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The Western Isles Duke of Edinburgh’s Award ceremony for Lewis participants took place on Friday December 1 in the The Nicolson Institute, Stornoway. 

Over 100 young people were presented with the award, which was launched in 1956 and encourages the development of skills of people aged 14 to 24.

This year’s ceremony was opened by Councillor Paul Finnegan, Chair of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar's Education, Sports and Children’s Services Committee. The awards were presented by Ms Helen Anderson, Director of DofE Scotland.