Small businesses in the Highland and Islands are set to suffer following the Scottish Parliament’s passing of a short-term lets licensing order. The impact of this will be hugely disproportionate...

Tory and Labour MSPs have joined in protest at the SNP-led Scottish Government's imminent imposition of tighter fire safety standards on homes across the country. Housing Secretary Shona Robison...

Researchers at the University of the Highlands and Islands have found that the potential for remote and rural communities across Scotland's west coast to develop small tidal energy schemes may be...

A partnership providing free use of leisure facilities across Scotland – including the Outer Hebrides – now includes access to multiple leisure facilities across the Shetland Islands. The Leisure...

NHS Western Isles plans to resume some elective surgery from Monday, January 31.  The decision was taken on November 24, 2021 to postpone non-urgent planned care episodes and appointments.  From...

Facing a tide of evidence about the limited impact of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 – plus rising public discontent - the Scottish Government is ending the the latest phase of personal...