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Blaze breaks out in Fort William house

Blaze breaks out in Fort William house

A FIRE which broke out in a house in Fort William, yesterday, Thursday, was extinguished before it could spread to neighbouring homes. Two crews from Fort William Fire Station arrived at the house in Kennedy

Crossings plea for danger road

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Published: Thu 23 Jun 2016

More crossings plea for danger road

PEDESTRIAN power is the only way to have crossings installed on one of the busiest trunk roads in Lochaber. Campaigner Jan MacLugash, treasurer of Kilmallie Community Council, wants people to speak up

Driven away from High Street claim

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Published: Thu 23 Jun 2016

Driven away from High Street claim

A DISABLED resident in Fort William says she has been driven off her own High Street because she can't park in a mobility bay.

Holocaust survivor visits High School

Published: Thu 23 Jun 2016

Holocaust survivor visits High School

LOCHABER pupils have found out what it was like to be a child during one of the most horrific periods in history. Harry Bibring, now 91, managed to escape the Holocaust and flee Nazi Germany on the Kindertransport

Robert's new single flies up the charts

Published: Thu 23 Jun 2016

Robert's new single flies up the charts

A SINGLE with references to Lochaber and sung by a local musician has zoomed into the official iTunes download charts this week - less than 24 hours after being launched. The song, by brand new Highland

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Blues batter Beauly to reach cup final

Published: Fri 24 Jun 2016

Killmallie's Duncan Roger celebrates scoring one of his three goals

KILMALLIE boss Mark MacPherson hailed his squad for battling back against a determined Beauly side to make it through to the Balliemore Cup final.

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North Focus - Picture of the Year 2015

OUR North Focus Picture of the Year winner for 2015 was Laura Wilson, from Ballachulish, with this unusual shot od her dog Thai swimming in the River Coe in Glencoe. Laura won a Panasonic DMC-G6KEB-K camera

North Focus - Picture of the Year 2015

North Focus camera contest - April winner

APRIL'S North Focus readers' picture of the month is this this shot of the flooded Glenfinnan monument looking down Loch Shiel after heavy rain by Duncan MacLeod, 1 Victoria Road, Fort William. So many

North Focus camera contest - April winner

North Focus camera contest - March winner

OUR picture of the month for March was this moody shot of the Standing Stones of Callanish on Isle of Lewis by James Boundy, Culloden.

North Focus camera contest - March winner

North Focus camera contest - February winner

February's North Focus readers' picture of the month is this fun shot of Fin the Cocker Spaniel playing in the snow in the garden of Susan Cameron, Craggie Lodge, Daviot East, Inverness.

North Focus camera contest - February winner

North Focus camera contest - January winner

THIS stunning wildlife picture by Angie MacLeod, Faillie house, Faillie Bridge, Daviot, by Inverness, of a dolphin catching and playing with a salmon at Chanonry Point on the Black Isle is our readers' picture of the month for January.

North Focus camera contest - January winner

North Focus camera contest - December winner

This stunning lansdscape of Buachaille Etive Mor in Glencoe, by Scott Robertson, 8 Lochy Crescent, Inverlochy, Fort William, was out December winner in our North Focus camera contest.

North Focus camera contest - December winner

North Focus camera contest - November winner

This blue tit flying out of the nest box in the garden was taken by Caroline Allan, 10a Ballifeary Road, Inveness, and is the November winner of our North Focus camera contest. The competition givs you

North Focus camera contest - November winner

North Focus camera contest - October winner

OCTOBER'S picture of the month was this unusual shot by Laura Wilson, The Croft, West Laroch, Ballachulish, who said: "Enjoying the sun, I took my dog Thai for a swim in the River Coe in Glencoe and managed

North Focus camera contest - October winner

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