Special tributes are being paid during the Gaelic cultural festival to the man known as the Modfather.
A teenager from Islay lifted the Highland Society of London Trophy for solo singing at the Mod yesterday.
A young songbird from the Isle of Lewis has won the An Comunn Gaidhealach silver medal.
It was double delight for the Smith family at the Mod yesterday as twins Holly and Lucy won the David CB Maitland memorial trophy for singing a duet.
Two teenagers hit the right note with the judges at the Mod yesterday as they picked up prizes for their solo singing.
Stories about one of the most popular Scottish characters of all time have now been translated into Gaelic.
Youngsters from Dingwall were celebrating yesterday after winning the top prize in the under-13s folk group competition at the Mod.
An elderly couple’s love of Gaelic music and culture has taken them to so many Mods over the years that they have lost count.
Talented young people from all over the country gathered at Lochaber High School on Saturday for the Mod’s traditional musical events.
Two special tributes will be paid this week during the Gaelic cultural festival to the man known as the Modfather.
One of the performers at the Royal National Mod in Lochaber was asked to take over another important role at the festival ahead of his first competition at the weekend.
All children at school in Scotland would benefit from speaking and recognising a few basic Gaelic words, according to a local MSP.
Lights from around 50 torches blazed into the evening sky yesterday as hundreds of people followed the traditional procession ahead of the official opening of the 2017 Royal National Mod Loch Abar.
The Scottish Government is to become a key funder of the Royal National Mòd.
A talented singer and teacher from Mull, who was presented with the Gaelic Ambassador of the Year award yesterday, admitted she was “speechless” when she heard the news.
Homes in a Lochaber village will be “tagged” so that an alarm goes off if they are approached by a pensioner who carried out a campaign of intimidation.
A Fort William man who exposed himself narrowly avoided a jail sentence yesterday.
A new £14million hydro scheme in Lochaber is now up and running.
More housing is one of the top priorities for Lochaber, local councillors have agreed.
A traffic study which aims to improve journey times through Fort William will begin before the end of the year.
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As education bosses scratched their heads over how best to find a new teacher for a tiny Highland school, pupil Poppy Dennis went right to the top.
Work to build a new factory which will create 400 jobs and give the economy of Fort William a massive boost could get underway next year.
Plans to build student accommodation on the site of a former primary school in Fort William are poised to be approved despite concerns raised by the local community.
The Royal National Mod returns to Lochaber next month, with entry numbers expected to be the highest in a decade.
A Fort William man who threatened to firebomb a police officer’s house and told another he was going to “do him and his baby” has avoided jail.
A week of chaos could hit motorists using the A82 through Lochaber today as a series of roadworks and a major cycling event combine to cause potential problems.
One of the most iconic monuments in Lochaber has been reproduced more than 130 miles away in honour of those who fought and died for their country.
The driver of a lorry carrying a 38 tonne crane was taken to hospital after it overturned on the busy A82 in Glencoe yesterday and ended up on its side.
Ten offences have been detected following a motorcycle safety campaign carried out in Lochaber and Skye.
As well as its windfarm energy project, GFG Alliance also promised a further jobs boost for Lochaber as the company revealed its ideas for using the land on the huge estate.
For more than 20 years, a team of hardy Victorians painstakingly recorded vital information about the weather on top of Britain’s highest mountain.
Ambitious plans for a huge windfarm in Lochaber – costing more than £150million and aimed at benefiting both the local and national economy – are unveiled today.