Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has worked with local artists to provide exclusive 30 minute weekly Cèilidh footage to all Care Homes throughout the Western Isles in order to provide residents with some...

The mental health of students is under threat following yesterday’s ban on socialising with anyone outside of their halls of residence or accommodation. That's the view of Rhoda Grant MSP for the...

A care home in Daliburgh has suspended admissions, discharges and visiting following yesterday’s (Friday September 25) confirmation regarding three positive cases of COVID-19 in Uist. The local...

For the first time since lockdown began Comhairle nan Eilean Siar have had a full set of council committee meetings, explains council leader Councillor Roddie Mackay. The meetings "were held online...

A mix of tradition and innovation is giving the blackhouse village at Gearrannan a major facelift, as thatchers work on the roofs of two of the buildings in the historic village. A team from the...

Shetland Islands Council has now formally written to both the UK and Scottish governments about exploring options for achieving financial and political self-determination for the island group, the...