Dozens of firefighters battled through the night to curb a wildfire that took hold near a wind farm scheme on Skye.
Firefighters from across the Highlands and Islands were out in force yesterday as they battled to bring wildfires on the west coast and on Skye under control.
Firefighters remain at the scene of a large heath fire on the Isle of Skye.
Parents and pupils on Skye were celebrating last night after a sheriff banned Highland Council from closing their schools.
The future of four Skye primary schools that are threatened with closure is to be considered at a Highland Council meeting tomorrow.