Outer Hebrides Tourism has swung into action to prepare for a reopening of the tourism season, following Tuesday’s announcement from the First Minister on the easing of travel restrictions around...

A new crisis has today (Wednesday 14 April) engulfed the ferry services to the Western Isles. This is due to a major failure of the port engine on MV Loch Seaforth. CalMac Ferries says the vessel...

Isles air services are coming under threat as a result of the UK Government's insistence on withdrawal from co-operation agreements with the European Union as part of its Brexit policy, says Angus...

Communications are being improved to and from council buildings across the islands, says Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.   In the Council headquarters on Sandwick Road, the Chamber has has state-of-the...

The impact of the latest changes in Covid-19 restrictions in the Western Isles has attracted criticism. “So tourists can stay in people's homes say b’n’b or whatever. But we are not. That is just...

The end of the Muirburn season in Scotland comes in the middle of a new warning of extreme risk of wildfire for parts of the Western Isles. In the warning, issued today (Tuesday), the Scottish Fire...