The Scottish Crofting Federation (SCF) has acknowledged the outcome of the recent election of Crofting Commissioners, saying that they have their work cut out to effectively regulate...

MPs in Westminster have acknowledged the special role which air services play in the Scottish Islands and Highlands compared to the rest of the UK.  The covid-19 pandemic, which brought varying...

The Western Isles are one of the top four best places in Scotland to own an electric car, according a new report.  Orkney is the best area in Scotland to own an electric car with more than 137...

On Friday 18 March 2022, The Crofting Commission Elections 2022 were declared at the count in the Town House in Inverness. The results were as follows: The Western Isles: •            Iain M...

The Aros Centre - a familiar sight for islanders on the main road out of Portree towards Broadford on the Isle of Skye - has changed hands after being in existence for almost 30 years.  Today...

Having had over 250,000 plays of its media content since the launch of its first stage last year, the SpeakGaelic multiplatform learning project is moving to its second stage. This will see it...

Woodland Trust, Director for Scotland, Alastair Seaman visited a number of planted woodland schemes in the Western Isles last week.  The visit, which was co-ordinated by Project Advisers, Viv...

NHS Western Isles have now started issuing letters inviting parents to make an appointment for vaccinations for youngsters aged 5-11. They say:"If your child is aged 5-11, please look out for their...