A poor forecast over the next two days means cancellations to the freight service between Stornoway and Ullapool from tonight (Monday October 21st). Southerly winds gusting above 40 knots have...

The livestock sale season ended last week (Thursday October 17th) with the final sale of all classes of sheep in Stornoway. Lewis and Harris Auction Marts have limited the sales to five this year,...

Stornoway fire station’s manager has left the island with a final message for householders – keep safe! Station manager Craig Lauder is on end-of-service leave back in his home town of Alloa ahead...

A man who appeared in Stornoway Sheriff court on Tuesday (October 15th) is being kept in custody for a further court appearance. The 29-year-old man was arrested at an address in Stornoway late at...

The MV Isle of Lewis has today (Sunday October 20th) returned to her old duties between Stornoway and Ullapool, standing in for the Loch Seaforth which has gone for annual overhaul. The Loch...

There’s growing anger and dismay among island animal-lovers after news that the national charity Cats Protection has decided to wind down its support for rescuing, neutering and rehoming cats in the...