Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron is pressing the Scottish Government to take urgent action to protect our unique machair coastal habitat. The Scottish Conservative MSP said: “An explosion...

Bosom Buddies, the weekly local breastfeeding support group led by NHS Western Isles, has restarted. Whatever way local mums choose to feed their baby is their decision, but it is also important...

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...

Obsolete BT phone boxes are to be repurposed for community use under a new initiative by the North Uist & Benbecula Locality Planning Partnership. The phone boxes, victims of the mobile phone...

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...

North Uist Distillery is toasting 2022 by making all ten of their employees into shareholders in the company. The distillery has earned a reputation for being a progressive and forward-looking...

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,...