Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MP Angus MacNeil has reacted with dismay that the Chancellor has no plans to increase the Rural Fuel Rebate. Mr MacNeil wrote to Chancellor Rishi Sunak in March calling for...

Students from Sir E Scott and Sgoil Lionacleit secured an award of £3000 for Western Isles Women’s Aid and Western Isles Cancer Care Initiative through the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative...

NHS Western Isles is encouraging anyone who is eligible for the COVID-19 spring booster and who has not yet come forward to get vaccinated by the end of June.  These additional vaccinations have...

A new Arthroplasty Practitioner, Nicola Libby, has been added to the team, says NHS Western Isles’ Orthopaedic Service. Nicola will begin her post from June 27 and will spend some time working...

Calum Macdonald, aged 26, is about to complete his 3rd year of BEng (Hons) Energy Engineering and was recently awarded a £1000 prize for ‘Best Engineer’ in the UHI Business Awards. Calum has shared...

Fish farm request The Scottish Salmon Company is sounding out the Comhairle about creating a new 1.26-hectare salmon farm off the northeast coast of Benbecula. Tentatively named Morrison’s Rock...

Stòras Uibhist has appointed Alana Macinnes as Flora Macdonald officer to organise a range of events to celebrate the Uist heroine’s 300th birthday. The historic milestone will see several...

The deadline for an Outer Hebrides-themed photo competition which is offering more than £700 in prize money has been extended to June 30. The theme for the competition being run by Museum &...