Imagine the excitement of seeing a product that you brought into existence, being stocked in one of the UK’s premium food stores. Now imagine that you stop into a branch to see it for yourself –...

The Isle of Barra Distillers – makers of the award-winning Barra Atlantic Gin – have signed a deal that will see the gin sold at 120 Waitrose & Partners stores across the UK. “This is a massive...

Barra councillor Kenneth Maclean has launched an interactive map to flag up infrastructure repairs and improvements on the island. The public map is hosted at Google Maps and can be used by...

The Western Isles NHS has today (Wednesday December 21) publicly named the Western Isles-based newspaper which it attacked earlier in the week for negative reporting. NHSWI claims there has...

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...

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;...