In a final indignity for CalMac’s beleaguered island service, a small charter boat was yesterday (Monday 3 January) the only lifeline for passengers who urgently needed to travel between Barra and...

Answering ten questions about future energy needs in Uist could net you one of three prizes by completing the Uist Local Energy Plan’s online survey. The group, part of Community Energy Scotland,...

Three venues in the Western Isles are on the schedule for Scottish Opera, as they begin their new tour of Opera Highlights shows on 8 February 2022. Tickets are on sale now for the...

Scottish Labour has called on the Scottish Government to delay the introduction of new regulations to make homes safer and control fire risks.  The party says there are mounting problems with the...

With two books published, a bursary win, and a guest appearance at COP26 in Glasgow, 2021 was a non-stop year for writer and poet Donald S Murray. And 2022 is shaping up to be no different, with...

Winners have been announced for a competition encouraging householders across Uist to light up the islands for Christmas. Earlier yesterday (21st December 2021) on the shortest day of the year,...