Rescue group's support for VAT free campaign

Published: Thu 24 Apr 2014

A rescue helicopter lands in Fort William's West End car park - the present arrangement.

A CAMPAIGN by a Highland MEP to make the country's vital volunteer mountain rescue teams exempt from VAT has been welcomed by the chairman of the Mountain Rescue Committee of Scotland.

Mountain-top darts match in memory of crash victim


Published: Wed 16 Apr 2014

James Whyte will take part in a darts match on the summit of Ben Nevis in May.

THE brother of top darts player Bryan Whyte who was killed in a horror road smash has vowed to take part in a special darts match at the top of Ben Nevis which they were both meant to play in.

Cops urged - gear up to cut A82 crash chaos


Published: Thu 10 Apr 2014

Traffic backed up on the A82 after an accident.

TRAFFIC chaos after accidents on the lifeline A82 Fort William to Glasgow trunk road has prompted calls for digital imaging equipment to be made available to Lochaber-based police investigators.

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