Second-homes owners in the Western Isles may lose the £400 energy payment bonus granted them by the Westminster Government's proposed scheme to cut the energy bills of millions.  The Scottish...

Last night’s appearance (Thursday June 23) in Taigh Chearsabhagh by Scots poet Gerry Cambridge is to be rescheduled for October. The much-anticipated poetry evening had to be postponed at the last...

The Scottish Government has told Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MP Angus MacNeil that the introduction of booking-windows will be considered on the Calmac network. After months of pressure from Mr...

This year’s prestigious Angus Macleod Memorial Lecture will be given by Dolina Maclennan, the well-known Gaelic singer, actress and writer from Marvig in Lewis, at 7.30pm on Friday 28th October at...

After the success of Cuach na Cloinne with primary schools over the years, this year Comunn na Gàidhlig (CnaG) held Cuach nan Àrd-sgoiltean, as a pilot event, this week. Cuach nan Àrd-sgoiltean...

Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MP Angus MacNeil has reacted with dismay that the Chancellor has no plans to increase the Rural Fuel Rebate. Mr MacNeil wrote to Chancellor Rishi Sunak in March calling for...

NHS Western Isles is encouraging anyone who is eligible for the COVID-19 spring booster and who has not yet come forward to get vaccinated by the end of June.  These additional vaccinations have...

A new Arthroplasty Practitioner, Nicola Libby, has been added to the team, says NHS Western Isles’ Orthopaedic Service. Nicola will begin her post from June 27 and will spend some time working...