The Isle of Lewis ferry is out of service again as another storm approaches. MV Isle of Lewis has developed an issue with one of her bow thrusters which has greatly reduced her ability to manoeuvre...

Today, Monday March 8, is International Women's Day, a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. Castlebay Community School tweeted: "Today is...

NHS Western Isles is now inviting new eligible groups who have not yet received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, to contact them for an appointment.  Those being invited to contact us for a...

A man is to appear in court at a date not yet set, after an incident of unruly behaviour at on Saturday morning (6 March). Barra police were called to attend an incident in the Castlebay area at...

Coastguard and RNLI teams were called out after dark on Friday (5 March), to the assistance of a single-man fishing vessel in trouble off the coast of North Uist. The fisherman aboard the small,...

The side-effects of drug abuse continue to affect more families in the Outer Hebrides, says NHS Western Isles. The stigma of drug use often means individuals, families and those who are taking...