Macmillan Cancer Support


University staff raise over £5700 for charity

January 21, 2016

Staff at the University of the Highlands and Islands have handed over £5712.31 to Macmillan Cancer Support following a fundraising drive. Employees took part in a range of activities to raise money for the charity throughout 2015, including raffles, bake sales and a bowling night.


Be a part of the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

September 24, 2015

More than 1,300 coffee mornings are taking place across the north of Scotland tomorrow, Friday, September 25, as this part of the country gears up to take part in Friday’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning – Macmillan’s flagship fundraising event.


Who will be crowned king of the road?

April 23, 2015

The Highland welcome mat is being rolled out for more than 3,300 cyclists who are gearing up to descend on Inverness this weekend for Etape Loch Ness 2015 – one of the biggest cycling events in the Highlands and one that will see riders from all over Scotland take part, as well as several from south of the border.

Health and Beauty


January 23, 2015

There’s been a huge demand for spaces on the closed-road cycling event Etape Loch Ness, with places selling out within 72 hours of launching. However, a limited number of slots are now available to cyclists who pledge to raise funds for the event’s official charity partner, Macmillan Cancer Support. The event takes place around the banks of Loch Ness on Sunday, April 26, and a number of riders can now secure one of the coveted slots by agreeing to raise a minimum of £100 for Macmillan.

Health and Beauty


September 30, 2014

Apparently, in total, we spend almost a year of our lives hung-over. But what actually causes those banging headaches, lurching stomachs and fuzzy tongues?