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  • Tourism related to archaeology is worth approximately £4m to the Western Isles

    The Comhairle's Sustainable Development Committee today heard that tourism related to archaeology is worth approximately £4m and 80 FTE jobs in the Western Isles, but has the potential to be worth £8m and 160 FTE jobs. Image © Michael A Blanchette

     
  • Motiv8 October 2017

    We can't believe it's already that time again! Our October Motiv8 Programme is now available to view online by following the link below or we have paper copies available at ISL Reception.

     
  • Increased Representation

    Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has decided to increase the representation of women in the Comhairle's decision making processes.

     

     
  • Door to Door Charity Collections

    In Scotland, the collection of Direct Debit promises is not currently covered by Charity licensing rules. Therefore a door to door collection for direct debit does not require to have a licence from CNES. Image © SIC

     
  • Isle of Lewis War Memorial Restoration 2017

    Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is pleased that the restoration works to the Lewis War Memorial have now been completed. The Comhairle was successful in securing a substantial grant of £132k from the War Memorial Trusts, First World War Memorials Programme, for £200k of refurbishment proposals. Image © We Love the Isle of Harris.