A 50% discount on ferry fares for school minibuses is to be launched jointly by Transport Scotland and CalMac this week. The reduced prices will be available for minibuses taking pupils to...

Lochboisdale is to lose its ferry connection to Mallaig tomorrow (Wednesday 1 December) as CalMac juggles with ferry availability and the annual overhaul programme. Services on Friday 3 December...

The main schools influenza (flu) vaccination programme has been completed in the Western Isles, with over 2,300 school age children now having received the best form of protection against flu this...

The Hebridean Baker, Coinneach Macleod of South Lochs, is not only back in Lewis this week – he’s on the telly too! Coinneach will be signing books at the Island Spirit Whisky shop in Stornoway on...

Warrior, poet, holy man: the revealing life story of one of Ireland and Scotland’s most important saints is told in a new documentary celebrating 1500 years since the birth of Calum Cille: An Naomh...

Two island distilleries have set out to add both warmth and local provenance to their gin, with new issues of flavour provided directly from the islands. The latest batch of North Uist Distillery’s...