As part of the Connecting Scotland project, Western Isles Libraries have been allocated a number of Chromebook laptops.  These are to be gifted to digitally excluded families with children and care...

A company with five marine servicing yards across Scotland has secured a new four-year contract to service CalMac vessels. And Dales Marine Services Ltd has pledged to offer four new appenticeships...

The following planning applications are pending consideration by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.  All information and accompanying documents are publicly available on the CnES website.    New...

The rollout of COVID-19 vaccine in the Western Isles is well under way, with those whose lives are most at risk from the virus being prioritised in the first phase of the vaccination programme....

With the weather doing as much to keep people indoors as Covid regulations, the idea of settling down with a good book has gripped many. In Harris, there’s a fine selection of books and DVDs which...

Scouring the world for spare ferries that suit Island communities could be the way to solve the continued crisis involving Hebridean ferries, with no reserve vessels, regular breakdowns and hugely...