Nominations for the election of Councillor for the Beinn na Foghla agus Uibhist a Tuath Ward must be in by 4pm today.

Forms can be obtained from the Council Offices, Balivanich, Isle of Benbecula, or Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Sandwick Road, Stornoway.

They are also available on the Comhairle website here

If more than one valid nomination is received, an election will be held and voting will take place between 7am and 10pm on Thursday 26 March 2015.

Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer, 42 Point Street, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis by Wednesday 11 March 2015.