Caithness Heart Support Group Presents More Medical Equipment

22nd June 2015 from caithness.org

Caithness Heart Support Group handed over the latest items of medical equipment it has funded. Wick medical centre’s Riverview Practice received an ECG machine and the Pearson practice, a blood pressure monitor and a pulse oximeter. The equipment, costing a total of almost £6000 was handed over to nursing staff…

Scottish Thistle Awards: Call for entries

4th May 2015 from Caithness Business index

For over 20 years the Scottish Thistle Awards have been recognised as Scotland’s tourism industry Oscars. These prestigious awards are without doubt the ones our industry leaders want to have in their trophy cabinet and there are five weeks left to get your application in. The annual competition celebrates success,…

Windfall hits high note for treasured pipe band

1st May 2015 from John O'Groat Journal

Members of Wick RBLS Pipe Band have been given an extra spring in their step thanks to the largesse of the body in charge of the construction of the two new schools going up in the town. The pipe band has benefited to the tune of £1000 from hub North…

Cinema firm all set to bring movie nights to Wick

17th April 2015 from John O'Groat Journal 17/04/15

The silver screen is set to return to Wick in the latest initiative spearheaded by the operators of the cinema complex in Thurso. In what is believed to be the first venture of its kind anywhere in the UK, Thurso Cinema owner Rob Arthur is in advanced talks to establish…

Former store set to get new lease of life

19th March 2014 from Caithness Courier

A new business is about to open in Wick in premises previously occupied by Graham Begg. The Kitchen Place is being set up in Whitechapel Road by local man Bryan Coghill and is expected to be trading by May. It will focus primarily on kitchens and bathrooms. “I feel there…