The University of the Highlands and Islands has appointed Professor Todd Walker as their next principal and vice-chancellor. Professor Walker is currently provost and deputy vice-chancellor...

A commemorative pin badge commemorating the loss of the Iolaire is to be offered again for Remembrance Day this year, it was announced today (Monday 19 October). The distinctive badge sold out...

Scotland’s national clinical director, Professor Jason Leitch, has considered using the Scottish islands as trial areas for Coronavirus testing on arrival, according to a report in today’s Herald...

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is pleading for help in facing up to a crisis over its level of financing. It wants to know where it should make savings or enforce efficiencies.  As part of this...

More than three quarters of people in the Highlands and Islands are concerned about the volume of single-use items and packaging used across the country and would support regulations that limit...

A total of 5,110 cooked meals were provided to people in need through Point and Sandwick Trust’s pandemic services, it has been revealed. Also, 3,373 emergency food parcels were provided and 1,556...