Category: Places

Posts geographically related to places in Highlands. It will make easier to find posts related to a place you are interested in.

New website for Rogart Heritage Society

A new website for Rogart Heritage Society, RogartHeritage.co.uk was launched today. The society was formed to record and preserve the history of the parish. The quest is on-going in that we are constantly finding...

The Mindwalker

I have written stories, poems, articles and even novels since I was very young. I’m pleased to say I have a pile of rejection letters to rival those of the great Stephen King. They...

Get to know the internet project in Tain

Get to know the internet project continues

We are very excited to tell everyone that Project “Get to know the internet” is continuing every Wednesday 9:30AM-11:30AM in Tain ASDA cafe! Yesterday, we had a few new participants joining in along with faithful members of...

HIghland Chamber Orchestra

Highland Chamber Orchestra concerts in May 2015

The Highland Chamber Orchestra conducted by Susan Dingle with Catherine O’Rourke (Flute) and Erica Sinclair (Harp) perform the atmospheric ‘Tidescape’ by Gordon Tocher, Rossini’s effervescent Overture ‘The Italian Girl in Algiers’, and Mendelssohn’s lyrical First Symphony in C minor. Mozart’s...

Dornoch Slaughterhouse is being demolished

Dornoch Slaughterhouse is being demolished

Recently, residents and guests of Dornoch could watch a spectacle of Dornoch Slaughterhouse being demolished. The demolition is nearly over at the time of this post is being published.   Report by Area Planning Manager describes the...

Monks Canal, Reaquhar taken in May 2009

Monks’ Canal, Dornoch

Dornoch is a sea-side town on the East coast of Sutherland. There is considerable evidence of human settlement in the area from pre-historic, Viking and Pictish times.  In the 13th century  Dornoch Cathedral , a parish church,...