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...

A former HIE industrial estate on Grimsay is poised to become a new sea salt production facility. The proposal being mooted by local businessman Duncan Griffiths is to install two polytunnels at...

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...

There's been a general outburst of official welcomes for the latest moves on wind power schemes for the seas around the Hebrides. But GMB Scotland Secretary Louise Gilmour struck a much more...

Her Majesty’s Coastguard celebrates the 200th anniversary of the organisation today (Saturday 15 January.) Although this week’s celebrations will be low-key Stornoway, it’s hoped that a coastguard...

Na h-Eileanan an Iar MP Angus MacNeil has called for the UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, to resign in light of the Covid rule-breaks at No.10 in May 2020 at the peak of the pandemic. Mr MacNeil...

Act first to save rural communities in Scotland…then look for UK visa help. That's the view of the Scottish Crofting Federation (SCF). The SCF says it supports the recent Scottish Government...