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  • Scottish Parliamentary Election: 5 May 2016

    Na h-Eileanan an Iar Parliamentary Constituency - There will be a Pre-Nomination Briefing Meeting for Candidates and Agents on Monday 14 March 2016 at 4.00pm in the Council Offices, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis. Image © Scottish Parliament.

     
  • Failte Cafe

    The Failte Café will be open today from 12-2pm in Pointers. You can find more information on our new Failte Cafe Facebook Page.

     
  • NEW! sets of books available to reading groups

    Western Isles Libraries have launched a new service; we now have sets of books available to be borrowed by reading groups anywhere in the isles. Please share this information.

     
  • 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.

     
  • OUTER HEBRIDES DESIGN AWARDS 2016

    The third Outer Hebrides Design Awards are now open for nominations. The Awards will be presented in the categories of Housing, Business / Non-domestic and Conservation. Image © WalkHighlands.