Highlands & Islands

Crowd pullers: Images from Highlands' weekend events

The Highlands hosted a number of big events over the weekend.

They included the start of the Blas Festival, the Culloden Homecoming at Culloden Battlefield, the World Sheep Dog Trials at Tain and a piping competition at Inverness' Northern Meeting Park.In pictures: North's weekend events

Photographer Paul Campbell captured images at two other events - the Highland Military Tattoo and an obstacle course challenge called the Prime Four Beat Race.

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The Highland Military Tattoo was held at Fort George, an 18th Century artillery fortification at Ardersier.

The fort remains to be a working barracks today.

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The tattoo formed part of Scotland's Homecoming 2014 celebrations.

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About 700 people took part in Saturday's Prime Four Beast Race.

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Entrants were challenged to tackle 30 obstacles.

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The event was staged on and around the shores of Loch Ness.

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