Island families who are going short of food due to coronavirus are to get support from the Scottish Government via Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, it was announced yesterday (Sunday 5 April).The money is...

The international military training exercise Joint Warrior is continuing in the waters and in the air around the Western Isles, but on a scaled back level due to the real international crisis caused...

Eilean Siar Foodbank co-ordinators have today (Monday 6 April) described as ‘phenomenal’ the response of islanders to the growing need for food parcels during the upheaval caused by...

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the Western Isles has risen to four, it was stated by the Scottish Government today, Sunday April 5. In a post on Twitter, NHS Western Isles later...

CalMac’s ferry MV Isle of Lewis is heading for Castlebay this morning (Monday April 6) to take up a late run for Oban, after a weekend sheltering in Stornoway harbour.The veteran ferry was sent to...

£700,000 of Scottish Government funding will be used to establish an Urgent Response Fund to support museums and galleries critically affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. The Digital Resilience and...