Two council wards on the Western Isles face a second attempt to find some councillors to represent them. That's after too few candidates cam forward for the recent elections.  Councillors are to...

The Isle of Barra is to become an international carbon neutral trailblazer, according to a Scottish Government plan announced yesterday (17 May) by rural affairs minister Mairi Gougeon MSP. Barra...

Barra mariner Iain Macneil is back on dry land, after setting a new world first circumnavigation of the world’s southern oceans. Iain and his crew sailed into Lanzarote’s Puerto Calero harbour on...

Groups in Uist and Barra have benefited from awards made by the CalMac Community Fund. The latest round of the Fund, delivered in partnership with Foundation Scotland, welcomed applications...

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee runs from the 2 to 5 June 2022 - and on the Western Isles, the Ness district is leading the way in recognising the event. And there's a need to register events and...

A Barra man who has spent the past six months voyaging the world’s southern oceans has made his last port stop before completing an official world first – a round-the-world circumnavigation (via...