A special approach is being taken this year to aid Island athletes take part in major competitions elsewhere.  The Athlete Travel Award Scheme allows athletes from the Western Isles, Orkney and...

Residents throughout the Western Isles are being contacted by telephone and told that they have overpaid Council Tax by as much as £2000.  Comhairle nan Eilean Siar’s Trading Standards team say:...

Scotland’s colleges are leading a push to become the most ethical in the world where jewellery-making, gold and silversmithing is concerned – and Stornoway students are playing an active part in...

Surveyors from the Maritime and Coastguard Agency are to carry out surprise inspections of fishing vessels across the UK, it was announced on Wednesday 9 June. The unannounced inspections will be...

A new campaign, Our Isles and Oceans, launched in Scotland yesterday (Friday June 11) which will create funded programmes for younger people affected by the pandemic and lockdown. The Our Isles and...

Taigh Chearsabhagh arts centre in Lochmaddy is presenting the exhibition called Think Plastic: Materials and Making to engage audiences in a dialogue about our over-reliance on ubiquitous...