• Scottish Parliamentary Election - 5 May 2016

    The Scottish Parliament Election will be held on Thursday 5 May 2016. There are 129 elected members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs) - 73 are Constituency members elected using the "first-past-the post" system. The remaining 56 are Regional Members, who are elected using the Additional Member System. Image © Scottish Parliament.

  • Trading Standards Warning

    Trading Standards Officers from Comhairle nan Eilean Siar are aware that there are doorstep sellers currently on the Isle of Lewis who may be selling generators, power washers and chainsaws. Image © Hu12net.

  • Dog Fouling

    Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar will be stepping up its enforcement campaign against dog fouling over the next few weeks to help combat an increase in complaints. Image © Signmission.

  • Budget 2016/17

    Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has set its budget for 2016/17 with £1.439m amount of service savings. The Comhairle was obliged to make the service savings as part of an overall package of £8.5m of savings because of a reduction in settlement funding of 4.5%.

  • Failte Cafe

    Failte Café will be open today in Pointers from 12-2pm.  In addition to our usual menu we are offering a special Take Away Meal Deal which includes soup, a sandwich and a carton of fruit juice for £3.  We are also serving take away tea and coffee for £1.