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NICKY MARR: Is there an answer to our getaway carbon count guilt?

03 July 2022
NICKY MARR: Is there an answer to our getaway carbon count guilt?

NICKY MARR: Is there an answer to our getaway carbon count guilt?

03 July 2022

I have written this column in worse places. Right now, I am on the shore of a tiny lake in Normandy.


NICKY MARR: Fantastic Fifties are a stat to get behind

26 June 2022
NICKY MARR: Fantastic Fifties are a stat to get behind

NICKY MARR: Fantastic Fifties are a stat to get behind

26 June 2022

I AM always deeply sceptical of press releases from dating websites.


Nicky Marr: Making my mark was full of meaning

19 June 2022
Nicky Marr: Making my mark was full of meaning

Nicky Marr: Making my mark was full of meaning

19 June 2022

When I was a teenager, it was only bad boys and sailors who had tattoos.


NICKY MARR: Jubilee events left me cold

12 June 2022
NICKY MARR: Jubilee events left me cold

NICKY MARR: Jubilee events left me cold

12 June 2022

Well, it didn’t take long to get that bunting down, did it?


NICKY MARR: Seething over the utter wrongness of No 10’s party antics

05 June 2022
NICKY MARR: Seething over the utter wrongness of No 10’s party antics

NICKY MARR: Seething over the utter wrongness of No 10’s party antics

05 June 2022

There’s nothing like following politics to make me feel depressed. No – scratch depressed, I’m furious.


NICKY MARR: Is Badenoch the ‘true’ Scottish central belt?

29 May 2022
NICKY MARR: Is Badenoch the ‘true’ Scottish central belt?

NICKY MARR: Is Badenoch the ‘true’ Scottish central belt?

29 May 2022

I was ‘one of those kids’ when I was wee; always curious, always asking questions.


NICKY MARR: Food for thought from after-dinner speaker backlash

22 May 2022
NICKY MARR: Food for thought from after-dinner speaker backlash

NICKY MARR: Food for thought from after-dinner speaker backlash

22 May 2022

You’ll have heard the one about the journalist who walked out of an awards dinner because she didn’t like the jokes?


Nicky Marr: Freelancing is great, until the unexpected happens

15 May 2022
Nicky Marr: Freelancing is great, until the unexpected happens

Nicky Marr: Freelancing is great, until the unexpected happens

15 May 2022

If you’ve had the flexibility of working from home these past couple of years, you might get where I’m coming from.


NICKY MARR: Hydro site combines function with beauty

09 May 2022
NICKY MARR: Hydro site combines function with beauty

NICKY MARR: Hydro site combines function with beauty

09 May 2022

Don’t you just love it when things are more beautiful than they need to be?


NICKY MARR: Change means less local voices on the air

01 May 2022
NICKY MARR: Change means less local voices on the air

NICKY MARR: Change means less local voices on the air

01 May 2022

Have you heard the news from MFR? From next month it will be all-change for the “North’s Number One”


NICKY MARR: Memories in vinyl are a treasure trove

24 April 2022
NICKY MARR: Memories in vinyl are a treasure trove

NICKY MARR: Memories in vinyl are a treasure trove

24 April 2022

We finally did it – the turntable and a couple of hundred-weight of vinyl finally made it down from the loft last weekend


NICKY MARR: No argument about the magic of whisky

18 April 2022
NICKY MARR: No argument about the magic of whisky

NICKY MARR: No argument about the magic of whisky

18 April 2022

It’s rare that I start a broadcast with an argument, but that’s exactly what happened in Speyside last Thursday evening.


Nicky Marr: It’s by no means over

10 April 2022
Nicky Marr: It’s by no means over

Nicky Marr: It’s by no means over

10 April 2022

We’re just back from a week spent south of the border, and it was an eye-opener.


Nicky Marr: Heroes all and some need our help now

03 April 2022
Nicky Marr: Heroes all and some need our help now

Nicky Marr: Heroes all and some need our help now

03 April 2022

The much-loved Highland Heroes Awards finally returned to Inverness last week.


Nicky Marr: Opportunity is there for those with vision

27 March 2022
Nicky Marr: Opportunity is there for those with vision

Nicky Marr: Opportunity is there for those with vision

27 March 2022

This past week it hasn’t felt like being in the Highlands at all.


Nicky Marr: Celebrating the unsung heroes in our communities at the Moray and Banffshire Heroes Awards

20 March 2022
Nicky Marr: Celebrating the unsung heroes in our communities at the Moray and Banffshire Heroes Awards

Nicky Marr: Celebrating the unsung heroes in our communities at the Moray and Banffshire Heroes Awards

20 March 2022

“I’m going to need someone with superhuman strength to help me get into my outfit.”


Nicky Marr: Scammers are increasingly trying their luck

13 March 2022
Nicky Marr: Scammers are increasingly trying their luck

Nicky Marr: Scammers are increasingly trying their luck

13 March 2022

Can you just stop it now, please? Stop with the scamming texts, the phishing emails, identity thefts and the phone calls? It’s getting boring.


NICKY MARR: More to pity than to celebrate in jubilee?

13 February 2022
NICKY MARR: More to pity than to celebrate in jubilee?

NICKY MARR: More to pity than to celebrate in jubilee?

13 February 2022

I wouldn’t trade places with her for the world; or even for what’s left of the Commonwealth.


NICKY MARR: Courtesy and care will keep us all safe

06 February 2022
NICKY MARR: Courtesy and care will keep us all safe

NICKY MARR: Courtesy and care will keep us all safe

06 February 2022

The new cycling rules aren’t, in fact, new at all.


NICKY MARR: Ski trip highlighted need to seize the day

30 January 2022
NICKY MARR: Ski trip highlighted need to seize the day

NICKY MARR: Ski trip highlighted need to seize the day

30 January 2022

Nicky Marr tells of her unexpected trip in the French alps last week


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