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Lucky escape from taxi blaze

Published: Thu 19 May 2016

Lucky escape from taxi blaze

A LOCAL taxi driver and his passenger had a lucky escape when fire swept through his car last week. Thomas Blyth was heading up Lochaber Road in Fort William to drop off a fare when he discovered that

Save the Lundavra butterfly

Published: Thu 19 May 2016

Save the Lundavra butterfly

A BUTTERFLY in Lochaber is badly in need of care and attention - or it could disappear for good.

Deal: All that glitters is not gold

Published: Thu 19 May 2016

A LOCAL politician has accused Highland Council of "putting all its eggs in one basket" over the controversial £315 million City-Region Deal signed in March.

The bell is ringing for five hours

Published: Thu 19 May 2016

THE bell was ringing for five hours non-stop in Fort William on Tuesday. The fire alarm in WH Smith's in the Tweeddale building was so loud that staff at the post office at the back of the shop couldn't

Tree-mendous fun at Outlandia

Published: Thu 19 May 2016

Tree-mendous fun at Outlandia

OUTLANDIA, the artists' treehouse in Glen Nevis, was busy last week with pupils, artists and supporters from across the area.

Man's body found at Glencoe

Published: Thu 19 May 2016

Police in Lochaber can confirm that sadly a man's body was found in the Glencoe area on Wednesday afternoon. Formal identification will now take place. The family of Edward Davies, who was reported missing

Motorists have three hour wait

Published: Thu 19 May 2016

Motorists have three hour wait after accident

MOTORISTS were held up for almost three hours last week when a lorry overturned on the A82. The accident happened near Corran Ferry last Thursday afternoon and the resulting tailback of cars travelling

Bus driver Matt is just the ticket

Published: Thu 19 May 2016

A LOCHABER bus driver has proved he is just the ticket with his passengers. Matt Whitelocke is the friendly face behind the wheel on the Shiel Bus Citylink routes between Glasgow, Fort William and Skye.

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