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31/8/2015
Huntly never really in the hunt at Harmsworth ParkThumbnail for article : Huntly never really in the hunt at Harmsworth Park
Wick Academy 3 Huntly 0 Reporter Noel Donaldson ACADEMY'S fluctuating fortunes took another turn, this time for the better, with a scintillating display that delighted their fans, desperate to see their team settle into a new season swing after an uncertain start.   While the Scorries have yet to find the elusive match play quality of consistency, the performance highlighted what the team is capable of, though it would be tempting fate to suggest that their title challenge is well and truly back on track.  
24/8/2015
Scottish Surfing Team Needs Your Help!Thumbnail for article : Scottish Surfing Team Needs Your Help!
The Scottish Surfing Federation have one week left to raise the money to send a Scotland surfing team to the European Surfing Championships in Morocco.   The team are trying to raise money on their Crowdfunder page where you will find all the information on the competition and the team.  
18/8/2015
Summer Pool League FinalThumbnail for article : Summer Pool League Final
2015 Wick & District Summer League Final.   Suzanne Carter's Camps "1" have won the Wick & District Summer Pool League for the second year in a row after a 12-8 victory against Camps "2" in this years final.  
16/8/2015
Academy storm Fort with eight-goals blitzThumbnail for article : Academy storm Fort with eight-goals blitz
Wick Academy 8 Ft William 1 Reporter Noel Donaldson THE Fort must have been dying to hear the ref whistle time-up before Academy made a humiliating defeat even more embarrassing by taking their score into double figures.   The Scorries put down a marker when Gary Manson open their account in no less that three minutes and Danny Mackay and Steven Anderson made it 3-0 before the break.  
16/8/2015
Caithness Team Report From Solway Coast RallyThumbnail for article : Caithness Team Report From Solway Coast Rally
The Solway Coast Rally was held on the very, very challenging roads at Dundrennan Military Base on the 8th of August 2015.   There was a bigger entry this year and that's simply down to demand.  
16/8/2015
Local Crews Hit Mach 1 EventThumbnail for article : Local Crews Hit Mach 1 Event
With their experience of the inaugural event last year, Dunfermline Car Club had ambitious plans for this year's event.  Eight stages were planned for Saturday11 July, four long ones using the taxi-way and perimeter roads and four short ones using a 0.8 mile narrow road that dipped and turned through the dunes at the north of the site, including one very tricky, hidden Square Left over a brow.  
9/8/2015
Halkirk United Play Inverness Caley Thistle In North Of Scotland Cup
The Scottish Cup is coming to Morrison Park, Halkirk, on Tuesday 11th August, when Halkirk United play Inverness Caley Thistle in the second round of the North of Scotland Cup.   Bring the kids along to get their photo taken with the Cup and the adults can support the local team.  
2/8/2015
Wick Academy 2 Nairn County 1Thumbnail for article : Wick Academy 2 Nairn County 1
Academy leave it late to break the deadlock.  Reporter Noel Donaldson.  
29/7/2015
Wick & District Summer Pool LeagueThumbnail for article : Wick & District Summer Pool League
The 2015 Wick & District Summer Pool League Final will be an all Camps Bar affair as Camps "2" earned the draw they needed on Monday night to secure their place in this years final.   Defending champions Camps "1" secured their place in the final last week and made sure they finished the league campaign at the top of the table.  
26/7/2015
Blue do for Academy at the hands of the LilywhitesThumbnail for article : Blue do for Academy at the hands of the Lilywhites
Reporter Noel Donaldson Wick Academy 0 Clacnacuddin 3.   ACADEMY paid dearly for a first-half handful of chances that, for one reason or another, went abegging and recorded an inauspicious start to their league challenge.  
22/7/2015
Wick & District Summer Pool LeagueThumbnail for article : Wick & District Summer Pool League
Camps Bar "1" have secured a place in the 2015 Wick & District Summer Pool League final after a hard fought 7-5 victory over The Mountain Dew on Monday night.   The Mountain side started well thanks some outstanding potting from Philip Hilton as he defeated Ryan Carter 2-0 to help his team take a 3-1 lead.  
6/7/2015
Highland Games events to feature in documentary
A film crew from the Discovery Channel's Daily Planet programme will be flying to the Highlands from Canada to film reigning Inverness Highland Games Champion Sinclair Patience in training and in competition as he defends his title on Saturday 18 July at the Inverness Gala in Bught Park.   With each of the individual Heavy events contested at Highland Games requiring a unique combination of techniques, strength and speed; the documentary is expected to reveal information about the physics behind Scotland's original extreme sport as part of a special programme about Scotland.  
28/6/2015
Hamilton's Delighted with Result Thumbnail for article : Hamilton's Delighted with Result
After having a disastrous 2014 and a "did not finish "result in their first rally of 2015 the father and daughter pairing of Bill and Sara Hamilton were delighted to finish the 3rd round of the Scottish Tarmac Championship, Crail Summer Stages, with a 21st overall and 5th in class.  They started the rally seeded 61st out of a 100 entries as they had not registered a result for a few rallies due either to Mechanical/Electrical faults or the driver "running out of talent".  
22/6/2015
Wick & District Summer Pool LeagueThumbnail for article : Wick & District Summer Pool League
The big match in week three of the Wick & District Summer Pool League saw Camps1 defeat Retro 8-4 in a top of the table clash.  The match was tied at 2-2 in the early stages, after 1-1 draws between Greg Thomson & Dave McGillivray and Tam Sutherland & Shane Honeyman.  
7/6/2015
Wick & District Pool League Summer League Week 2Thumbnail for article : Wick & District Pool League Summer League Week 2
Retro & Camps1 are the only teams to retain their 100% record in week two of the Wick & District Summer Pool League, and will go head to head against each other next week.   Retro made the trip out to Lybster to play The Commercial, and kept up their winning ways thanks to a 9-3 victory.  
26/5/2015
Wick & District Pool League - Sumer Pool Leaguie StartsThumbnail for article : Wick & District Pool League  - Sumer Pool Leaguie Starts
The Wick & District Summer Pool League got underway on Monday night, as defending champions Camps "1" got off to a winning start after a hard-fought 7-5 victory against a tough Commercial Side.   Ryan Carter, making his debut for Camps "1", won all three of his frames to help his new side earn a 6-5 lead going into the final frame.  
17/5/2015
Caithness Classic Motorcycle Club Rally 2015Thumbnail for article : Caithness Classic Motorcycle Club Rally 2015
The annual Caithness Classic Motorcycle Club rally took place on Sunday 17th May 2015.   The weather was cold with showers.  
16/5/2015
Thurso Gala 5k Run and 3k WalkThumbnail for article : Thurso Gala 5k Run and 3k Walk
1st July 2015 7.00pm Thurso Youth Club, Millbank, Thurso.   Registration at Millbank, Thurso Youth Club.  
7/5/2015
Wick Darts youth event
Venue Francis Street Club, Wick.  Date Saturday 9th May 2015.  
22/4/2015
Bfest Annual Pairs Championships 2015Thumbnail for article : Bfest Annual Pairs Championships 2015
Camps Bar "2" players Ryan Carter and Bruce Honeyman have won the Bfest Annual Pairs Championship for the third year in a row.   The Blackstairs Lounge hosted the weekend event, where teams had to qualify from the group stages to make it through to the semi finals on the Sunday.