New allotment venture takes root in Thurso

17th April 2013 from Caithness Courier

Thurso is to be home to a new vegetable growing area which, if successful, could lead to other pieces of redundant land in the town being converted into similar sites. Eight people have agreed to form an allotments association to turn land behind Thor House in Provost Cormack Drive into…

Dodge the undead during zombie run

12th April 2013 from John O'Groat Journal

The undead will be waking up to cause horror and mayhem on the streets of Thurso as part of a new festival. “Zombies” will be hungry for the flesh of runners during the highlight of A Midsummer Night’s Scream which takes place in June. Organised by Bettyhill’s North Coast Leisure,…