Fiona Smith, one of herders at the Cairngorm
Reindeer Centre, said: "This donation could not have come at a better time as we are preparing for the Christmas holiday, which is our busiest time of the year.
Dr Rowan and Professor Glasser, alongside colleagues from the University of Exeter and Plymouth University in the UK, the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa, and the Idaho National Laboratory in the USA, used a numerical glaciological model to simulate Little Ice Age glaciers in the Cairngorm
Mountains, allowing them to calculate how much cooler and snowier the weather must have been to cause these glaciers to form.
30pm involving police, Cairngorm
Mountain Rescue Team, search and rescue dogs, RAF Lossiemouth's mountain rescue team and a helicopter.
Two climbers are missing in an avalanche in the Cairngorm
mountains in Scotland.
A pilot whose body was found in the wreckage of a missing aircraft off Cairngorm
Mountain in Scotland was a Midland property developer, it emerged yesterday.
For eight hours the crew helped search for the missing plane whose wreckage was discovered on Cairngorm
Mountain, with a man's body inside.
Emergency services launched a wide-scale search and the wreckage of an aircraft was today discovered on Cairngorm
Mountain, just over half a mile from the Funicular Railway.
Britain's only reindeer herd, now numbering around 140, was established in the 1950s in the Cairngorms
and at Glenlivet some 30 miles away, when Swedish herder Mikel Utsi reintroduced the animals to Scotland.
The reindeer, which are hired for the day from the Cairngorm
Reindeer Centre, drew more than 4,000 people to the market town on their first visit in 1999.
Tomorrow, northern Scotland can expect blizzard conditions at times over the Highlands and large snowfalls for the Cairngorms
exposed to the northerly winds.
Our trip on the funicular railway with the stunning scenery around us inspired us to go on one of the guided walks organised in the Cairngorms
Snow still IN SCOTLAND covered runs at high altitudes in the Cairngorms