Emergency services fielded reports of a ‘green flare’ over the Western Isles last night, as amateur astronomers were preoccupied with the landing of NASA’s Perseverance rover on Mars. Stornoway...

Royal Navy explosives experts were in Benbecula today (Monday 8 February) carrying out a controlled explosion of ordnance washed ashore on beaches in South Uist. Reports came in to Stornoway...

The  ‘Be Safe – Be Seen’ campaign for local people when venturing outdoors is reminding Islanders about taking essential safety measures, particularly wearing reflective colours when outside. A...

A major split emerged publicly this week in the hospitality and tourism sector as the UKHospitality Scotland organisation gave its positive reaction to a Scottish Parliament  committee’s vote on...

A year ago, Scotland as a whole committed to #KeepThePromise to its children and families, following conclusion of the Independent Care Review. On the Western Isles, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar...

NHS Western Isles is, from today (Monday February 1) requiring all staff, visitors and those attending healthcare appointments at our hospitals and other premises to wear a clinical face mask on...