The Western Isles are victims of uncontrolled rises in heating oil prices as the international economic crisis gathers even more pace with the threat from Russia to cut gas supplies. During...

A memorial service is to be held in Harris later this summer as a celebration of the life of Catherine MacLeod, of Strond, Harris and Lochganvich, Lochs, who passed away after a long illness on 22...

The bureaucratic tangle that is destroying the Western Isles home insulation programme is a catastrophe for many islanders. That's the view of Councillor Angus McCormack who chairs the Outer...

A new Scotland-wide reading initiative has been announced to inspire and encourage people to read every day to boost their mental health and wellbeing.  A national reading moment, called ‘Na bi...

Businesses across the Islands are being hit by the combined impact of the vast outbreak of Covid-19 infection and the remaining anti-Covid regulations, particularly as regards to...

According to a new study of population growth and decline on Scotland’s islands from 2001 to 2020, people are fleeing east Stornoway and increasingly locating around Broadbay and on Point. The...

As feelings of crisis reach boiling-point across the community about the struggling ferry services, MSP Alasdair Allan intervened in the Transport Minister’s statement in the Scottish Parliament...

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, the National Centre for Gaelic Language and Culture, has entered a new partnership with Duolingo to deliver the app’s popular Scottish Gaelic language course that has attracted...