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Friday 29th August

Building Standards - Building Warrant Applications

Performance Indicators updated...

Thursday 28th August

Press Release - Scottish Independence Referendum – Postal Voting

The postal ballot packs for those who applied for a postal vote by 15 August 2014 for the Scottish Independence Referendum in the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Area will be arriving on doormats over the next few days...

Zero Waste Western Isles - Blue and Green Collection Dates - Uist and Barra - 2014

Dates updated...

Wednesday 27th August

Planning Service - Extant Applications

List of Extant Applications and Proposal of Application Notices updated...

Tuesday 26th August

Press Release - Consultation on Room and School Bookings – Deadline Extended

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has extended a consultation on school lets and room bookings to Friday 26th September...

EDIC - Articles, News and Events

Article: Survey regarding the Europe Direct information centre – Outer Hebrides

Monday 25th August

EDIC - Articles, News and Events

Article: EU Slashes Data Roaming Price Caps
Article: ESF 2014 – 2020 Programme Updates.
Article: Erasmus University exchanges records a record-breaking year.

Friday 22nd August

Licensing - Occasional

Occasional license applications added...

Leabharlainn nan Eilean Siar

New Books List updated...

Thursday 21st August

Planning Service - Extant Applications

List of Extant Applications and Proposal of Application Notices updated...

Harbour Master - Notices to Mariners

Notification Of Gps Jamming Exercise: Hebrides Ranges...

Wednesday 20th August

Ionad Spòrs Eilean na Hearadh

Timetable Updated...

Smiling Happy People – Winners Announced in Photography Competition for New Museum

Six winning entries have been selected which will feature in displays at the new museum and archive beside Lews Castle in Stornoway.  Photographers of all ages from across the Outer Hebrides sent in entries to the competition which was looking for portraits of islanders at work, rest or play...

Tuesday 19th August

Community Learning and Development - Strategies and Policies

Policies Updated...

Thursday 14th August

Election Office : Scottish Independence Referendum – 18 September 2014 : Notices

Notice of Referendum Agents added...

Planning Service - Extant Applications

List of Extant Applications and Proposal of Application Notices updated...

Wednesday 13th August

Press Release - Levels of Shellfish Toxin back to safe levels

Monitoring work undertaken on behalf of the Food Standards Agency has identified that the high levels of shellfish toxins identified in Loch Erisort in Lewis on 30 July 2014 have returned to safe levels...

Executive Office - Corporate Policy

Performance Management - Quarter 1 Progress reports added...

Press Release - Scottish Independence Referendum - How To Have Your Say On 18 September 2014

The Scottish Independence Referendum will be held on 18 September 2014 when voters will be asked “Should Scotland be an independent country? Yes or No”. Malcolm Burr, Counting Officer for the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar area, is reminding voters of some simple steps to make sure that they can have their say in the Referendum...

Press Release - Pedestrian Bridge Not Safe For Use

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar wishes to make the public aware that an engineer’s report has highlighted that the pedestrian bridge at Sponish, Lochmaddy is not safe for use...

Ionad Spòrs Leòdhais - Timetables

Lane Swimming timetable Updated...

Tuesday 12th August

Europe Direct Information Centre - Articles, News and Events

COSME CALL (COS-WP2014-3-15.03) Diversifying the EU Tourism Offer and Products - Sustainable Transnational Tourism Products 2014...

Election Office : Scottish Independence Referendum – 18 September 2014

On 18 September 2014 you will be asked: “Should Scotland be an independent country? Yes or No”...

Monday 11th August

Europe Direct Information Centre - Articles, News and Events

11th August '14 : Europe Direct Information Centre - Outer Hebrides at the European Continental Market...

Ionad Spòrs Leòdhais - Timetable

Monday 14th August – Friday 10th October 2014 timetable Updated...

Thursday 7th August

Europe Direct Information Centre - Articles, News and Events

8th August '14 : Outer Hebrides Event regarding the European Year of Citizens 2014...

European Fisheries Fund – Axis 4

Outer Hebrides Fisheries Local Action Group - EFF AXIS 4 Grant Awards: information added...

Harbour Master - Notices to Mariners

Notice 05/14 : Hebrides Range : Live firing activities...

Wednesday 6th August

Leabharlainn nan Eilean Siar

New Books...

Accredited Training and Skills

Updates: Staff: Areas Of Responsibility; Outer Hebrides – Managing Employment, Enterprise and Training (OH-MEET); Outer Hebrides - Environmental Task Force Programme...

Tuesday 5th August

Press Release - Results Above National Average in 2014 Examinations

For the first time Western Isles schools presented the new national qualifications this year as part of Curriculum for Excellence. Results across the authority, including in the new qualifications, were above the national average...

Early Years Services

Family Support and Training sections updated...

Performance

SPI2 - Education of Children : a new online benchmarking tool, Insight...

Consultation on Room and School Bookings

The Comhairle has been reviewing the way in which it makes rooms and halls in schools and other council buildings available for use by groups in the community...

Planning Service - Extant Applications

List of Extant Applications and Proposal of Application Notices updated...

Zero Waste Western Isles - Blue & Green Recycling Bins

Collection dates and areas updated (July '14 - Jan '15)...