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[ Tuesday, 01 December 2020 - Thursday, 31 December 2020 ]
1 Launch of Horizon 2020 project “ROBINSON”
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar and the University of the Highlands and Islands’ Environmental Research Institute (ERI) have teamed up to participate in the recently launched EU Horizon 2020 project “ROBINSON".
2 Young Carers Initiative Receives Donation
The Western Isles Island Games Association Men’s and Women’s football teams have come together to donate to £330 to Pointers Youth Centre’s Young Carers Program.
3 Christmas Concert
On Monday 21 December at 7pm the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Facebook Page will host the Nicolson Institute’s online Christmas Concert.
4 Piping Tutor Farewell
Last week we said farewell and thank you to Domhnall Padruig Nicholson as he 'retired' from his role as Castlebay School's volunteer chanter and piping tutor. Domhnall Padruig has been instrumental in…
5 Risk of Avian Influenza to Domestic Poultry
The Comhairle are reminding poultry keepers of the increased risk of Avian Influenza to domestic poultry. All appropriate and practicable steps must be taken to ensure that poultry are housed, or otherwise…
6 Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards 2021
The Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards are Scotland’s biggest celebration of young people aged 11-26.
7 Outer Hebrides Local Child Poverty Action Report
The Outer Hebrides Anti-poverty Strategy Group has approved its draft Outer Hebrides Local Child Poverty Action Plan for further public consultation.
8 Refuse and Recycling
There are a number of planned changes to Refuse and Recycling Collections in the Western Isles on Friday 25 December 2020 and Friday 1 January 2021.
Householders are requested to present their wheeled…
9 Preparing for the Winter Months
Our unpredictable Hebridean winter weather can present us with many diﬃculties and dangers. There are however a few simple steps we can all take to ensure that we are ready for any severe weather conditions.…
10 Education, Skills and Children’s Services Recovery Plan
The Director for Education, Skills and Children’s Services has detailed the work undertaken to maintain the safe and effective operation of schools during the COVID-19 pandemic and the preparations made…
11 Education Performance Update
Despite the challenges staff and pupils have faced this year, Comhairle schools have once again performed above the national average.
12 Bonus Payment Scam
Trading Standards have been alerted to a scam currently circulating on mainland Scotland.