So, today (Wednesday March 17) the great pandemic question stands before us again: Is this the light at the end of the tunnel…or is it the lights of an on-rushing train? The latest update last...

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar today (Wednesday February 24) joins a range of community representatives in the islands in formally rejecting proposals from Scottish Government agency Transport Scotland...

A year ago, Scotland as a whole committed to #KeepThePromise to its children and families, following conclusion of the Independent Care Review. On the Western Isles, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar...

NHS Western Isles and the band Peat & Diesel are reminding islanders to keep safe and avoid unnecessary risks, particularly in light of the recently announced holiday guidance from the Scottish...

NHS Western Isles is, from today (Monday February 1) requiring all staff, visitors and those attending healthcare appointments at our hospitals and other premises to wear a clinical face mask on...

A message in a bottle dropped from a fishing boat off Newfoundland was swept on to the west shore of the Isle of Barra yesterday (Saturday 5 December) – and picked up by a dog. The discovery, just...