1 Tribute to Gerry Macleod
Tribute has been paid to former Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Councillor, Gerry Macleod, who has passed away at his home in Glasgow.
2 European Social Fund Helps Comhairle and Partners Tackle Poverty
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has been successful in an application to the European Structural and Investment Funds 2014-2020 to extend its Western Isles Poverty and Social Inclusion programme to 2022. The…
3 Maritime Heritage to be Showcased as Part of the Year of Coast and Waters 2020
Museum nan Eilean and Comhairle nan Eilean Siar have received funding from Bòrd na Gàidhlig and Museums Galleries Scotland to employ a maritime heritage project officer as part of this year’s Coasts and…
4 Better Options Available in ATC Modernisation
Transport Chiefs in the Western Isles have highlighted that HIAL were offered a sensible, safer and better value for money option by their own consultants in the ongoing dispute about centralising air…
5 Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is now on Instagram!
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has established a new Instagram page to complement the active Facebook and Twitter pages which have very good levels of engagement from the public.
6 Respite Policy Consultation – Drop-in session
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar and Western Isles Integration Joint Board (IJB) are currently reviewing the respite policy across the Western Isles.
7 Comhairle Welcomes New Offshore Wind Supply Chain Commitment
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has welcomed a commitment by the Scottish Government and Crown Estate Scotland to retain supply chain benefits from Offshore Wind in Scotland.
8 HIAL Displaying Gross Lack of Ambition for Islands
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has hit out at HIAL’s lack of ambition for the Islands displayed in their announcement that plans for the centralization of Air Traffic Control services are proceeding and that…
9 Dìleab @ Celtic Connections to be Streamed Live on Internet!
The Dìleab performance at Celtic Connections at 7:30pm this evening, Friday 17th January, will now be streamed LIVE on the internet at www.dileablegacy.com.
10 Lochmaddy Pier Improvement Project
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has awarded a £10.1m contract to marine, civil engineering and building contractor, L&M Keating Ltd to carry out upgrade works at Lochmaddy Pier in North Uist.
11 2020-21 Athlete Travel Award Scheme
The Islands Athlete Travel Award Scheme allows up to 8 Elite athletes from the Outer Hebrides the opportunity to benefit from the program designed to support travel costs in the islands.
12 The Show Must Go On!
70 Island pupils scheduled to appear at Celtic Connections on Friday night will be flown by Loganair following fears that ferries will not be running in time to get them to their appearance in Glasgow.