Fort William, Scotland Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Obituary - Donnie MacKenzie, cattle breeder and prominent figure in shintyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    DONNIE MacKenzie, who has died aged 86, was a prominent figure in the shinty community as well as the wider world of cattle breeding and agricultural shows. He served his beloved sport in a number of roles, including player and official, and was one of the Highland sport's most knowledgeable and committed friends.

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  2. Shinty teams still locked in bitter dispute after player cleared in court of assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    Fraser Munro in action for Kingussie. Kingussie v Fort William, Camanachd Cup semi final played at An Aird, Fort William..

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  3. Stuart Goodall: We need to grow more trees - how about a Chief Forester to make it happen?Read the original story

    Dec 20, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    It is rare for a draft Bill to secure cross-chamber support, but that's just what happened last month with the first stage of the Forestry and Land Management Bill. The support is testament to efforts by all parties at Holyrood to deliver a positive future for the A 1 billion A forestry and wood processing sector in Scotland, the 25,000-plus jobs it provides and the rural communities it supports.

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  4. Kenny MacAskill: Working against the clock to fight Brexit damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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  5. Recipe of the Day: Bean burger by Garrison West in Fort WilliamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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  6. Harry Potter fan's magical trip takes a magical twist as boyfriend proposesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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  7. Harry Potter-mad girlfriend speechless after boyfriend's magical proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2017 | Evening Times

    A true romantic has stunned his Harry Potter -mad girlfriend with a magical proposal - popping the question on a personalised number plate aboard the Hogwarts Express. Sophie Irwin was already enjoying a dream day out to see the Jacobite Steam train at the famous Glenfinnan Viaduct in the Highlands.

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  8. Flagship tidal energy project wins vote of confidence from TycoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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  9. Sport of curling has come a long way in regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Nipigon's Montana Sacchetti earned a bronze medal at the World Karate and Kickboxing Commission championships held Nov. 4-11 in Orlando, Fla. The 16-year-old kickboxer competed in three events - traditional form, weapons form and point fighting - and earned the bronze in point fighting.

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  10. Storm Caroline: Severe gales strengthen across Scotland amid risk to lifeRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can Severe gales are starting to strengthen across Scotland as Storm Caroline arrives, with forecasters warning of a danger to life amid "devastating" gusts in some areas. High winds were already picking up in the early hours, with gusts of up to 90mph expected to batter the region through the morning.

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  11. Scot going carbon neutral in world's toughest rowing raceRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    Philip Van Benthem, Kyle Smith, James Lamb and Brian Kerr, members of the Carbon Zerow rowing team looking to make history in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge. Picture: Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge/PA Wire Four Transatlantic adventurers have pledged to make their forthcoming participation in the world's toughest rowing race even more fiendish - by going completely carbon-neutral.

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  12. Storm Caroline: ScotRail suspends four train lines for ThursdayRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can The Met Office updated its weather warning to amber on Wednesday with winds of up to 90mph expected to batter Scotland's north-east as well as northern parts of the Western Isles. Transport Scotland warned drivers of the "strong possibility" of bridge closures and restrictions across the country, especially for high-sided vehicles.

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  13. Trains have been disrupted by a cable theft in the Aberdeen to Inverness lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | The Northern Scot

    The wind speed is expected to reach up to 90mph, with the worst hitting the North East, as well as North and the Western Isles. Scotrail has issued a statement stating that all services between Inverness and Aberdeen, Wick and Kyle of Lochalsh, and Glasgow and Oban/Fort William/Mallaig are cancelled.

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  14. James Lamb, Kyle Smith, Brian Kerr, Philip Van BenthemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Hereford Times

    Four Transatlantic adventurers have pledged to make their forthcoming participation in the world's toughest rowing race even more fiendish - by going completely carbon-neutral. Brits James Lamb and Kyle Smith will be joined by American friends Brian Kerr and Philip Van Benthem when they meet on the start line for the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge rowing race from the Canary Islands to Antigua on December 12. Like all of the 28 teams from across the globe competing in the 3,000-nautical mile race, the quartet have spent months training for the mentally and physically draining crossing.

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  15. Carbon neutrality aim adds extra challenge for Transatlantic rowing teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | The Belfast Telegraph

    Four Transatlantic adventurers have pledged to make their forthcoming participation in the world's toughest rowing race even more fiendish - by going completely carbon-neutral. Four Transatlantic adventurers have pledged to make their forthcoming participation in the world's toughest rowing race even more fiendish - by going completely carbon-neutral.

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  16. Edinburgh and cosy are vote best for New Year holidaysRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    EDINBURGH is the most booked-out destination to bring in the New Year - but is trailed by smaller towns before other big cities. Data provided by TripAdvisor Rentals shows the capital is the number one choice for people renting holiday accommodation in Scotland.

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  17. GFG Alliance's bid to become UK green energy giantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | BBC News

    The owners of the Lochaber Smelter near Fort William plans to become the largest provider of renewable energy in the UK. GFG Alliance has begun the process of acquiring Green Highland Renewables , which has 18 hydro-electric stations across the Highlands.

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  18. Green Highland Renewables acquired by industrial giantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    THE owner of the Liberty House metals giant has bought Green Highland Renewables and announced plans to develop more hydro power plants in Scotland , write Mark Williamson. Sanjeev Gupta's GFG alliance agreed to buy Perth-based Green Highland Renewables from the Ancala Partners private equity firm in what is thought to have been a multi-million pound deal.

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  19. Green watchdog under fire for being - schmoozed' by pollutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    Recent library filer of a worker at a salmon farm on Loch Linnhe near Fort William. Outbreaks of sea lice and accusations that farmed salmon are artificially coloured and may contain PCBs and dioxins, have put the fish farm industry under severe pressure.

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  20. Alison Rowat's TV review: Coastal Railways with Julie WaltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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