Island families who are going short of food due to coronavirus are to get support from the Scottish Government via Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, it was announced yesterday (Sunday 5 April).The money is...

The international military training exercise Joint Warrior is continuing in the waters and in the air around the Western Isles, but on a scaled back level due to the real international crisis caused...

Eilean Siar Foodbank co-ordinators have today (Monday 6 April) described as ‘phenomenal’ the response of islanders to the growing need for food parcels during the upheaval caused by...

Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron has written to the Scottish Government after being contacted by local businesses who risk ‘falling between the cracks’ and missing out on financial help. Mr...

£700,000 of Scottish Government funding will be used to establish an Urgent Response Fund to support museums and galleries critically affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. The Digital Resilience and...

There is intense activity today (Friday 3 April) around the grounded cargo vessel MV Kaami, which has been stranded on rocks between Lewis and Skye since last month.A cluster of vessels including...