The annual Angus Macleod Memorial Lecture will take place on November 2, at 7:30pm in the e-Sgoil premises on Francis Street, Stornoway.

The lecture, in partnership with the new Comhairle nan Eilean Siar e-Sgoil initiative, will be broadcast live throughout the Western Isles which will enable a larger audience to view and participate in the event.

The lecture will be given by Donalda MacKinnon, the director of BBC Scotland. The subject of the lecture will be ‘The Role of the BBC in an ever Changing Global Communications Industry’ and will reflect on how recent political, social and technical development have affected the BBC’s work and its future role, specifically on broadcasting in Scotland.

Entrance is free and all are welcome. If you wish to attend, or want more information on the various broadcasts, please book by contacting Mira Byrne at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone at 01851 822850.