The side-effects of drug abuse continue to affect more families in the Outer Hebrides, says NHS Western Isles. The stigma of drug use often means individuals, families and those who are taking...

It’s never been more important to show our support for apprenticeships, say major employers and training organisers throughout the Western Isles. Lews Castle College, CalMac Ferries and Comhairle...

Transport Scotland has confirmed that an increase in ferry fares due to take effect across the CalMac network on 26 March is to go ahead as planned. But CalMac have also announced today (Thursday 4...

More than 50 per cent of adults in the Western Isles have now received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, says NHS Western Isles. This gives the islands the highest vaccination rate in...

Barra’s annual 5k, 10k and half marathon road race has been cancelled for the second year, as lingering uncertainty over coronavirus restrictions prevails. Organisers announced yesterday that the...

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar today (Wednesday February 24) joins a range of community representatives in the islands in formally rejecting proposals from Scottish Government agency Transport Scotland...