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  • Comhairle Expresses Disappointment at Ferry Delay

    The Comhairle has expressed its disappointment and frustration at the recent announcement that the new ferry which is to be allocated on the Uig-Lochmaddy-Tarbert route will not now be entering service until at least summer 2020.

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  • Uist Economic Taskforce Welcomes New Regeneration Strategy for Balivanich

    A meeting of the Uist Economic Taskforce Working Group took place in Benbecula on Friday 24 August 2018.  Issues under discussion included the future provision of affordable housing, the development of economic links with the Faroe Islands and the on-going prospects of a Uist Spaceport.

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  • Statement on Resilience Fund

    The Comhairle has tentatively welcomed today's announcement by Michael Matheson MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity, that £3.5m is to be invested by Scottish Government to reduce the risk of vessels breaking down and to return them to service quicker if they do. Image © Alamy.

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  • Traffic Regulation Orders (TRO) - Orders in Place

    Please see below regarding the Temporary Road Closure Order on Saturday 1st September 2018 between 12:15 and 13:15 for the Disney Procession.

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  • Join 'The Twenty Pounders at ISL' !

    We all know how easy it is for the pounds to gradually creep on over the years, so here at ISL we are offering a programme leading up to Christmas called ' The Twenty Pounders'!

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