Tribute by Brian Wilson Norman Macarthur – or Brot, as he was almost universally known – was a man of sharp intellect, robust opinions and fierce loyalties to the causes he supported and the...

The centralisation of Air Traffic Control (ATC) services is proceeding and Benbecula Airport is to be downgraded, Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd says. Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has hit out at...

The 1,440 small Western Isles businesses could potentially find themselves paying Comhairle nan Eilean Siar £2.2 million a year collectively, and some perhaps more than £7,000 individually, if...

While the Western Isles have been dealing with high winds, high tides and winter disruption, the thoughts of some have turned to the other side of the world, where a stifling hot summer and raging...

Western Isles-based internet company Voove, based in Benbecula, has stepped in to the void being left by the closure of (Hebnet) Connected Communities. Voove was founded in 2004 and originally...

Local councils will be given new powers to licence and limit the number of short-term lets, such as AirBnB. Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MSP Alasdair Allan has backed this announcement from the...