There were no additional positive cases of Covid-19 recorded in the Western Isles yesterday (Friday January 22). However, none of the samples from Barra – where the total number of positive cases...

Snow and ice may cause travel disruption last night and early today (Saturday January 23) said the Met Office yesterday – and they weren't wrong as the photographic view from Achmore above from...

Fairer convergence payments are a welcome win for crofters, says the Scottish Crofting Federation (SCF)  It acknowledges timely and fairer payments of the ‘convergence uplift’ and Less Favoured...

Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron says next week’s Scottish Government budget, due to be announced on Thursday 28th January,  must include special measures to revive the economy of his...

Aid to Scottish fishing-industry firms brought to a near halt by Brexit-related restrictions will be capped at £100,000 and will only take account of the period following January 1, 2021. That's...

NHS Western Isles is highlighting to local communities the importance of being vigilant for COVID-19 testing and vaccination scams.  Scammers across the world are trying to take advantage of...