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[ Friday, 01 March 2019 - Sunday, 31 March 2019 ]
1 Athlete Travel Award Scheme 2018-19 Awards
Eight elite athletes from the Outer Hebrides are set to benefit from a scheme designed to support travel costs for island competitors.
2 Trading Standards Warning Over Dangerous Goods
CNES Trading Standards have destroyed dangerous goods which were seized from doorstep sellers visiting the islands over the last year.
3 Comhairle Announces Leisure Link Partnership
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar today announced a new leisure link partnership with four other areas of Scotland that will see ‘Slàinte Mhath’ members able to access leisure facilities out with the Western …
4 Lewis and Harris Youth Concert Band Brings Home Gold!
Last November the Lewis and Harris Youth Concert Band, conducted by Gavin Woods and Callum Watt, qualified for the finals of the Scottish Concert Band Festival.
5 Trading Standards Warning
Trading Standards are asking residents in the islands to be wary of any telephone calls purporting to be from their bank.
6 £1.9M Laxdale School Extension Officially Opened
The official opening of the £1.9M Laxdale Primary School extension and alteration took place this morning, Wednesday 21st March 2019.
7 Transfer of Our Power Customers to Utilita
Hebrides Energy is continuing to seek to ensure that customers are on the best possible deal for them following the transfer of Our Power customers, including those who had signed up to Hebrides Energy…
8 Extension to Care Units Consultation
Over the last month, the Integration Joint Board has been consulting on how best to make use of three care units in Point, Uig and Carloway.
9 Comhairle Calls for a 600MW Capacity Inter-Connector
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has noted the position of Energy Regulator, OFGEM, to approve a resubmitted proposal for a 450MW transmission link to the Western Isles based on the two LWP projects being successfully…
10 Congratulations For Pipe Band
Sgoil Lionacleit Pipe Band took second place in the ‘Freestyle’ competition at the Scottish Schools Championships, at Inveralmond High School in Livingston.
11 Comhairle Secures Government Funding for Major Investments
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has been successful in attracting over £2.1m from the Scottish Government’s Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF) for a major investments in both Phase 1 of Ceolas’ Cnoc Soilleir…
12 Comhairle Welcomes Arnish Announcement
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has welcomed the announcement of new work coming to Arnish.