Those aged 16 and 17 in the Western Isles are now eligible for both a first and second dose of the COVID vaccine.   They are encouraged to attend one of NHSWI's advertised COVID vaccination drop-in...

The growing number of people needing urgent care at hospitals in the Western Isle is leading - again - to the cancellation or postponement of less urgent medical work.  For many months now, NHS...

Island MSPs have clashed over the the way post-Brexit community funding is being used to reinforce UK sovereignty in Scotland. Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron has described what he said...

The Hebridean Dark Skies Festival will return to the Isle of Lewis in February 2022, with an arts and astronomy programme bringing together Scotland’s new Astronomer Royal Catherine Heymans,...

The first ever Scottish Careers Week starts today (Monday 15 November 2021) and the head of Colleges Scotland has urged people to think of college as their first stop on the way to a great...

  In keeping with the theme of global talks at COP 26 in Glasgow this week, Scottish Water has today (Tuesday 2 November) given an update on peatland restoration projects in Lewis. Peatlands act...