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Inverness-shire

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Inverness,

former county, NW Scotland. Under the Local Government Act of 1973, Inverness-shire was divided in 1975 between the new Highland region and Western Isles island authority (now both council areas).

Inverness-shire

(until 1975) a county of NW Scotland, now part of Highland
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The event in her hometown of Portree, Skye, came three weeks after she was killed by a car at the Snowman Rally at Balnain, Invernessshire, last month.
TODAY: Stirring stuff at Carrbridge, Invernessshire, at the World Porridge Making Championship.
In a separate incident in the Cairngorms near Aviemore, Invernessshire, Mr Iain Simpson, aged 51, of Long Row, Halbeath, Dunfermline, Fife, died of head injuries he received in a fall at the Coire An't Sneachda area.
Ruby was with a party of 58 visiting pupils from all over the UK enjoying an activity break at the Loch Insh Watersports and Outdoor Activity Centre in Kincraig, Invernessshire.
Other victims include retired couple Roy and Colleen MacCulloch, from Invernessshire, and the charity-run Ladywood Leisure Centre in Penicuik, Midlothian.
DRUMBUIE FARM, DRUMNADROCHIT, INVERNESSSHIRE HAIRY Highland cows as well as Aberdeen Angus and Limousin fill the fields around this farm on the Great Glen Way with stunning views of Loch Ness.
MacMillan, of Inverness, was jailed for nine months yesterday after he admitted assaulting PC Alasdair MacKay in Dores, Invernessshire, on July 21 last year.
Keil, from Boat of Garten, Invernessshire, wanted PS20,000 for the 26–page dossier claiming it contained revelations about a paedophile ring which included serial killer Fred West and Dunblane gunman Thomas Hamilton, as well as judges.
Walker, a male who is now three years old, arrived at the Highlands Wildlife Park at Kincraig, Invernessshire, in November 2010, and is Britain's only captive polar bear.
LOOPALLU Ullapool, Invernessshire, September 18-19 THE small loch-side town of Ullapool claims to have the "best wee festival in Scotland".
Spartan Press Music Publishers, Strathmashie House, Laggan Bridge, Invernessshire PH20 IBU, Scotland.
Mary Gillies, 74, of Claggan, near Fort William, Invernessshire, who was travelling in the Honda, also died in the crash.