Runaway growth in the population of greylag geese in the Western Isles is simply on the verge of making it impossible for crofting agriculture to survive.  There are believed to be 8,000 geese in...

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is seeking to strengthen its links with the UK Government, welcoming the establishment of an Island Forum as part of the Conservative 'Levelling-Up' campaign. Comhairle...

The nominees have been announced for this year's Crofting Commission elections. The Returning Officer yesterday (Monday 31 January) published the list of candidates who wish to stand in the 2022...

Hundreds of individuals with Cystic Fibrosis and their families across Scotland have benefited from the unique and targeted support services provided by The Leanne Fund over the last 12 years. As...

The Scottish Government’s cabinet secretary for health and social care has signalled a positive approach to the needs of island patients travelling for life-altering diagnoses at mainland hospitals,...

Up to 26,000 people across the Highlands and Islands are being invited to take part in a regional survey on what’s important to them living and working in their communities. A total of 13,000...

Tourism businesses in the Highland Region have been warned that 'significant' charges will be levied on them as part of the new licensing scheme for short-term lets. The Scottish Government...

If the transport chiefs in Edinburgh were expecting a traditional island welcome for their plans to to tunnel their way to transport security on the isles, they must have been sadly disappointed by...