The following planning applications are pending consideration by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.  All information and accompanying documents are publicly available on the CnES website Extension to...

The new Child Disability Payment has opened for applications from people living in the Western Isles. From today (Monday July 26), families of children with a disability or long-term health...

Ferries erupted back on to the political agenda at national level as yet another CalMac service was suspended - between Oban and Craignure on the Isle of Mull - with its ferry, MV Coruisk, out of...

The frontline in the battle for sea-borne access to the Hebrides is not at sea…but on the phone-lines and in the ferry port terminals where tempers are fraying and frustrations are showing as...

A 999 call from walkers on the island of Pabbay south of Barra started a rescue chain for a man who had been badly injured on the island yesterday (Wednesday 16 June). The man, a foreign national...

SNP Candidate for Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Alasdair Allan, has called for action by NHS Western Isles to reassure people in the Isle of Barra about the long-term future of their GP service. Alasdair...