It will come as no surprise to those well-acquainted with Lochmaddy that a national study has paired the Isle of North Uist with Barcelona! In a special study, areas of the UK were matched to...

The frontline in the battle for sea-borne access to the Hebrides is not at sea…but on the phone-lines and in the ferry port terminals where tempers are fraying and frustrations are showing as...

SNP Candidate for Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Alasdair Allan, has called for action by NHS Western Isles to reassure people in the Isle of Barra about the long-term future of their GP service. Alasdair...

New temporary arrangements will commence next month to cover out-of-hours medical services and hospital medical cover on Barra and Vatersay.   The arrangements will be in place for a period of six...