Inverness

In Haggis Heaven

Mike Gerrard | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

Sometimes it's the little things. As a regular and often weary traveller, what I really don't want to do when I get into a hotel room is go crawling around on the floor, reaching behind desks and following lamp cables behind chairs... all to try to find a spare electrical socket to plug in a charger. And often there isn't a spare socket unless you unplug the mini-fridge or one of the lamps fi

Three Men Survive 150 Metre Avalanche Fall In Scotland

PA | Posted 03.02.2013 | UK

Three men have survived falling 150 metres in an avalanche in the Scottish mountains. The incident happened shortly before 11.30am in the Coire an ...

Buddhists To Cosy Up To Nessie?

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK

Scottish Buddhists are to build a World Peace Centre on the banks of Loch Ness, buoyed by the successful visit of the Dalai Llama earlier this year. ...

Away from the Mainstream: Meet the Oxbow Lake Band

Jason Holmes | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

'We're a gigging band in Scotland,' Andy Clucas tells me. 'We started as an acoustic band back in the winter of 2007, and a lot of people told us we had a Dexys [Midnight Runners] sound, probably because our sound is...eclectic.'

Rare Red Woodlander Rescued By Dog

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK

Abandoned in a hedgerow, take a look at this rare red baby squirrel, rescued by a dog in Inverness. The squirrel is now recovering in the Scottish ...

Missing Teen 'Froze To Death' On Way Home From Party

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 23.01.2012 | UK

A teenager who went missing after a Friday night party was found "frozen to death" in a garden less than 100 yards from his home, it has been reported...