A tiny fly at the heart of a row over a proposed Sutherland golf course has been added to a "globally endangered" list.
Scottish Ministers have “called in” the controversial Coul Links golf course proposal.
The National Trust for Scotland has formally objected to the plans for a new golf course at Coul Links in Sutherland.
The developer behind a proposed new Sutherland golf course claims RSPB Scotland has ignored its plans to stop the shooting of protected birds at the site.
Conservation groups have lodged a joint objection to plans for a new Highland golf course.
Eighty-five percent of local residents are now in favour of building a new championship golf course in East Sutherland, says the developer behind the plans.
Building one of the world’s top golf courses in Sutherland could attract thousands of visitors each year and turn the region into an international destination, it is claimed.
An American businessman has lost his appeal to the Scottish Government to keep the blue painted doors and window frames of a former sheriff court building in Sutherland.
Major plans have been submitted for a “world class” golf course which could make the Highlands Scotland’s third major golfing destination and generate hundreds of local jobs.
Developers behind multimillion-pound golf course break their silence – insisting it will be “sensitive” to the environment
Developers behind a multimillion pound new golf course on the Sutherland coast have broken their silence and defended the plans.