This year’s marks the twentieth year of the National Gaelic Schools Debate.   The competition started in 1999 and has been very successful over the years.  The competition gives pupils a chance to...

Save lives by registering domestic electrical appliances after buying them, urges Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron.  Mr Cameron said: “Around three quarters of fires in Scottish homes are...

A long-distance charity walker has described herself as feeling ‘on top of the world’ as she crossed the mountains into Lewis from Harris yesterday (Monday October 21st). Karen Penny, from the...

Scottish Water is urging customers to help stop bogus callers as conmen try to take advantage of the clocks going back. Householders should follow three simple steps – CARD, CHECK and CALL – to...

The smell of household gas distributed through the town of Stornoway is to change from Monday (28th October). SGN, the company that distributes natural and green gas across Scotland, is also...

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...