10 April 2018 All Singers and Orchestral Musicians are warmly invited to Come and Sing or Play Faure's Requiem with The Caithness Orchestra, conducted by Susie Dingle on Saturday 14th April 2018 in The Pulteney Centre, Wick.Please come and join the Caithness Orchestra for a day (10.00am-1pm and 2-5.00pm) rehearsing Faure's Requiem (Hamelle version including violins in the orchestration).

While Chess Grandmaster Bobby Fischer made it popular in the 1950s and 1960s, the game is still widely played around the world today among participants of all ages, from the young to the elderly.

The game of chess might not help you build your biceps or tone your abs, but your lifelong mental health can certainly benefit from it.

If you want to get and about in Caithness and see many thing you might miss then the Highland Ranger service offers a great numberof possibilities.

So whether you wantot see puffins, whales or learn about our bees and and plant life then an outing with peole who know will make for an interesting and informative day out.

The conference allows different options, such as starting or ending with a connecting tour from and to Inverness. Caithness offers a spectacular coastline studded with vertiginous fishing villages, harbours for herring and flagstone exports, impressively large corn mills and improvement steadings, an interesting vernacular architecture of huge sandstone slates over layers of similar horizontally-laid stone walls, a material particularly good for making pavements.

Well done to Margaret Allan and here team from Laurandy Day Care Centre in Wick for picking up the award at the Scottish Care Awards 2018 ceremony.The Laurandy team received their award at a prestigious evening ceremony at the Marriott Hotel in Glasgow, hosted by Michelle Mc Manus and attended by over 300 people.The annual event celebrates the tremendous work undertaken by organisations and staff who work in Scotland's Care at Home and Housing Support sector.6 April 2018 Calling All Caithness Village Halls - Can You Check Your Contact Details Can someone from each village hall check the contact details listed.If changes are needed email to [email protected] Health Action Team(CHAT) have had numerous contacts from indiviuals and families unhappy about the services they have received.The funding will allow the organisation to continue to deliver existing activities and develop new ones within the community. She said "This will allow us to develop existing classes including, amongst others, our ladies hobbies group, which is basically a friendly group who meet at our ‘Natter and Knit Club'.