Virgin Trains is set to disappear from Britain’s railways after the Government disqualified its bid to continue operating trains on the West Coast Main Line.
Hopes have been raised for the future of the north's fishing industry after large shoals of herring were filmed spawning off the north-west coast.
A Scottish minister was left horrified after she and other clergywomen were subjected to the music of an American singer accused of sexual abuse and rape while they were enjoying a cruise.
Fishermen have reacted angrily to proposals which would see trawling and dredging banned from a number of inshore lochs on the west coast and the islands in order to protect seabed vegetation.
Scotland’s long hot summer had led to a 42% jump in demand over three years for those choosing to stay at home rather than go abroad, new figures reveal.
An island ferry that served the Oban to Lismore route for much of its service has sailed for the final time after more than 40 years on the open water.
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa) has issued a number of flood alerts for the north of Scotland as the area braces itself for the arrival of Storm Caroline.
Imagine sitting in the comfort of your own armchair and watching a family of resident otters play with their young on the shore; pods of dolphins and the occasional whale swimming by, while a magnificent stag or a golden eagle swing past.
A Scottish piano prodigy will launch his new album at a concert in Moray next week.
A coastguard helicopter has been sent out to rescue the skipper of a yacht that got into difficulty off the west coast.
A group committed to safeguarding one of Scotland's most iconic wild animals has warned a council-backed action plan to save the species could contribute to its extinction.
A north-east director has come back to his roots to film a tense thriller in the Aberdeenshire wilderness - featuring a star of the next James Bond blockbuster.
A tugboat from the River Clyde has been drafted in to help move a grounded cargo ship off the West Highlands coast.
This video shows a Western Isles lifeboat coming to the aid of a stricken vessel in the Highlands this morning.
Coastguards have been called to the aid of nine people aboard a stricken container ship off the west coast.
CKD Galbraith has a number of local consultants focused exclusively on the West Coast and Oban area and has been expanding its presence in the area. It recently appointed another consultant, Nicky Archibald, to cover Argyll and the Isles. Nicky has lived in the Argyll region for six years, the best part of which has been spent in the property industry, helping several Oban-based firms build their property portfolios from scratch.
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A West Coast lifeboat was kept busy today after three yachts came into trouble in the region.
About 50 firefighters battled a huge blaze on the west coast yesterday during a day which saw two huge wildfires in the Highlands.