A former Sheriff and Queen's official appeared in the Highland court he used to preside over yesterday to admit drink driving.
Former Royal Marine JJ Chalmers, who survived a bomb blast in Afghanistan, is calling for participants to sign up for the world's first Commando Games to be held in the Highlands in September.
It is the spiritual and historic home of Britain’s toughest servicemen, the training ground that spawned series of fearsome units specifically created to beat Hitler and his Nazis.
A project highlighting the role of 30,000 commandos who trained in Lochaber is being captured on a DVD that will be available early next year.
Work has begun on the construction of an ambitious project to develop three separate hydro schemes on a picturesque Highland loch.
Lochaber's role in training 30,000 commandos during World War II was remembered at the weekend, with the opening of a new tourist trail in the area.
A new tourist attraction highlighting the role of 30,000 commandos who trained in Lochaber is to be officially opened next month.