Berneray is ready to welcome a familiar resident on Saturday evening (27 February), as the CalMac ferry MV Loch Portain meanders her way home. Loch Portain and her crew are taking a long, sheltered...

BBC ALBA’s long-running Gaelic drama series Bannan has been picked up for a North American launch by streaming service MHz. Announced by producers Young Films and the sales distributors,...

Emergency services fielded reports of a ‘green flare’ over the Western Isles last night, as amateur astronomers were preoccupied with the landing of NASA’s Perseverance rover on Mars. Stornoway...

An Election for eight Directors to serve on the Western Isles Development Trust is being undertaken on behalf of the Trust by the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Election Team.  Two Directors will be...

Two island businesses are well on the way to a much greener future, after getting support for their environmental efforts from a Government grant scheme. Essence of Harris and Sandwick Bay Candles...

As all our readers should know, we are now all on Level 4 of Scotland's Coronavirus restrictions. Only Orkney and Shetland, and a handful of smaller islands, remain in Level 3. For the last three...