A Scottish Government Minister today (Tuesday August 9) urged tens of thousands of school leavers to consider colleges as a first-choice destination. Jamie Hepburn, Minister for Higher Education...

A five-day visit to Skye, Lewis and Harris left UK government minister for Scotland Iain Stewart MP with a clear impression of island innovation. The visit in late July was planned ahead of the...

It’s no exaggeration to say that nowadays we are drowning in plastic. The rise of single-use plastic is having a devastating effect on the environment, be it plastic bags, food packaging or...

North Uist Distillery is back in the industry limelight with three medal wins in the Guild of Fine Food Great Taste Awards. Their Downpour Scottish Dry Gin picked up a coveted two-star award, while...

An innovative ‘click and collect’ service for local produce in Uist has been launched by Tagsa Uibhist in its East Camp, Balivanich headquarters. NeighbourFood Tagsa aims to help people save fuel...

Hebridean Housing Partnership has confirmed that a proposed housing development in Knockintorran, North Uist, has passed an important milestone. Though still in the very early stages of...

Na h-Eileanan an Iar MP Angus Brendan MacNeil sparked a media and regulatory frenzy with a proposal to solve the meter installation crisis affecting new homes occupation in the islands. Mr MacNeil...

Tickets for the Berneray premiere of DÙTHCHAS | HOME - a documentary based on home movie footage from the Sixties and Seventies - are now available. The tickets for the August 18 showing in...