Archive for June 2021

  • Young people urged to apply for Job Start Payment

    Social Justice Secretary Shona Robison has urged eligible young people to apply for Job Start Payment if they are starting a new job after a period of unemployment. Image, Press & Journal

  • Trading Standards Warning

    Trading Standards Officers at Comhairle nan Eilean Siar are reminding residents in the islands that they can display "No doorstep sales" signage. Image, junkmailstickers


  • Manchester, Salford and Bolton travel restrictions lifted

    A temporary travel restriction between Scotland and parts of north west England is to be lifted.

  • Comhairle meets with UK Government on Connectivity

    The Leader of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Roddie Mackay, today met with Mr Michael Gove, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, to discuss a range of issues around connectivity and the challenges facing the Western Isles.

  • Athlete Travel Award Scheme

    The Islands Athlete Travel Award Scheme allows Athletes from the Outer Hebrides the opportunity to benefit from the program designed to support travel costs in the islands.