There were no positive Covid-19 tests from anywhere on the Western Isles reported yesterday – after almost 30 over the previous three days. But more testing is under way with more than 100 people...

People on Barra have been urged to stop using cash for transactions as it can transfer Covid-19 - and to watch out particularly for the Covid-19 symptom of loss or change of taste or sense of smell...

Coastguard teams across the Western Isles are joining the battle to confront the mounting Covid-19 crisis assailing the Isles of Barra and Vatersay. This weekend HM Coastguard drivers and vehicles...

CalMac’s contribution to the communities it serves has been recognised this week with the award of a ‘quality mark’ for their social care programme. The company announced on Wednesday (13 January)...

A 20mph speed limit could be heading for a street or road near you as Comhairle nan Eilean Siar moves to bring itself into line more with the Isle of Skye and Highland Council which has plenty 20mph...

The scale of the outbreak of Covid-19 on the isles of Barra and Vatersay is escalating rapidly. The latest update from NHS Western Isles Chief Executive Gordon Jamieson says there have been 17...