• Blue-Green Algae

    There are indications that blue-green algae may be present at Loch Nan Geadh near Daliburgh in South Uist.  As a precautionary measure, notices have been posted next to the loch, warning that contact with the algal scum should be avoided. Image © superfoodliving.

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  • Iolaire Fob Watch

    A fob watch, often photographed as an object representative of the Iolaire disaster, will be on display at Museum nan Eilean this October as part of an exhibition commemorating the tragedy.

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  • Western Isles Fuel Prices

    Please see the table for Western Isles Fuel Prices as of Thursday 24 May 2018. 

    Image © Hollywood Bollywood

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  • Shawbost Primary School awarded Eat Safe

    The Eat Safe Award is granted by the Environmental Health Service of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar in conjunction with Food Standards Scotland. The award is available to all establishments selling food directly to consumers.

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  • Pentland Road Works

    Road users are advised that the Pentland road has been closed from today, 24th May until 29th June for essential bridge replacement works between Achmore and Breascleit branch road junctions.

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