“There is no Planet B” – standing in front of the council headquarter in Sandwick Road, Stornoway, today (Friday May 24th)  in the message from Sakshi (S4) and Gabi (S1) is clear now is the time to tackle climate change head on.

The two Nicolson Institute pupils are taking part in the worldwide climate change demonstrations led by young activist Greta Thunberg.

Jamie McGowan was last night (Thursday 23rd May) hailed as the Director of the Year in Scotland among Small and Medium-sized Businesses for his work leading the Tarbert-based company, Essence of Harris

Essence of Harris only celebrated its fourth birthday in the past few days – having grown from two people to 14 in that time as well as expanding into purpose-designed premises in the village.

Today (Thursday) following a short ceremony Donald Martin, Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant to the Western Isles announced the renaming of the Lewis Retirement Centre to become the Failte Centre.