This month (June) sees the return of Art on the Map, the annual summer trail around the art venues of Uist and Barra, after the Covid-19 years. It will run until the end of...

Groups in Uist and Barra have benefited from awards made by the CalMac Community Fund. The latest round of the Fund, delivered in partnership with Foundation Scotland, welcomed applications...

A new national tourism body is urging visitors to support community-owned tourism enterprises across Scotland and deliver a boost for local jobs and services as the sector rebuilds after...

Castlebay Community Campus The Comhairle has received a pre-application Community Consultation Notice as planning authority regarding the proposed Castlebay Community Campus. The proposal,...

The Eriskay Pony Society is celebrating 50 years of preserving the island’s unique indigenous pony A handful of islanders established “The Association for the Preservation and Development of the...

A long battle by social enterprise and community produce outlet Bùth Bharraigh has ended with them gaining the chance to buy their own premises.  The building which they are currently operating...

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...