A respiratory assessment and Covid-19 treatment resource will be set up in Castlebay School and Leisure Centre. At present, no Covid-19 cases have been identified in the Western Isles. However,...

Planning applications, the Uists, March 27 The following planning applications are pending consideration by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.  All information and accompanying documents are publicly...

Following a request by NHS Western Isles to Comhairle nan Eilean Siar — and given the limited resources on Barra and Vatersay and its distance from hospital resources — it has been agreed, as a...

Virtual isolation across the Western Isles comes into force from midnight tonight (Sunday 29 March) as island airports move to a new emergency service. As of tomorrow (Monday) Highlands and Islands...

Castlebay and Vatersay Community Council have been asked to report to the Scottish Government about the measures taken in response to the Covid-19 outbreak. Anyone with concerns about the...

HIAL to close its airports to all but a skeleton air service, a decision which will affect Stornoway, Benbecula and Barra. MSP for Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Alasdair Allan said: “I think people in the...