Mòd competitions sign off with major choir award

Trophy triumph for Lochaber Gaelic Choir

Extra ferry for Mòd exodus

Fined over assault

Islander banned from address

Future Mòd dates confirmed  

UK government warned over tug safety five years before accident

Hostility to Gaelic has "no place in Scotland"

New choir's success at the Mòd

Crofting body welcomes new commission appointment

Opportunity for new Gaelic writers

Stand-in chief executive at Crofting Commission

Traditional silver medal winners

Gaelic learner award presented by Prince Charles

Lifeboat aids grounded fishing vessel

Thieves steal bikes

New royal fan for youth ceilidh band

Prince Charles on island visit

Letter:   Labour posted missing

Letter:  "Senseless" to open Stornoway sports centre on Sunday

Tides disrupt ferry timetable

Gaelic ambassador announced as Royal National Mòd gets underway

Conservatives hope to contest local council election

Island community receives grant towards new homes

Ferry service suspended in high winds

Video:   Procession of torch bearers mark start of Royal National Mòd

Video:  Stricken Transocean Winner on Hawk

Speeding complaints

Sick fisherman airlifted off trawler

Oil rig owners thank island community  

New Harris Tweed design for the Royal National Mòd

Island road closure plans

Study into threats affecting rural shops

Milestone for Gaelic medium degrees

Ferry chief to step down

Motorist receives driving ban

Oil rig high and dry after successful loading operation

Overnight search for missing fisherman

Call for broadband service equality in islands

Drink driver

Delight at rig loading feat

"Giant pumpkins" give rig an extra lift  

Photos:  Oil rig rising out of the sea

Oil rig loading operation underway

Full council puts sports centre Sunday opening to vote

Council committee debates sports centre Sunday opening

Federation urges crofters to take the government loan

Council sends condolences to sister town after school shooting  

First Syrian refugee baby born in Western Isles

Trading Standards warning

Sailor airlifted to hospital   

Social Security Minister on island visit

Ferry shuttle across the Minch

Letter:  Lincoln believed in God

New logo for Cal Mac

Ferries cancelled in high winds

Lifeboat assists in medical emergency on Barra ferry

Abandoned Atlantic rowboat drifting towards the Hebrides  

Exhibition looks at importance of island airport

Risk of ferry disruptions

Shellfish boat alert

Oil rig may be moved to mainland for loading operation

Crofting Commission convenor urged to resign

Delays to Transocean Winner removal

Cal Mac hopes to steer clear of ferry strike

Unsuitable conditions for oil rig recovery

Outer Hebrides Autism Hub website is launched

Drink driver banned

Operation to move oil rig is temporarily suspended

MV Hebrides leaves Lochmaddy for drydock repairs

Upper Coll grazings constable to step down

Cal Mac rejigs fleet to cover for crashed ferry  

Oil rig removal operation gets started

75 mph winds forecast for Western Isles

Bad weather disrupts ferry services

Drinking ban imposed on islander

Driver was nearly five times legal alcohol limit

Cal Mac reveals heavy damage to MV Hebrides following collision  

Lochmaddy livestock sale is rescheduled following ferry incident

Annual Linda Norgrove Foundation 10K run

Met Office issues severe weather alert for Thursday as more gales set to hit Western Isles

