The Western Isles are victims of uncontrolled rises in heating oil prices as the international economic crisis gathers even more pace with the threat from Russia to cut gas supplies. During...

A memorial service is to be held in Harris later this summer as a celebration of the life of Catherine MacLeod, of Strond, Harris and Lochganvich, Lochs, who passed away after a long illness on 22...

Castlebay Community Campus The Comhairle has received a pre-application Community Consultation Notice as planning authority regarding the proposed Castlebay Community Campus. The proposal,...

The bureaucratic tangle that is destroying the Western Isles home insulation programme is a catastrophe for many islanders. That's the view of Councillor Angus McCormack who chairs the Outer...

A top level meeting is to take place between Na h-Eileanan an Iar MP Angus MacNeil and UK Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Kwasi Kwarteng, over the potentially...

A new Scotland-wide reading initiative has been announced to inspire and encourage people to read every day to boost their mental health and wellbeing.  A national reading moment, called ‘Na bi...

Businesses across the Islands are being hit by the combined impact of the vast outbreak of Covid-19 infection and the remaining anti-Covid regulations, particularly as regards to...

People with Covid-19 like symptoms must not enter public buildings run by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar - while masks remain mandatory and 'virtual' meetings preferred. That's been made clear in a...