominations.

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