• Blue-Green Algae

    Recent samples taken at Loch a Bhaile, Shawbost Isle of Lewis have indicated the presence of blue-green algae.  As a precautionary measure, notices have been posted next to the loch, warning that contact with the algal scum should be avoided. 

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  • Highlands and Islands European Partnership Paper on Regional Policy

    Scotland Europa member Highlands and Islands European Partnership, has prepared a position paper on future Regional Policy post-2020.

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  • Children’s Screen Use Survey

    The Outer Hebrides Children and Young People's Improvement Collaborative is gathering information on the use of screens within families with young children, and would welcome views at the survey below. 

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  • Jobs at Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

    You can find out further information about all our posts and apply online using the MyJobScotland  website. (iPhone and Android apps are available).

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  • Fuel Prices as of 5 July 2018

    Please see the table for Western Isles Fuel Prices as of Thursday 05 July 2018. 

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