• New Settlement Officer Appointed in Outer Hebrides

    People looking to live, work or study in Uist will be sure of a warm welcome to island life with the help of a new dedicated settlement officer. Image, hebridesnews

  • Avian flu outbreak

    The Comhairle is aware that an unusually high number of dead seabirds are being seen on local beaches throughout the islands. Image © PA 

  • Community Ownership Fund Round 2 Opens

    Details of The UK Government's Community Ownership Fund Round 2 have been published. This fund helps communities take ownership of assets at risk of closure. It is only open to bids from community organisations.

  • Views Sought for Outer Hebrides Tourism Infrastructure Plan

    The Outer Hebrides Tourism sector provides welcome benefits to the islands and many communities and businesses rely on the industry to remain sustainable and prosper.

  • How to have your say on the 30th of June

    Before the council by-elections on Thursday 30 June, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is reminding voters of some simple steps to take to make sure they can have their say in the elections.