Uist Unearthed is heading to Barra next week to bring their Virtual Reality headset workshop and reveal details about the next phase of the innovative award-winning archaeology project. The...

A new rupture to the ferry system serving the Western Isles has been exposed this afternoon (Wednesday 1 February) – this time as the Sound of Harris service is completely lost over two days. It...

The RNLI’s Barra island lifeboat station is looking for volunteers to join the all-weather lifeboat crew, saving lives at sea from Castlebay. There’s been an all-weather lifeboat in Barra since...

Has CalMac cost the economy of the Isle of Harris and beyond millions of £s by needlessly cutting back on the use of MV Hebrides to meet over-stringent timetabling? That's question which Kenny...

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) in Scotland yesterday (Monday January 30) launched its biggest state-of-the-nation survey project, The Big Small Business Survey. Owners of small...

Artisan producers from throughout the Western Isles were front and centre at a recent showcase event by Scotland House in London in celebration of Rabbie Burns. The Burns Night event highlighted...

The cat is out of the bag – or that’s the way promoter Charlie Clark has described news released today of the main headliner for the newest summer festival in the islands. John Fogerty, legendary...

Photo by Till Rottmann
Concern is being voiced about the internationally-important puffin colonies in the Western Isles following a spate of bird deaths in the Canary Islands. Puffins are critically endangered, and the...