Organisers of Benbecula’s Eilean Dorcha Festival pulled off a storming first night last night (Thursday 21 July) despite what must have seemed like odds stacked against them. Ferry disruption...

Erect holiday home Planning consent is being sought for a timber frame holiday let building at Rhughasinish, Lochcarnan. Applicants, Mr and Mrs R & M MacPhee of 16 Rhughasinish, are planning a...

It's free movie night next Wednesday (June 29) at Lionacleit Library with the screening of topical British comedy, Grow Your Own. The 2007 movie is described as a warm-hearted comedy with many...

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...

Alterations to an existing house  Angus Ferguson of 3 Claddach Kirkibost has applied to the Comhairle for planning consent to alter and extend the two-storey property there.  The proposal is to...

Site temporary cabins The Royal Artillery Range Hebrides in Balivanich is seeking permission to instal temporary cabins on site. At the time of writing, no documents relating to the application,...

This month (June) sees the return of Art on the Map, the annual summer trail around the art venues of Uist and Barra, after the Covid-19 years. It will run until the end of...