Seagulls North Coast

It’s an idea – and a road – whose time has surely come. North Coast 500 began as a marketing…

Highland Survivor wins RCHS award

David Spaven has won the prestigious Britain-wide ‘Railway Book of the Year’ award for his political, social and business history of the Far North Line from Inverness to Wick and Thurso.

Highland Survivor: a tale of trains, trials and triumphs (Part 1)

It was the summer of 1973, and we – the makeshift and fairly useless Inverness Exiles football team – were trudging off a pitch on the Bught Park after yet another hammering by the Highlands and Islands Development Board and were on our way to a ‘post-match analysis’ at the Gellions, actually the whole point of the evening.