Apple store set to promote Wick Bfest

27th July 2012 from John O'Groat Journal

Scotland’s most northerly mainstream music festival is set to get a bit of the world’s biggest digital music supplier, Apple. The California-based producers of iPods and iTunes will be helping promote the third Bfest which returns to Wick’s Riverside on August 10 and 11. The Apple store in Buchanan Street,…

Take off for Europcar at Wick

25th July 2012

Europe’s leading car hire provider Europcar is to open Wick Airport’s first car hire location, offering improved service for passengers. Airport Station Manager William Sutherland said the new car hire location would improve the airport’s appeal to business users and inbound visitors. He said: “We are delighted to welcome Europcar,…

Tyler’s Trust shuts up shop

6th July 2012 from John O'Groat Journal

The Far North’s only dedicated charity-style shop raising cash for children with autism has shut after handing out £17,895.69 to local causes over the last three years. Tyler’s Trust in Back Bridge, Wick, closed on Saturday. Carol Scollay (51) set up the shop shortly after her grandson Tyler was diagnosed…