Celebrations mark 30 years of Gaelic medium education


Upper Coll grazings constable slams ousted committee


Crofters to set up grazings committee after Crofting Commission's "vindictive and illegal" actions


Calls for rig to be repaired locally  


Transocean Winner oil rig news


£200 million hydro scheme for Lewis


Virtual Western Isles school funding boost


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New minister for vacant churches

Nominations sought for Western Isles dementia friendly awards

Islander in court for careless cycling after collision with car

"Illegal"grazings' officer's appointment nears end

Feeding frenzy as mackerel attack mass shoal of fish

Careless driver

Islander receives prison sentence  

Fergus Ewing urged to make "clear and honest" statement on Crofting Commission

Harris gin rationed during bottle shortages

Rocking and rolling delays oil rig

Nurse praises Western Isles benefits' service support during cancer treatment

New islands' strategic group announced

Double accolade for Western Isles cardiac nursing team

Badly damaged oil rig secured at anchor

Listing rig under tow to safe anchorage

Legislation to give Western Isles more control of own affairs

Woman taken to hospital following "large disturbance"

Cal Mac signs official contract, commits to nearly 350 improvements on ferry services

Scammers target island tourism accommodation businesses

Stricken oil rig towed off rocks

Photos:  Successful oil rig salvage  

Drink driver loses licence  

Drugs offence

Lewis Christian Conference 2016

Salvage helicopter pilots have a short commute to work

Low tides disrupt ferry sailings

Warning over loft insulation cold callers

Piping hot for Sgoil Lionacleit

Longer visiting times for Western Isles hospitals

Rig refloating decision to be taken

Crucial tests check if Dalmore rig would sink or float

Transocean apologises for grounded oil rig

Changes for ferry winter timetables

Post Office staff vote to strike

Ferry may divert due to high winds

New technology to boost rural broadband speeds tested in Western Isles  

Air services disrupted by fog

Oil spill exercise in advance of salvage

Weather delays plane services

Fog may affect ferry sailings  

Over 200 people involved in oil rig salvage operation

Key investors to debate plans for St Kilda centre

Lewis Carnival fundraising tally  

Transocean confirm public meeting over rig on the rocks

Carloway win Eilean an Fhraoich cup

Fishermen seek compensation after rig salvage bans access to creels

Underwater robots used to pinpoint damage to holed oil rig

Emergency planning group's oil rig update

Carloway community raise concerns over grounded rig

Consultation over reintroduction of Oban - South Uist ferry

Salvage plan progresses for stricken drilling rig  

Letter:  Transocean oil spill: Who is kidding who?

New £9 million North Uist school ready for pupils

Transocean to break silence over rig grounding

Salvage team finally board grounded oil rig

Letter:  Plane service budget squandered

Letter:  Draconian named person scheme

Salvors plan to occupy stricken rig

Poor weather foils attempts to land salvors on rig

New church receives green light   

Ferry travellers disrupted by wind and landslip  

Busy year for Citizens’ Advice service

Freshwater fisherman gets lost on the moor  

53 tonnes of diesel lost from Dalmore rig

Weather prevents latest attempt to board oil rig

Former coastguard tug called in for rig removal job

Lifeboat aids broken down angling boat

Rig likely to stuck for some time, people asked to stay away for the moment  

Stricken oil rig tilts over at greater angle  

Heavy downpour forecast for Western Isles

Comhairle welcomes strong exam results

Bad weather set to hamper rig salvage  

Cal Mac staff fundraiser for MS Society

Fuel spill from grounded oil rig  

Petition to reinstate tug on west coast of Scotland

Meteor shower promises celestial fireworks display

Salvage team airlifted onboard grounded oil rig

Twelve hour timeline of oil rig emergency

Blustery weather after Sunday's storm

People clambering over hazardous cliffs to see grounded oil rig

Italian Ambassador visits Stornoway

Coastguard tug on route to grounded oil rig

Celebrations to mark Barra Airport 80th

Oil rig runs aground on island beach

Hundreds turn out despite rain on carnival parade

Lewis Carnival prizewinners list

College staff ballot over strike action  

Stormy weather disrupts ferry services

Photos: Lewis Carnival  

Photos: Lewis Carnival procession

Bethesda fundraising ceilidh

New fund encourages more disabled people to stand as council candidate

Comhairle not to be trusted with inter-island plane service, says MP

First payments from revamped croft house grant scheme  

Severe gale alert updated

Ferries timetable changes to run ahead of bad weather

Village hall fight accused in court

Severe gale warning for Western Isles

Move to stop car-free Sundays in Lews Castle grounds

Death of well known island businessman

Phone problems affect 999 calls

New bus timetables for Barra and Vatersay

Loch toxins back in safe zone

Cunningham invited to hear South Uist flooding concerns

MSP urges agencies to work together on inter-island air services

Folk legend Rab Noakes heading to Lewis

Recalling a community's fight for survival

Algae scum on loch is potentially toxic

Motorist caught in police speed check

Speedster is fined

Plans to replace electricity submarine cables

Successful Midge Biters rally

Rescue operation for swimmer caught in rip current

Letter:  "Illegal and immoral" Iraq war

Letter:  Blair accused of lying to Parliament

Teenager stole alcohol and cigarettes

Islander obtained over £900 from forged cheque

Arrests following online child abuse investigation

Vandal gives himself up

Driver failed to report car park collision  

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Payments issued under new sheep scheme

SSE faces probe over switching people onto pre-payment meters

Five coastguard teams search for overdue islander  

Skimming devices found on cash machines at ferry port

Missing man is found

Uist sunset image wins photography prize

Speeding fine

Festival film features Gaels influence on Glasgow

Letters: Told you so

Letter: Blair should be low priority

Drink driver nearly six times the legal limit

Trial set for man accused of breaking into shop

Motorist drove too fast

Labour hits out at South Uist jobs threat

MacNeil supports cross-party petition to hold Blair to account

Anger over SSE's heating tariff monopoly

MP writes to MoD over Hebrides Range job cuts

Goose cull to get underway

Jobcentre outreach in Uist

Islanders warned of doorstep sellers

Latest job vacancies

Lifeboat takes injured cruiseliner passenger to hospital

Council signs up to voluntary recycling charter

Class of 88 school reunion

Yacht grounded on rocks

Fisherman severs thumb in accident onboard trawler

Diver airlifted after suffering the bends

Hebcelt fans help boost Macmillan funds

Sea Sunday service

Repairs after lightning strike on sports centre

Historic island hotel closes

All at sea with Beyoncé rumours

Alleged vase assault woman in court

Fined over abusive remarks

Island duo complete Peking to Paris rally

New energy minister "supportive" over island renewable energy  

Bid to declare missing fisherman dead

Caledonian MacBrayne worker meets the Queen

Thunder and lightning forecast after hot weather  

Minch subsea cable call to new energy secretary

Hebridean Celtic Festival breaks records

After 53 year split, church congregations explore reunion

Local charity dip a toe into novel fundraising campaign

Open church

Thunderstorm warning

Fog may affect ferry service

Anti-Trident protest in Stornoway

Alleged drink driver in custody

Ferry delay

Runrig closes "incredible" Hebridean Celtic Festival on a high

Train strike may affect ferry connections

Broken mobile signal results in shellfish boat facing £2000 fine

Offender receives jail sentence

Army of volunteers help stage HebCelt

Free Citylink shuttle bus for HebCelt fans

Sealoch toxins warning lifted

First Syrian families arrive in Outer Hebrides



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