This morning there are no mainland ferry services from Uist to the mainland at all.  And Harris only has a tidally affected service from Leverburgh.  The ferry service from Lochboisdale was...

High winds and low cloud over the Cuillins on the Isle of Skye left the Skye Mountain Rescue Team unable to call in helicopter assistance from Stornoway in recent days. On Thursday afternoon the...

The Western Isles Citizens Advice Service is looking for new volunteers.WICAS operates across the Western Isles from four offices, located in Castlebay in Barra; Liniclate in Benbecula; Tarbert in...

Groups in Uist and Barra have benefited from awards made by the CalMac Community Fund. The latest round of the Fund, delivered in partnership with Foundation Scotland, welcomed applications...

The shinty world of the Hebrides and further afield is in mourning after news was released of the death of Skye Camanachd Chieftain Donnie Martin on Thursday (5 May). Donnie, 65, was the victim of...

Heating oil users have been left out in the cold - politically and literally - as consideration has been given to limiting the impact of the rising costs of gas and electricity.   Now SNP MSP for...

Taster sessions at UHI Outer Hebrides, formerly Lews Castle College, which start tomorrow (Wednesday May 4) are being described as a great way to find out about a subject area and decide if it’s...

Scotland's national walking charity is encouraging members of the public to get involved in a month-long campaign to celebrate the country’s love for walking. Launched for National Walking Month,...