1 Concern Over Uist Ferry Services
Uist Economic Task Force Working Group Register Concern Over Uist Ferry Services
The Chairman of the Uist Economic Taskforce Working Group has expressed strong concern about the present ferry situation…
2 New Legislation for Carers
The Carers (Scotland) Act 2016 comes into force on 1st April and Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is working with NHS Western Isles to prepare for its implementation.
3 Comhairle Welcomes Judgement In Macleod v Noble
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar welcomes the judgment of Sheriff Sutherland in the case of Macleod –v– Noble. The judgement was issued on 27 March 2018 and upholds the actions of the Comhairle in protecting…
4 Comhairle Thanks The Nicolson Institute and Stornoway Amenity Trust
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has thanked both The Nicolson Institute and Stornoway Amenity Trust for the unveiling of the slate engraving and stone cairn at Carn Gardens, Stornoway, earlier today.
5 Long Overdue Book Finally Makes it Back to Stornoway Library
When the Alastair McIntosh ordered a second hand book on eBay recently, he was thrilled to get a first edition with the dust cover still intact. However, he was less impressed to find that the volume …
6 Comhairle Responds to Barra Flight Announcement
Chairman of Transportation and Infrastructure, Cllr Uisdean Robertson, said: "The Comhairle is very pleased to hear of today’s announcement by the Minster for Transport and the Islands that air services…
7 Fuel Update
The multi-agency Emergency Planning Coordinating Group for the Western Isles, WIEPCG, met today at 11am to discuss the recent fuel shortage in the islands.
8 Comhairle Responds to HIAL Parking Charges
Chairman of Transportation and Infrastructure, Cllr Uisdean Robertson, said: "The Comhairle is aware that there has been a huge increase in the number of parked cars at Stornoway Airport and recognises…
9 Major Investment Announced For Stornoway
The Scottish Government has awarded £2.3m of funding towards an ambitious scheme to regenerate large parts of the Newton and Goat Island areas.
10 Scottish Land Commission Public Meeting
Scottish Land Commission Invites Lewis Residents To Public Meeting. The Scottish Land Commission are continuing their successful series of public meetings this year, the second one of 2018 will take place…
11 Comhairle Secures Government Funding For Major Investment
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has been successful in attracting £2.3m from the Scottish Government’s Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF) for a major investment programme in Newton, Stornoway.
12 World Earth Hour 2018
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar to participate in World Earth Hour 2018.
For the ninth year running, the Comhairle will participate in World Earth Hour. Last year more than 10 million people in the UK, 172 …