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Sixties Watten BB Football Team That Won The Ellings CupThumbnail for article : Sixties Watten BB Football Team That Won The Ellings Cup
Watten Boys Brigade Who Won The Ellings Cup sometime in the sixties about 1964.   I think they are: Back row from left - Colin Campbell, Billy Miller, Sid Thompson, Kenny, Henderson, Robby Thompson, Ian Anderson.  
New Surf Club Meeting
There will be a meeting to discuss the anticipated future surf club for Thurso and to elect a committee to govern the club.   Those who have an interest are invited to come along to the meeting that will be held at Tempest Surf Shop, Thurso on Friday the 2nd December at 6.00pm.  
Football Cancelled On Saturday Due To Severe WeatherThumbnail for article : Football Cancelled On Saturday Due To Severe Weather
The match between Wick Academy and Nairn County tomorrow at Harmsworth Park, Wick has been cancelled due to the severe weather.   As you can see from the photo the pitch is water logged and with torrential rain currently falling there is no chance of it recovering by Saturday..  
Prize Winning Photo By Ken Nicol of Pentland Canoe ClubThumbnail for article : Prize Winning Photo By Ken Nicol of Pentland Canoe Club
A photograph taken by Ken Nicol, from the Pentland Canoe Club, during a recent sea kayaking expedition has taken second prize in the annual Scottish Canoe Association's Touring Photo Competition.   The photograph was taken near Frederiksdal in South Greenland and shows fellow Club paddler Simon Copsey dwarfed by an iceberg.  
Caithness RFC Win At MillbankThumbnail for article : Caithness RFC Win At Millbank
Caithness continued their winning streak with a win against Hawick YM at Millbank, Thurso on Saturday 15 October 2005.  Plenty of action at Millbank on a sunny Saturday afternoon kept the crowd interested.  
Caithness Sports Council Awards Small Grants
Caithness Sports Council award small grants to Caithness sports groups under the following categories - Start-up, Excellence, Coaching, Travel.  In addition they may make discretionary awards.  
Rugby - Caithness 17, Highland 5Thumbnail for article : Rugby - Caithness 17, Highland 5
Caithness won through against a tough team.   Training and talent showed today as Caithness notched up a third win of the new season.  
Greenland: Close Encounters of a Whale KindThumbnail for article : Greenland: Close Encounters of a Whale Kind
Three kayakers from the Thurso based Pentland Canoe Club have returned from a sea kayaking expedition in Southern Greenland.  The members of the team were Shona Comrie of Portskerra; Simon Copsey and Ken Nicol, both of Halkirk.  
Caithness Classic Motorcycle Rally 2005Thumbnail for article : Caithness Classic Motorcycle Rally 2005
The 2005 rally from Caithness Classic Motorcycle Club.  
Match Report - Dornoch v Thurso FC
A warm sunny day in Dornoch greeted the Thurso squad from the long trip from The North on a dry, hard and bumpy playing surface.  Thurso added Martin Rutherford to the squad from last week, who took a place on the bench alongside Green and Makhouli.  
2003 Football Season Preview
Thurso F.C start the defence of their league title with a tricky away game at Migdale against Bonar Bridge.  Caithness neighbours Halkirk United are looking for a better season this year when they entertain Dornoch in their opening fixture of the new season.  
Thurso League Dinner 2003Thumbnail for article : Thurso League Dinner 2003
Following on from their successful season in the North Caledonian League which they won, along with the Morris Newton Cup and the Football Times Cup, Thurso FC swept the board with the awards at the Annual League Dinner.   Kevin Morris was joint top goalscorer (with Scott McKain of Dornoch FC) in the League with 16 goals from 18 games.  
Thurso FC's Fun Day 2003
Kicks off @ 10:30am on Sunday the 29th of June 2003 in Sir George’s Park, Thurso.   Events include a seven-a-side football competition with well over 35 teams competing at different age groups.  
Caithness Freestyle Martial Arts Seminar Sunday 11th May
To be held in the Dunbeath Hall.   Traditional and non Traditional Martial Arts.  
Thurso FC Set For Football Times Cup Final
Just received news that Thurso F.C have won through to their 2nd cup final of the season by defeating Golspie Sutherland 3-2 after extra time in The Football Times Cup Semi-Final this afternoon.  The goals came from Brian Gray (pen), Nigel MacKenzie and Phillip Makhouli scoring the winner in extra time.  
Winter League 2002 : Week 24 Report
Amid some unseasonably mild weather, the Winter league is finally over, and the bowlers can now look forward to a few weeks break before the start of the Summer session.  Here's how the last night turned out.  
Winter League 2002 - Week 1 Report
The start of the Monday Night Winter Tenpin League was a muted affair as uncertainty over the number of teams competing bought some confusion to the proceedings.  Things were not helped by a new team, a number of member changes, missing team members, and the Secretary's minor blunder in providing incorrect handicaps for the early session bowlers! However, even with these taken into account, the bowling ran relatively smoothly.  
Week two of the RMC sponsored league
The first matter to report this evening is that a delegation from Pentland met up with league officials and a referees representative to put forward a case for allowing Pentland in the league.  It was accepted that due to someone being on holiday and another of sick no one turned up at the meeting and Pentland always were looking to enter a side into the league.  
Week One Of The RMC Sponsored League
Dounreay Workshops fired a warning shot across the bows of all the other teams with a fine 5-0 win over Castletown.   First half goals by Jamie McKay and Graeme Angus had them in easy street.  
Caithness Amateur Sevens Football League : New Season
After the recent meeting held in the St Clair it has emerged that 13 teams will contest this seasons RMC sevens league.   The major talking point is the absence of Thurso Pentland one of the original teams to join the league.