A new online competition has opened to find the best beach – and the best picture of a beach – in the Western Isles.It’s the second year that the popular weather page...

The Met Office has lifted all weather warnings affecting the Western Isles, with an updated warning this morning (Sunday 23 February) showing that the area of risk has now moved away from the...

Coastguard teams worked together to bring three patients for urgent hospital treatment, as gale force winds battered Barra and Uist yesterday evening. Stornoway Coastguard helicopter R948 was...

A piper with roots in Barra has been appointed pipe-major in the Glasgow Police Pipe Band. Duncan Nicholson returns to the role he held from 2010-2015 and replaces Alisdair McLaren. With less than...

The 10:18am bus run is scheduled to go ahead as planned today (Friday 21 February). The 8:30am public service run was cancelled due to continuing high winds. All morning school buses have also...

Barra Airport could be named the most scenic in Europe this year. The poll, annually run by PrivateFly, sees Barra competing against 12 other airports in Europe. Other regional categories...