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Barraigh, Bhatarsaigh, Eiriosgaigh , Uibhist a Deas

Barra, Vatersay, Eriskay, South Uist

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Uist School Closures

In light of information received on potential school-related cases, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has taken the decision to close all schools in Uist for the next 3 days to staff and pupils, as a precautionary measure, until test results give a clear picture. Image © MacinnesBros.

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Planning Applications Board

The online meeting of the Planning Applications Board takes place on 29 September 2020, at 10am.  Live audio can be accessed  here.

On this page you'll find information about the most southernly council ward in the Western Isles, taking in the islands of Barra, Vatersay, Eriskay and South Uist. This ward elects four councillors.

 

 

Barra and Vatersay


The community Coordinator for this Barra and Vatersay is Marion MacNeil email address: mmacneil@cne-siar.gov.uk


The Isle of Barra website provides information for visitors and locals alike on life in Barra.

South Uist

 

In 2006 South Uist orchestrated the largest community buyout in Scoltand. Since then Stòras Uibhist has managed the majority of land on the island for the benefit of the local community, in addition to land on Eriskay and Benbecula.