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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...

Facebook page for Highland.Today

Hi All! if you are following our website, or contributing to it, there is good news for you: we have a Facebook page set up, and even received some likes 🙂 Now, everything what...

Dornoch Beach Panorama

Dornoch Beach is a lovely place to go for a walk, especially when weather is nice. People travel from far away just to have a walk on the lovely white beach stretching both ways...

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...

Scottish Midgie Soup

  I eat Scottish Midgies I catch them in a net I eat them one by one by one To make the others sweat. Or sometimes, if I’m in the mood My mode of...

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,...