Absentee owners buying up Scottish estates in secret sales

The Guardian 12:10 12.04

Nearly half of sales of Highland estates went to absentee owners last year – in some cases for environmental offsetting


Meet Brodie: Name of polar bear cub born at Highlands wildlife park is revealed

The Independent 15:05 25.03

Brodie was born in December last year and has started to take his first steps outside.


English Tea, Dalgona Candy and Hikes in the Scottish Highlands: Favorite Shows Inspire Trip Ideas

NyTimes 00:05 22.03

TV-themed itineraries are on the rise, taking travelers on adventures with familiar shows during a time of uncertainty.


The Hermit of Treig review – a tender portrayal of a gentle Highlands recluse

The Guardian 15:12 21.03

As much about Ken Smith’s connection to his natural surroundings as the man himself, this documentary will have its audience falling in love with both


‘Nobody has sex after 40? That’s just not the case’ – Outlander turns up the highland heat

The Guardian 15:11 04.03

As the raunchy TV show about a time-travelling nurse and an ageing highland warrior returns, its stars open up about the vibrant love lives of the over-70s – and respond to criticism of the show’s troubling use of sexual violence


It’s a boy: UK’s youngest polar bear cub confirmed as male in first health check

The Independent 18:06 24.02

Vets at the Highland Wildlife Park announced the three-month-old cub is a boy following routine examination.


Pine martens to be used as ‘bouncers’ to keep grey squirrels out of Highlands

The Guardian 12:11 18.02

Exclusive: Dens being installed on east coast and A9 after predator’s return was found to reduce numbers of greys


A Beloved Scottish Tradition Returns After Quarantine

New Yorker 18:01 03.02

After a year of not performing because of the coronavirus pandemic, schoolchildren in Scotland come together for a Highland dance competition in Robbie Lawrence's "Blue Bonnets."


Summer breaks: 20 of the best self-catering stays in the UK

The Guardian 12:09 29.01

Seaside hideaway, Cotswold cottage or luxury cowshed ... We pick boltholes from Cornwall to the Highlands which still have availability this summer


‘Euphoria’: 6 Things You Need to Remember From the Finale Before the Season 2 Premiere

Rolling Stone 21:02 08.01

SPOILER ALERT: If you haven’t watched Season 1 of “Euphoria,” you are about to be spoiled on the whole thing! Winter formal was in full swing at East Highland, a daydreamer was at…


22 places to go in 2022: holidays we’re dreaming of this year

The Guardian 15:10 01.01

From hiking the Highlands to vintage train journeys, our travel writers pick the breaks on their wishlists


Highland landowner faces legal challenge over right to roam

The Guardian 18:11 26.12

Council and Ramblers Association clash with Donald Houston over access route to Ardnamurchan peninsula in western Scotland


Scotland hit by second earthquake in a week with Highlands tremor

The Guardian 15:12 20.11

2.2 magnitude quake reported just outside Roybridge on Friday follows tremor near Lochgilphead