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  • Action on Stroke Month

    A stroke is a brain attack. It happens when the blood supply to the brain is disrupted. Most strokes occur when a blood clot blocks the flow of blood to the brain. Some strokes are caused by bleeding in or around the brain from a burst blood vessel. Image © CHSS.

     
  • Local Committee in Full Swing for Mod nan Eilean Siar 2016 / Comataidh Ionadail Ag Obair Cruaidh airson Mòd nan Eilean Siar 2016

    The local committee for Mòd nan Eilean Siar 2016 has established a detailed plan of upcoming events in the lead up to October, when thousands of Mod goers will descend upon the Western Isles. Tha comataidh ionadail Mòd nan Eilean Siar 2016 air plana mionaideach a dheasachadh airson tachartasan a' ruith chun an Dàmhair, nuair a bhios na mìltean de dhaoine a' tadhal air na h-Eileanan an Iar. Image © acgmod.

     
  • WISE Power Launches Best Community Project Award

    Do you know a fantastic community wind project? Have you been involved in a wind energy project which has shown outstanding commitment to local people? Nominations are open NOW for the best community wind project in Europe! Image © Wisepower.

     
  • Am Mòd Nàiseanta Rìoghail 2016, na h-Eileanan an Iar-Farpaisean Pìobaireachd/Royal National Mòd 2016, Western Isles- Piping Competitions

    Tha obair ullachaidh airson Mòd Nàiseanta Rìoghail 2016 a-nis aig àrd-ìre agus bu mhath leis a' Chomunn Ghàidhealach cur an cuimhne fharpaisich pìobaireachd gum feumar tagraidhean a bhith a-steach ro Dihaoine 8mh Iuchar 2016. With preparations for Mòd 2016, Western Isles well underway, An Comunn Gàidhealach would like to remind any potential senior and junior piping competitors that the entry deadline for Mòd 2016 piping competitions is Friday 8th July 2016. Image ©acgmod.


     
  • Study Examines Feasibility of Extending Air Discount Scheme

    Research is being carried out to explore the feasibility of the Scottish Government reintroducing the Air Discount Scheme for all types of business users and extending the scheme to include local authority personnel, as well as individual travellers. Image © Scottish Government.