• Comhairle unites to protest at no island appointments to CalMac Board

    At its recent meeting Comhairle nan Eilean Siar unanimously supported a motion expressing disappointment at the lack of island based members appointed to the Calmac Board and supported a call for a review of the appointments process.

  • Urgent Action Needed on Ferries

    With islands at crisis point as widespread chaos engulfs ferry services throughout the Inner and Outer Hebrides as a result of over runs in the Calmac dry docking schedule and the breakdown of MV Hebrides, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is calling for urgent action

  • Severe Weather – Yellow Warning

    The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for wind, covering the Western Isles, on Thursday 10th February. The warning is valid between 0300 and 1200 on Thursday.

  • ROADS Wednesday, 09 February 2022

    Wintery Conditions Forecast. Gritters deployed treating Priority 1, 2 and 3 roads in Lewis & Harris.  Please drive to the conditions.

  • Consultation on the customs system

    The UK government has published a call for evidence inviting businesses, traders, and the public to feedback on the customs system.