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What's New

Wednesday 23rd July

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Welcomes Sportscotland Active Schools Funding

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, has welcomed the announcement from sportscotland of a further four-year investment into its successful Active Schools Network...

Education and Children's Services - Educational Psychology

Educational Psychology page added...

Monday 21st July

Planning Service - Extant Applications

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

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 – Gob Glas on 15 July 2014 have returned to safe levels...

Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction - Discretionary Housing Payments

Comhairle’s DHP policy updated...

Harbour Master - Visitor Yacht Moorings

2014 Inspection and Maintenance works are due to start on Monday 4th August 2014. All works will be completed by Friday 15th August 2014...

Community Learning & Development - Duke of Edinburgh's Award

Enrolment form updated...

Friday 18th July

Press Release - Applications Deadline for Comhairle’s Building Skills Grant scheme

Employers in the construction industry in the Western Isles are reminded that funding for modern apprenticeship and added value training is still available through the Comhairle’s Building Skills Grant scheme...

Thursday 17th July

Active Schools - Resources

Young Persons Leadership Award - 2013/14 Games Pack...

Licensing - Occasional

Occasional license applications added...

Education and Children's Services - Health & Safety

Committee membership and minutes updated...

Harbour Master - Notices to Mariners

CnES Visitor Yacht Moorings...

Wednesday 16th July

Harbour Master - Notices to Mariners

SYPA : 03 of 2014 - Inner Harbour Channel Marks...

Education and Children's Services - Schools

List of School websites updated...

Development Department - Consumer and Environmental Services

Consumer and Environmental Services Monitoring 2014-15 Quarter 1 added...

Tuesday 15th July

Education and Children's Services - Employment of Children

Contact and application form updated...

Education and Children's Services - Information and Financial Help for Parents and Pupils

Ross & Cromarty Educational Trusts guidance and application form updated...

Monday 14th July

Press Release - Design Awards for the Outer Hebrides

The Comhairle recently recognised outstanding achievements in new building design and conservation at its second ever Design Awards event held last week at the Woodlands Centre on the Castle Grounds...

Harbour Master - Notices to Mariners

03/14 : Hebrides Range...

Planning Service - Extant Applications

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

Queen's Baton Relay - Photos

Photos added...

Education & Children's Services - School Information

School contact information updated...

Thursday 10th July

Ionad Spòrs Eilean na Hearadh - Timetable

Timetable: Saturday 28th June 2014 - Saturday 16th August 2014...

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 West Loch Roag in Lewis on 26 June 2014 have returned to safe levels...

Press Release - BLUE-GREEN ALGAE

Recent samples taken at Loch Sandavat, Leurbost and Loch Thota Bridein, Achmore have indicated the presence of blue-green algae. Swallowing the water or algal scum can cause stomach upsets or more serious health effects...

Press Release - TSI Launches £1,000 Video Competition to Protect Citizens from Doorstep Crime

The Trading Standards Institute (TSI) is calling all amateur videographers, media students, filmmakers and directors to create a 90-second 'Good Neighbours Stop Rogue Traders' informational video...

Tuesday 8th July

Housing Benefits and Council Tax Reduction

Business Plan 2014-15 (inc. Performance Report 2013-14)...

Monday 7th July

Press Release - Commonwealth Flags on Display in Stornoway

Three new flags have today been added to the collection of European flags on display near the harbour in Stornoway...

Press Release - Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton Relay - Western Isles

An additional leg to the Queen’s Baton Relay in the Western Isles has been added with a diversion to St Kilda by helicopter – if weather permits. This is with the support of Quinetiq and the MOD...

Press Release - £1m Financial Gains for Cancer Patients in the Western Isles

The Comhairle is pleased to announce that service provided by a partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support has secured over £1m of financial gains to date...

Friday 4th July

Education and Children's Services - Information and Financial Help for Parents and Pupils

Free School Meals and Clothing Grants Application form updated...
EMA Guidance and Application form updated...

Press Release - European Community Development Programmes Seek Your Views

The Outer Hebrides Community Planning Partnership appointed Comhairle nan Eilean Siar as the local lead partner to develop the Outer Hebrides 2014-2020 LEADER and European Marine and Fisheries Fund...

Child Protection - What's New In Child Protection

Scottish Government written update - June 2014 added...

Thursday 3rd July

Press Release - High Levels of Shellfish Toxin - Loch Erisort, Lewis

Monitoring work undertaken on behalf of the Food Standards Agency has identified raised levels of shellfish toxins in Loch Erisort in Lewis...

Press Release - Harris Tweed Authority Manufacture 2000 flags for Western Isles Commonwealth Baton Relay Events

The Harris Tweed Authority, in partnership with Harris Tweed Hebrides have worked with the local organisers of next week's Western Isles leg of the Commonwealth Games Queens Baton Relay to manufacturer 2000 flags to give away to children attending the Queens Baton Relay events up and down the island next week...

Technical Services - Services and Contact Details

Contact Details updated...

Active Schools - Newsletters

June 2014 (Issue 11) newsletter added...

Technical Services - Vacant Property for Lease

Property list updated...

Licensing - Occasional

Occasional license applications added...

Wednesday 2nd July

Planning Service - Development Plan Consultations

Consultation on Map of Proposed Extension to Stornoway Conservation Area - The Comhairle is proposing an extension to the Stornoway Conservation Area to include ‘gates, fences, walls and other means of enclosure fronting the road’ in parts of the Goathill area. The Comhairle are currently consulting on a map of the proposed extension and your views are invited.... ..

Building Standards - Building Warrant Applications

Performance Indicators updated..

EDIC - Articles, News and Events

Article: ISLENET
Article: Consultation on the future EU Initiative on No Net Loss of biodiversity and ecosystem services
Article: Fish quota consultation launched...

Press Release - Trading Standards Advise of New Law

Trading Standards at Comhairle nan Eilean Siar are advising the public of a new law in relation to buying goods and services from home...

Tuesday 1st July

Press Release - Comhairle Leader and Chair of Transportation Write to Transport Minister  

Comhairle Leader, Cllr Angus Campbell and Chair of Transportation and Infrastructure, Cllr John Mackay, have written to Transport Minister, Keith Brown, to reiterate the significant and growing concerns regarding the anticipated shortfall in capacity following the introduction of the MV Loch Seaforth, and to call for a meeting of all relevant stakeholders...

Finance and Corporate Resources - Financial Information

Annual Accounts and Reports - Draft 2013-14 accounts added..

Press Release - Loom Maintenance Training  

The Harris Tweed training programme was developed to ensure traditional skills are maintained within the industry. The training opportunities, focused on the sustainable growth of the industry, are funded by the European Social Fund, Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar, Highlands and Islands Enterprise and the Harris Tweed Industry...

Community Safety - Summer Safety

Enjoy your summer and keep safe in the Outer Hebrides - A special feature by singer and musician, Julie Fowlis, on behalf of the Outer Hebrides Community Safety Partnership...

 

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