Students at Castlebay Community School have secured £3000 for the Uist and Barra Foodbank through the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI), supported by ferry operator CalMac. The S3 team, made...

Isle of Barra Installation of roadside safety barriers Scottish Water has submitted two planning applications to erect roadside safety barriers on land to the southwest and southeast of their...

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar say they are making strenuous efforts to improve the representation of women in elected roles at the council. An online workshop is to be run by the campaign organisation...

Castlebay Pool is closed as from today (Friday 22 October). Unfortunately there has been a breakdown in both circulation pumps affecting the pool, says Comhairle nan Eilean Siar on Twitter.  The...

Army veteran Dan McNeil said today (Monday 6 September) that he had landed in Barradise, after less than a day on the island of his ancestors. Despite the grey and breezy weather, the marathon...

The following planning applications are pending consideration by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.  All information and accompanying documents are publicly available on the CnES website Extension to...

The new Child Disability Payment has opened for applications from people living in the Western Isles. From today (Monday July 26), families of children with a disability or long-term health...

A 999 call from walkers on the island of Pabbay south of Barra started a rescue chain for a man who had been badly injured on the island yesterday (Wednesday 16 June). The man, a foreign national...