The RNLI’s Barra island lifeboat station is looking for volunteers to join the all-weather lifeboat crew, saving lives at sea from Castlebay. There’s been an all-weather lifeboat in Barra since...

Sgoil Lionacleit Pipe Band are now more than halfway to their fundraising target to attend The Scottish Schools Pipe Band Championships in March. They are hoping to raise £5000 to cover the travel...

The community-backed Bùth Bharraigh in Castlebay is entering a new chapter – with a major public appeal for £6000 in funds to develop their work that has been going from strength to strength since...

Gaelic short-film competition FilmG has announced its nominees, with filmmakers from the Isle of Barra and the Isle of Skye, and previous FilmG stalwarts all making strong impressions. Faced with a...

The Screen Machine mobile cinema is on its way to Uist, full of the latest hit movies. It is due in Carinish Hall car park on Thursday, February 9 and will show Matilda the Musical and The Banshees...

WIRED, the leading US tech and science magazine, has named Barra’s Traigh Mor one of the world’s top 10 extreme runways. Barra was selected from among the 41,000 airports worldwide as having a...