A wealth of facts and figures about the Western Isles population has been released in the latest socio-economic update produced by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar - and contrary to gloomy predictions...

BBC ALBA will kick off 2023 in bold fashion with the launch of Harris Tweed-based drama, An Clò Mòr.The new, six-part series will premiere on BBC ALBA and BBC iPlayer on Monday 2 January 2023 at...

Businesses and organisations in the Western isles can apply to Comhairle nan Eilean Siar for a grant to switch vehicles and boats to hydrogen. The 50% grant is to help businesses and organisations...

Crofting is an ideal model to help meet many of the challenges of the 21st century, but the Scottish Government has still not woken up to it. That was the message from a packed gathering of the...

Struan Macdonald, a young crofter from Assynt, has won the Scottish Crofting Federation’s prestigious Young Crofter Award, presented at the SCF Gathering by Jon Strickland, chair of The MacRobert...

A jinxed Welsh rugby player with a family connection to the Outer Hebrides looks set to earn his first cap playing for Wales. Josh Macleod has been attempting to get his first cap since 2020, but...

Remembrance Sunday have been marked through the Western Isles since Friday (11 November) with services and memorial tributes as well as the keeping of the two-minute silence. A remembrance service...

  One kind of foreign visitor group that the Highlands and Islands will no longer be seeing - however many ferries there are - is schools groups.  This is because of the impact of passport...