Highland County, Scotland Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Motorcyclist killed and another person seriously injured after A9 crash in Easter RossRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | The Daily Record

    Revealed: Mum tells of anguish as teenage son was left just hours from death after doctors TWICE failed to spot brain tumours STUART Hutchison, 19, from Clackmannan, was left just 24 hours from death after GPs blamed his headaches and dizzy spells on an ear infection.

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  2. Motorcyclist killed, passenger badly hurt in crash with car on A9Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    The other person on the motorbike was seriously injured and has been taken to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness for treatment.

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  3. Rail deaths apology orderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    A damning report by MPs accuses the infrastructure body of smearing victims as trespassers and warned it should aim to cut the number of deaths at level crossings to zero by 2020.

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  4. Language as activism: the big Gaelic comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | New Statesman

    Gaelic is a remnant from Scotland's independent past. Until the 18th century it was widely spoken in the Highlands and Islands - for 290,000 Scots it was their first and only tongue - but a government ban on all elements of Highland culture after the Jacobite rebellion started 350 years of decline.

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  5. Hike of the Week: Scotland stroll continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Poughkeepsie Journal

    Hike name: We walk, walk, walk all over Scotland. Locations: Glencoe, Fort William, the Isle of Skye, Loch Ness, Inverness and the River Ness, Pitlochry, and Saint Andrews. 3 comments

  6. Cara Dillon will appear at this summer's HebCelt.Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | The Northern Scot

    The Irish songstress, a former Radio 2 Folk Singer of the Year, will perform on the festival's main stage on Friday, 18 July.

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  7. "AWS Ocean Energy Ltd - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances...Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    The company develops and commercializes equipments and services for the marine energy sector.

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  8. Prestonfield hailed as way forward for Scottish golfRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    WHILE either Catriona Matthew or Stephen Gallacher is likely to receive the main accolade, tonight's Scottish Golf Awards in Glasgow will also honour the game's unsung stars in the home of golf.

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  9. Alternative Scottish snow and winter sportsRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    I nexplicably - to some - there are those who don't ski or snowboard but if your family insists on an annual snowsports trip, there are plenty of other pursuits in and around the Scottish resorts in winter for those at a loose end with children.

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  10. 26 more Scottish train stations to get wifi accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    THE number of Scottish train stations with wireless internet access is set to double under new plans, Transport Scotland announced today.

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  11. Life and death on the A9Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Newsday

    The A9 is the road Scots love to hate, holding a reputation as both the gateway to the stunning scenery of the Highlands and as Scotland's most notorious killer road. 1 comment

  12. Reviews: New rail books steam into the shopsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Northern Scot

    A new edition of Neil Sinclair's The Highland Main Line gives a fascinating written and photographic account of the development of the line from Perth to Inverness from its opening in 1863 to the present day, a span of 150 years.

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  13. More train wi-fi access on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Evening Times

    Rail passengers at more than 50 stations will be able to access free wi-fi by next spring, Transport Scotland has announced.

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  14. Board to consult on plans for new A 27m hospitalsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    A HEALTH board has agreed to further investigate the building of two new hospitals at a cost of about 27 million, with the likely closure of four others.

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  15. Arts newsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    Scottish saxophonist Raymond MacDonald is among the musicians whose new releases are celebrating the 20th anniversary of The Babel Label, one of the record companies at the forefront of documenting the progressive British jazz scene in recent years.

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  16. A turbulent turbine: Highland community torn between income and landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    A single wind turbine could transform a Highland community's fortunes, but at what cost to the sublime landscape, asks RICHARD BAYNES in a special investigation A single wind turbine could transform a Highland community's fortunes, but at what cost to the sublime landscape, asks RICHARD BAYNES in a special investigation "I'd like to talk to you ... (more)

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  17. Stranraer line best in ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Carrick Today

    And that's official following the release of figures by the Office of Rail Regulation that show passenger numbers on the Stranraer line increased dramatically in 2012/13 and are nearly up to the level reached when ferry services operated out of the town.

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  18. UK visitor attractions like Kew Gardens and Stonehenge enjoyed visitor surge in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Last year's warm summer was a welcome arrival in the UK after a run of damp Julys and uninspiring Augusts.

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  19. O'Donnell zones in on safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Evening Times

    STEPHEN O'DONNELL is targeting a productive pre-split sprint as Partick Thistle look to preserve their SPFL Premiership status.

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  20. Liam Fox speaks out during visit to TeddingtonRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    Dr Fox attended Normansfield Theatre on Thursday, February 27, giving people to opportunity to ask questions and hear about national issues.

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