East Sutherland AC’s Ross Gollan hopes his success in one of New Zealand’s most spectacular races will set him up for success on this summer’s European circuit.
Expert claims building a spaceport would send a message to the world that Scotland is now ‘leading the space sector globally’
A top expert has outlined how building a spaceport would send a message to the world that Scotland is now “leading the space sector globally”.
Plans to build a spaceport in Sutherland could help create “significantly more” than 400 jobs - and the sector could become as important to the economy as renewable energy.
A Danish billionaire has come to the aid of a community-led charity which owns and manages land in north-west Sutherland.
One of Scotland’s largest landowners is behind a third revamp of an unused property in the Highlands in a bid to provide jobs in rural communities.
A Highland pilot is to fly Virgin’s first space rocket and become the first Scot in space at the age of 61.
A man rented a remote Sutherland cottage to grow cannabis plants which were capable of yielding almost £70,000 worth of the drug.
A bridge in Sutherland has been awarded category A status by Historic Environment Scotland (HES) after it was recognised as being of special architectural interest.
The bodies of two walkers who died after falling on a Munro have been recovered from the mountain.
Two men have died after falling on a Munro in the Highlands.
Two men have died after suffering a fall on Ben Hope in Sutherland.
A Sutherland GP has spoken of his fears for GP services in the future in light of falling numbers of GPs in Highland.
A whale has made its way deep into a Sutherland loch prompting fears it might stranded.
There has been “considerable interest” shown by organisations wishing to be involved with a proposed spaceport in Sutherland.
Efforts to trace a 36-year-old man reported missing in Sutherland have continued today.
It is a long way to go to follow your calling.
He is one of the best-known names in golf, a five-times Open winner who played the most famous couurses in the world.
Highland Council’s Sutherland County committee has a new chairman.
The Flow Country of Caithness and Sutherland could be set to join the Taj Mahal in India, the Grand Canyon in the USA and the Great Barrier Reef in Australia as a World Heritage Site.
Two homeowners have accused cash-strapped Highland Council of wasting money after they received multiple council tax invoices informing them they owe absolutely nothing.
A 50-year-old Lochinver man broke into his local shop and stole almost £3,000 worth of cigarettes and tobacco.
Crofters could earn £70,000-a-year to lease land for the UK’s first planned spaceport – and may receive bonuses from rocket launch fees.
Four designs are vying to be named as the new flag for Sutherland, but which one should it be?
A bitter row over the multi-million-pound spaceport planned for Sutherland has split a rural crofting community.
Voting is off to a flying start to find an official Sutherland flag, with hundreds of people registering their favourite from four designs in the first 24 hours.
A widow whose husband drowned on a diving expedition off Cape Wrath is “delighted” after their six-year-old son yesterday won the right to sue an Orkney charter firm hired for the trip.
Scientists are investigating a second mysterious spate of whale deaths around Scotland.
The controversy miring the restoration of a historic Sutherland church has finally been laid to rest after the Scottish Government overturned two planning decisions to give it the go ahead.
The boss of a Highland hotel has thanked the quick reactions of the emergency services and his own staff after a blaze broke out in the building.
Residents in Sutherland are to have the deciding vote over the design of Sutherland’s new flag following public backlash for the committee’s original choice.
Police in Sutherland are appealing for information after several incidents where roofing tacks have been found scattered on a road near Bettyhill.
A Danish billionaire is looking to add to his collection of Highland estates - by proposing to buy a petrol station in remote Sutherland.