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[ Wednesday, 01 July 2020 - Friday, 31 July 2020 ]
1 The Stornoway Abattoir
The Stornoway Abattoir opens for the 2020 season on Monday 3rd August 2020.
Bookings can now be made by calling the Abattoir on 01851 70 6733.
2 Comhairle Representatives Meet Paul Wheelhouse MSP, Minister for Islands
On Thursday 16 July 2020, Comhairle Leader Roddie Mackay, Councillor Uisdean Robertson and Chief Executive Malcolm Burr met with Paul Wheelhouse, MSP, Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands…
3 Automatic Cycle Counter Set for Removal From Lewis
An automatic cycle counter, installed two years ago on Lewis, is set to be removed following the completion of a Sustrans study into cyclist numbers in the area.
4 Artists Announced for Virtual EDF
This year’s Eilean Dorcha virtual Festival will be streamed on the Comhairle Facebook page this Friday and Saturday at 8pm.
5 Review of Polling Districts and Polling Places
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is to undertake a review of Polling Districts and Polling Places within the Na h-Eileanan an Iar area. The review will particularly focus on the suitability of premises or facilities…
6 Advice for Funerals
The Scottish Government has updated its advice for funerals available at https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-for-funeral-services/pages/overview/
7 Comhairle Highlights Invaluable Role of Local Businesses Throughout the COVID-19 Crisis
Following the recent launch of its Economic Recovery Strategy, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, this week has paid tribute to the invaluable role local businesses have played throughout the COVID-19 crisis.
8 Comhairle Congratulates Students
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar would like to congratulate all students, throughout the Western Isles, who have finished University, College or an apprenticeship at this difficult time. Many graduates will…
9 Stornoway Town Centre Parking Charges
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is reinstating the parking charges in Stornoway Town Centre from Monday 20th July.
10 High Levels of Shellfish Toxin
Monitoring work undertaken on behalf of Food Standards Scotland has identified raised levels of shellfish toxins in Loch Leurbost in Lewis and Loch Seaforth, East Loch Tarbert and Sound of Scalpay in …
11 Crofting Commission Creates New Jobs in the Western Isles
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar welcomes the Crofting Commission’s decision to use Government funding to create four new jobs in the Western Isles.
The Scottish Government awarded the Crofting Commission …
12 High Levels of Shellfish Toxin
Monitoring work undertaken on behalf of Food Standards Scotland has identified raised levels of shellfish toxins in West Loch Roag - Miavaig and Eilean Tenish in Lewis