All schools and nurseries in Scotland are to close from Friday.
If you need help or can offer to help you can join the group where a message will appear asking what your needs are or what you are able to do.
We have taken the decision to close public access to our staffed properties and offices until further notice, with effect from 5pm on Wednesday 18 March.
A total of 5,246 Scottish tests have concluded: 95 tests were positive
Visits by cruise ships have not been cancelled.
It was on a dreadful night in 1969 that the Longhope lifeboat was launched to go to the aid of the Liberian vessel ‘Irene’ . All eight of the lifeboat crew were lost.
A project has launched to recruit and train 100 new construction assessors across all of Scotland’s construction Colleges.
“This research helps us to recognise the significant role that the treatment of the fin whale had in the dramatic procedures of deliberately ending of the monumental broch.” – Martin Carruthers
Across the Highlands and Islands, Marie Curie Nurses made over 7,600 visits to care for terminally ill people in their own homes last year.
University of the Highlands and Islands partnership statement – Coronavirus