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  • Opportunities for local businesses in offshore wind

    Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has welcomed the recent launch - by Crown Estate Scotland - of the ScotWind Offshore Wind Leasing Round. 

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  • Comhairle Campervan Concerns

    Further to a meeting with Paul Wheelhouse, MSP, and Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands, in July, the Comhairle wrote to the Minister on 11 August expressing its concerns and those of its communities about the significant increase in campervans and motorhomes travelling to the Western Isles since the easing of lockdown and the health and environmental concerns and complaints from communities about 'wild camping' or 'roadside camping'.

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  • Temporary Road Closure - Castle Access Road

    In accordance with requirements for maintaining/inspecting its bridge assets Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar propose to install replacement precast culvert units at the Castle Access Road culvert adjacent to the Golf Club under two evening road closures. Image © InYourArea

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  • Outer Hebrides LEADER and EMFF Films

    The Outer Hebrides LEADER and EMFF (European Maritime and Fisheries Communities Fund) 2014-2020 Programmes have both supported nearly 60 unique projects thus far in the current programme. Image © North Harris Trust

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  • A letter to Visitors from CnES and NHSWI

    Dear Traveller,

    Help us keep the Western Isles safe - a message to people travelling to and within our islands...

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