• Comhairle Welcomes Tier 1 Announcement

    Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has welcomed today's announcement by Scottish Government that the Western Isles will be placed in Tier 1 of the 5 Tier COVID system for Scotland.

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  • Uist community Unites to fight the downgrade of Benbecula Airport

    The Uist Economic Task Force is joining Benbecula Community Council in the fight against the downgrade of their life-line airport in Benbecula. Image © newslocker

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  • Arnish Update

    A meeting took place yesterday to discuss the future of Arnish, involving Scottish Government, members of parliament and representatives from Fife and the Western Isles.

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  • Bernera Sea Run (29th October) Postponed

    Due to forecasted weather conditions and sea states this week, the sea run to Bernera scheduled to take place on Thursday 29th October, will now go ahead on Thursday 5th November.

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  • Sandwick Road

    The Comhairle and Police Scotland have been monitoring the water level at the canal on Sandwick Rd since the decision was taken early this morning to close the road. Image © getreading

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