This week, we welcomed Thurso High School S6 Business student by Kerys Helliwell to gain some work experience with us at Caithness Chamber of Commerce. We used the opportunity to ask Kerys about her experiences of Highland Life as a young person, it’s been a while since any of us were classed as young! Below
This month, Merlin Cinemas and the people of the North Highlands of Scotland are celebrating further investment in Thurso Cinema taking it from a two screen complex to a five screen multiplex. Merlin Cinema has invested over £500, 000 in the companies only Scottish cinema right here in Thurso, the most northerly UK mainland Town.
New research commissioned by VisitScotland, found that almost three quarters of UK adults (73%) think that being near water can reduce stress levels, while nearly two thirds (65%) believe it can reduce anxiety and depression. This has sparked a campaign which highlights Scotland as a Water Wellness destination. Here in the North Highlands, we’re surrounded
As we slip closer towards the one year working from home milestone we asked a few questions on our Instagram stories to see if we could understand how people are feeling about working from home and the opportunities that it could bring. The results were interesting and encouraging for us who would love to welcome
Looking at our recent vacancy for a Business Development Manager with the Caithness & North Sutherland Regeneration Partnership has made us think about what exciting things might be coming down the line for the North Highlands in the coming years. Rather than focus here on specific projects, we’d like to talk about the bigger picture. As we’re all
As the nights start to shorten and the trees begin to have that gorgeous, orange glow, I decided to not let another year slip by. You know how it is with the ‘on your doorstep’ activities. At least for a while this year we could say ‘we weren’t allowed to travel that far’ but at
Here in the Scotland we’re in Phase one of the Scottish Government’s route map out of lock down. This means that the advice is to stay home as much as possible but we can now meet one other household in an outdoor space. We can go a walk with family or friends from one other