A report is to be commissioned into the future needs and costs of the Stornoway abattoir, after it was raised as an issue at the Comhairle’s budget meeting yesterday (Tuesday 23 February). Members...

The Scottish Liberal Democrats have chosen Neil Mitchison as their candidate for the Western Isles in the next Scottish Parliament election.  Neil, a Gaelic speaker from Kintyre who spent many...

Because of positive cases of COVID-19 in Western Isles Hospital, the decision has been taken to temporarily restrict visiting while contact tracing is under way. Until further notice, visiting will...

Post-production work is beginning this week (Monday 30 November) on a new film set in the Isle of Lewis, after a successful and socially-distanced three weeks of filming on the West Side of the...

The Harris Tweed Authority said on social media yesterday (Monday January 11). "On Sunday the 10th of January, we were deeply saddened to learn of the death of our friend and colleague Mr Norman...

The chairman of Harris Tweed Hebrides, Brian Wilson, has joined in calls for the UK Government to abandon plans to end tax-free shopping for international visitors from the end of the year. In a...