A new, high-tech solution to protecting both grazing land and cows is being tried, tested and approved at An Lot in North Dell, where ‘geo-fencing’ is helping to manage the grazing of cattle in a...

While islanders look on and the rest of the UK is lashed by storms, it’s our stories of wild weather that are in demand next week as part of a continuing citizen science project. Làn Thìde emerged...

There's been a lot of talk recently about whether it was a good idea to have the islands run by a Council consisting entirely of older males…and some effort has been put into encouraging women to...

Students at Castlebay Community School have secured £3000 for the Uist and Barra Foodbank through the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI), supported by ferry operator CalMac. The S3 team, made...

As if Covid-19 scams, B52 nuclear bombers overhead, and vanishing ferries weren't enough to cope with, Island firms are now getting sent invoices from their own customers which are actually fake....

The rocketing price of electricity and gas supplies is sparking protests and action-plans across the political world.  Long-serving Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Councillor Angus McCormack, who chairs...

Highlands and Islands MSP Donald Cameron is pressing the Scottish Government to take urgent action to protect our unique machair coastal habitat. The Scottish Conservative MSP said: “An explosion...

Bosom Buddies, the weekly local breastfeeding support group led by NHS Western Isles, has restarted. Whatever way local mums choose to feed their baby is their decision, but it is also important...