The first ever Invictus-style Highland Games have been held.

Para athletes and wounded armed forces personnel from the UK, US, Australia and France competed in the event held as part of the Mey Highland Games.

Invictus Games, Royal British Legion Scotland and Highland Council were among organisations that supported the new games in Mey, near John O’ Groats.

Prince Charles is chieftain of the Mey Games, which were first held to mark the late Queen Mother’s 70th birthday.

Help for Heroes, Returned Services League of Australia and the local community council were involved in making the Invictus-style event possible.

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