The latest initiative to tackle hardship brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic is now well under way on the west side of Lewis. Barvas Foodbank was launched on May 12th and is already meeting the...

Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron yesterday (Wednesday 27th May) reminded decision-makers in Holyrood that crofters and farmers have worked throughout the coronavirus pandemic – while...

A family of feral cats have become unlikely screen stars after sparking an emergency rescue operation this month. Cat rescue group WISCK (Western Isles Support for Cats and Kittens) got an...

The death of Murdina Macleod of Upper Carloway in April this year saw the passing of a way of life now more usually spoken of as past history in the Isle of Lewis. Having turned 106 in January,...

A new company launched during the lockdown has found that bringing the world to a standstill provided a spur to success, even while staying at home. In fact, Innes Harrison says that working from...

The Iolaire-based novel 'As The Women Lay Dreaming' by Isles author Donald S Murray has been shortlisted for this year's Paul Torday Memorial Prize. Donald, who now stays in Shetland said: “I feel...