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...

The number of cases of Covid-19 found across the Western Isles continuer to run at more than 100 every day on average. The latest update from NHSWI Chief Executive Gordon Jamieson for Saturday...

New discussions have taken place between the Scottish Government, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar and Tighean Innse Gall about the disastrous local impact of new national rules about home ventilation....

A visit to the Western Isles by European seafood buyers has been hailed a success by island businesses today (Thursday 10 March). Seafood Scotland hosted a week-long tasting trip to the islands for...

The Labour Party has gone on the attack over the failure to develop the potential for community ownership of renewable power supplies across Scotland.  The Western Isles Labour party galvanised...

The Queen has appointed Mr Iain Macaulay DL as Lord-Lieutenant for the Western Isles to succeed Mr Donald Martin who retires on 21 March 2022. Born and brought up in Sollas, North Uist, Mr Macaulay...

The Eriskay Pony Society is celebrating 50 years of preserving the island’s unique indigenous pony A handful of islanders established “The Association for the Preservation and Development of the...