Letter:  A decommissioning industry up for grabs

Ferries suspend sailings in adverse weather

Letter:  Abraham Lincoln

Weather too hazardous to remove Transocean Winner oil rig

Gale warning

Air cadets open night

Comhairle should apologise for impact of flight cuts says MP

Gale disrupts Western Isles ferries

Proposal to change island pub into a church

Official maritime probe launched into ferry grounding

Cal Mac issues weather warning

Islander obstructed emergency services after school reunion celebrations    

Driver failed to provide breath tests

Livestock sale cancelled due to ferry accident

Passengers face travel chaos after ferry crash

Cal Mac launches probe after ferry hits marina and crashes on shoreline

Cal Mac ferry runs aground

Latest job vacancies

Traffic collisions in heavy rain and strong winds

Ferry cancellations, delays

Islander fined for hindering 999 staff

Letter: Opposed to changes to gender recognition law

Islander imprisoned for “revenge porn” threats

Fishing boats tied up due to lack of crews

Fergus Ewing intervenes in crofting row

Fishing boat badly holed after grounding on reef

Two men get into difficulty trying to rescue dog from the sea

MSP supports breast cancer research campaign  

College staff set to strike

Oil spill exercise cancelled at Lewis oil rig

Met Office heavy rain warning  

Ferries cancelled in rough seas

Grazings officer is "completely out of control"claims Crofting Federation

Benbecula Airport lights the way  

Cal Mac urged to support travelling sports clubs

UHI to take over nursing courses    

Hawk arrives for oil rig cargo

Lifeboat aids broken-down fishing boat

Rig transport ship arrives this evening   

Latest Western Isles job vacancies

Met Office reveals latest storm names

High winds set to disrupt Barra ferry

£140 electricity bill discount for low income families

Strong winds cause ferry disruptions  

Highlands and Islands businesses optimistic about prospects

MacNeil wears it pink in aid of breast cancer campaign

New Lido closes down

Housebreaking trial collapses

Councillors to continue campaigning for coastguard tug  

Ferry to run ahead of incoming bad weather

Hebridean rocks provide clue to life on Mars

Cal Mac ferry pay talks break down

Halt to council superwards in Western Isles

Letter:  Wind farm dismay

Good weather vital for oil rig removal

Crofters walk out on meeting  

Drink driver in court

Ferry breakdown delays sailing  

Funding scheme aims to make harbours and ferries easier for disabled people to use  

Tackling domestic abuse in the Western Isles

Island school to receive storyteller-in-residence

Wildlife exploration in shark and whale hotspot

Crofters defy commission and set up new grazings committee

Driver has his vehicle seized by the courts

Five year wait for superfast broadband coverage

Consultation over land register proposal

Pairc buyout pushes Scottish land target past halfway mark

Village shop closes

Ferries cancelled in rough seas

Coastguard trials new search aircraft

Southeasterly gale forecast for Western Isles

Embezzler spared jail after stealing nearly £20,000 from community shop

Proceedings to declare fisherman dead

Warning over telephone scams  

Heritage project to record the history of village

Southerly gale to affect Western Isles

Ferry services cancelled in strong winds  

Royal National Mòd appeals for volunteer stewards

SNP accused of "failing on broadband"

Post Office staff to go on strike

Ferries disrupted by rough seas  

New era for The Leanne Fund

Islander fined over abusive behaviour

Ferry cancelled, weather disruptions

Protected status for island sports field

Petition calling for west coast coastguard tug is handed in

Call to transfer Crown Estate powers

Stornoway coastguard tug will not be reinstated

Funding scheme for community and environmental projects

Crofting Commission chief executive to depart

Jurassic sea monster unveiled by scientists

Adverse weather affecting ferry services  

Gale force winds forecast

NHS Western Isles achieves top marks in patient experience survey

Ferry will be delayed by gale  

New appointments for Stornoway Port Authority  

Welcome for Cal Mac's promised improvements

MSP meets salvage team

Mòd passengers could miss the bus

Allan raises Transocean Winner issues

Plans withdrawn for new camping and caravan site  

Preparations to load oil rig onto ship for Mediterranean voyage  

Open day at new £9 million school

Merchant Navy Day

Ferry changes for livestock sale

New Hebridean adventure challenge race

Shorter waiting times for driving tests

Latest Western Isles job vacancies

No warning signs over hazardous oil rig debris at Dalmore beach

Crane barge called in to remove heavy debris from grounded oil rig

Strong winds may affect ferry service

College staff to go on strike

Cal Mac pledges "new era" in ferry services, £6 million to improve passenger experience  

New boss for HIE

Support for petition to reinstate Western Isles coastguard tug

Cal Mac Lego ferry vote deadline  

Chunks of oil rig debris found at beach  

High winds disrupt ferry service  

Bank criticised over faulty cash machine

Salvage master to give public talk on her job but not about Dalmore rig  

Extra anchors for stricken oil rig

Letter:  Anger as Barra community excluded from air services' consultation

Alcohol ban

Assault charge

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

Calls for rig to be repaired locally  

Double accolade for Western Isles cardiac nursing team

Badly damaged oil rig secured at anchor

£200 million hydro scheme for Lewis

Virtual Western Isles school funding boost

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  

Right to Buy is abolished


















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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Photos: Prince Charles arrives at the Mòd in Stornoway


Calls for Unesco designation to safeguard Gaelic heritage of Western Isles


Royal National Mòd kicks-off with torchlight parade


Salvaged oil rig departs on final voyage


Grounded ferry due back in service


Two crew abandon sinking Western Isles fishing boat



Islander wins the gold medal at Royal National Mòd

Mòd traditional gold medals awarded to Western Isles singers