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  • Fuel Update

    The multi-agency Emergency Planning Coordinating Group for the Western Isles, WIEPCG, met today Friday 16th March at 11am to discuss the recent fuel shortage in the islands.

     
  • Comhairle Responds to HIAL Parking Charges

    Chairman of Transportation and Infrastructure, Cllr Uisdean Robertson, said: "The Comhairle is aware that there has been a huge increase in the number of parked cars at Stornoway Airport and recognises the need for something to be done to mitigate the situation. However a flat rate three pounds per day, irrespective of whether you're parked for two hours or 24, seems a high charge..."

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  • Major Investment Announced For Stornoway

    The Scottish Government has awarded £2.3m of funding towards an ambitious scheme to regenerate large parts of the Newton and Goat Island areas. 

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  • Scottish Land Commission Public Meeting

    The Scottish Land Commission are continuing their successful series of public meetings this year, the second one of 2018 will take place in Stornoway.

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  • Comhairle Secures Government Funding For Major Investment

    Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has been successful in attracting £2.3m from the Scottish Government's Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF) for a major investment programme in Newton, Stornoway.

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