The weeks ahead will see no further mass vaccination clinics as the huge programme which began six months ago on the Western Isles continues to wind down. There were no new cases of...

The delivery of a new ferry for the triangular route between Uig, Tarbert and Lochmaddy has been put back to summer 2023, it was announced yesterday (Thursday 24 June). Ferguson Marine’s turnaround...

June 30 2021 is the deadline to apply to the EU settlement scheme, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is reminding people. If you are an EU citizen, resident in the UK before 31 December 2020, you and your...

It will come as no surprise to those well-acquainted with Lochmaddy that a national study has paired the Isle of North Uist with Barcelona! In a special study, areas of the UK were matched to...

Scotland’s colleges are leading a push to become the most ethical in the world where jewellery-making, gold and silversmithing is concerned – and Stornoway students are playing an active part in...

Black Watch veteran and former councillor Major Colin Campbell passed away in Trianaid Care Home on North Uist on Sunday May 23. He was aged 87. His funeral was today (Thursday 27) at Nunton...