NHS Western Isles is reminding members of the public that Ospadal Uibhist agus Bharraigh (Uist and Barra Hospital) in Balivanich remains closed to the general public.

Only patients, those attending appointments, individuals identified as the Designated or Essential Visitor, or members of NHS staff should be attending the hospital at the current time.

"We would point out in particular that neither the Dining Room or hospital toilet facilities are open to the public.

"We appreciate your cooperation and assistance with these restrictions," says NHS Western Isles