A telephone befriending project is getting underway in a bid to combat the social isolation made worse by lockdown, as part of a community wellbeing drive by Point and Sandwick Trust. Twelve...

The 10th August marks one year since Michelle Macleod survived a cardiac arrest, after competing in the Harris Marathon.  Being Michelle, she's not planning to celebrate sitting down, she's only...

 Commitment to customer service in the face of the unprecedented demands of Coronavirus has earned CalMac customer service staff the highest level of accreditation The helpfulness and...

Bird-spotters in the Western Isles have been seeing life with a rosy tint over recent weeks as a rare visitor is spotted at a number of locations around the isles. Rose-coloured starlings have been...

Churches of all denominations are making plans for a cautious return to communal worship, after First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s announcement last week that places of worship may re-open from...

New visiting arrangements will be in place from tomorrow (Monday July 13) across all hospitals in the Western Isles. All NHS hospitals across Scotland are starting to allow people to visit patients...