Transport Scotland has confirmed that an increase in ferry fares due to take effect across the CalMac network on 26 March is to go ahead as planned. But CalMac have also announced today (Thursday 4...

A chance to celebrate traditional Gaelic (Scottish or Irish) and Breton singing comes on Friday (5 March) with an online cèilidh hosted by Linn Phipps of Lower Bayble. Srùbag is a monthly event...

The path ahead remains rocky and our small business community is going to need all the support that it can get, said the Federation of Small Businesses Highlands & Islands Development Manager,...

A new environmental charity is launched across the highlands and islands today (Wednesday March 3) with the sole aim of encouraging community-based projects which will restore and regenerate the...

Barra’s annual 5k, 10k and half marathon road race has been cancelled for the second year, as lingering uncertainty over coronavirus restrictions prevails. Organisers announced yesterday that the...

More than 50 per cent of adults in the Western Isles have now received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, says NHS Western Isles. This gives the islands the highest vaccination rate in...