• Improving Lives, Improving Life Chances

    The Outer Hebrides Child Protection Committee in partnership with the Domestic Abuse Forum and the Adult Protection Committee recently held a Public Protection Conference, Improving Lives, Improving Life Chances, at An Lanntair. The event was co-funded by the Chief Officers Group and the NHS Western Isles Health Promotions Department.

  • ADVANCE NOTICE of Blythswood Shoebox Appeal November 9th, 10th, 11th

    The Blythswood Shoebox Appeal will be held in Lewis and Harris on Thurs 9th.   3.30pm - 6 pm ; Friday 10th. 3pm - 7 pm

    and Saturday 11th November 10 am - 12 noon. Image © St Marys RC Church Nairn

  • Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Draft Gaelic Language Plan 2018-2022 Public Consultation

    The Comhairle are preparing a Gaelic Language Plan for 2018-2022 for the Western Isles, in terms of the Gaelic Language (Scotland) Act 2005. This Plan makes clear how the Comhairle will promote and increase the use and learning of Gaelic, both within the organisation itself, and in the communities of the Isles. Image ©

  • First Aid for Under 5s in Borve

    We have the following class coming up this month - First Aid for Under 5s. 

    Please pass on to anyone you think might be interested.

    Advance registration is required. Image © British Red Cross



  • Energy Advice

    Trading Standards Officers at Comhairle nan Eilean Siar are advising residents that they should contact Home Energy Scotland in the first instance for free and impartial advice concerning offers of free heating, insulation or other similar offers. Image © Energy Saving Trust.