• Trading Standards Warning

    Trading Standards are warning Consumers that there is a current fraud where island residents are being telephoned by scammers claiming to be from BT. The callers state that your internet connection is affecting the BT service but that they can resolve the problem by talking you through a series of steps which ultimately gives them access to your laptop or computer. Image © Hayspost.

  • Comhairle nan Eilean Siar: Community Library Consultation - 2016

    We are currently reviewing how we provide library services in the Western Isles so that we can work towards delivering an up-to-date library service that will meet your needs. Image ©

  • Saturday Story Times - at Stornoway and Tarbert Libraries

    Free story sessions for children 8 years and under, and their families. Image © 2016 Scottish Book Trust.


    Notice is hereby given under Regulation 9 of the Local Authority Accounts (Scotland) Regulations 2014 that copies of the unaudited Accounts for Comhairle nan Eilean Siar for the year ended 31 March 2016 and all associated documents relating thereto will be available for public inspection at the Council Offices, Sandwick Road, Stornoway, on any week day from Friday 1 July 2016 to Thursday 21 July 2016 between the hours of 9.00am and 5.00pm.

  • High Levels of Shellfish Toxin

    Monitoring work undertaken on behalf of Food Standards Scotland has identified raised levels of shellfish toxins in Caolas Èirisgeigh (Kyles of Eriskay). Eating shellfish such as cockles, mussels or razor fish from these areas may pose a risk to human health. Image ©marlerblog.