Wick’s derelict buildings could play a part in green energy drive

6th March 2013 from Caithness Courier

Some of a clutch of derelict buildings in Wick could be converted into new offices to help support the port’s mooted role in servicing new offshore wind developments. Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross MP John Thurso sees it as a solution to the growing problem of long-time vacant properties which…

Wholesaler’s new venture brings jobs boost to Wick

1st March 2013 from John O Groat Journal

Fifteen new jobs are set to be created in the next 18 months in wick as a result of the launch of a new beer, wines and spirits division at an award-winning wholesaler. Sutherland Brothers announced this week it will be looking to hire new staff after the launch of…