A total of 17 individuals in South Uist have now tested positive for the virus that causes COVID-19 infection, NHS Western Isles reports this afternoon (Monday September 28). All the individuals...

MSP Alasdair Allan visited Lews Castle College UHI today (Monday September 28) to welcome new Principal and CEO Sue Macfarlane as Graduation Week launches.  Mr Allan met students who are being...

A mariner injured on board a cargo vessel in the Atlantic was brought to hospital in Stornoway on Saturday (26 September) after a 12-hour wait for his vessel to get within range. Stornoway...

The next area to benefit from upgraded walking routes between Stornoway and Point will be Steinish, after Mossend Residents Association secured more than £42,000 from the Crown Estate Coastal...

Western Isles athletes are digesting disappointing news after the announcement on Saturday (26 September) that the 2021 NatWest International Island Games will not go ahead. The games, set to be...

Schools throughout Uist are being kept closed tomorrow (Monday September 28) and for at least the following two days as the impact of the Covid-19 outbreak focused in South Uist spreads.  There are...