The wave of strikes affecting the transport industry will affect Stornoway airport on on Monday, 19 December and Thursday, 22 December while completely closing Barra and Benbecula airports, hitting...

The local Western Isles Lottery Team is again holding competitions for the best Residential Lights displays in Barra and Vatersay. Janet Paterson of Western Isles Lottery said, “It is the sixth...

Isle of Barra Distillers has confirmed they now have full planning permission to push ahead with their £12 million development project. The distillery is now poised to work on a purpose-built...

National UK regulators OFGEM seem to have agreed that it's worth trying to prevent Uist and Barra being cut off from the national electricity grid. Earlier they had indicated a casual lack of...

Hebridean Housing Partnership has made a number of donations to charities, it has announced today (Tuesday November 29) At their AGM on 31 August 2022, HHP agreed to donate £1,000 to the following...

Developing the Young Workforce Outer Hebrides marked Scottish Careers Week 2022 by hosting Careers Events across the Western Isles last week. The week’s events started on Tuesday 8 November when...

There have been major wins for Island companies in the revived 2022 Highlands & Islands Food & Drink Awards. Top locally-based winners were Bùth Bharraigh community shop in Castlebay;...

Scotland’s Mobile Cinema, the Screen Machine, is on its way back to the Western Isles, with five scheduled stops in Harris, Uist and Barra between 31 October and 12 November. The 80-seater digital...