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Friday 21st July

Tribute To Former Councillor Donald Maclean

The Convener of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has paid tribute to former Councillor Donald Maclean who has passed away at the age of 85....

Sgoil Lionacleit Sports Centre

Sunday 23rd July – Facility Closed ...

Blue-Green Algae

Recent samples taken at Loch a Bhaile, Shawbost Isle of Lewis have indicated the presence of blue-green algae....

Tuesday 18th July

Play Parks Consultation 2017

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is conducting a survey to gather views regarding the provision of play parks across the Western Isles. ...

Monday 17th July

High Levels of Shellfish Toxin

Monitoring work undertaken on behalf of Food Standards Scotland has identified raised levels of shellfish toxins in Seilebost Sands in Harris...

Notices To Mariners

13/2017 : Leverburgh  Sectored P.E.L...

BLUE-GREEN ALGAE

Recent samples taken at Loch Ereray (Eirearaigh), Brue, Isle of Lewis have indicated the presence of blue-green algae.  As a precautionary measure, notices have been posted next to the loch, warning that contact with the algal scum should be avoided...

Thursday 13th July

High Levels of Shellfish Toxin

Monitoring work undertaken on behalf of Food Standards Scotland has identified raised levels of shellfish toxins in East Loch Roag in Lewis...

Wednesday 12th July

New Islands Council Leaders Reaffirm Commitment to Islands Bill

The new Leaders of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Orkney Islands Council and Shetland Islands Council yesterday reaffirmed their commitment to the Islands Bill at a meeting of the Islands Strategic Group chaired by Humza Yousaf, Minister for Transport and the Islands.....

Foster Carers

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar are looking for Foster Carers for children and young people who are unable to remain in the care of their birth families....

WIIGA - Post-Games

The 2017 WIIGA Squad flew back to Stornoway following a successful and thoroughly enjoyable, and successful, week of high level international competition at the NatWest Island Games XVII Gotland 2017. They returned with a record haul of 10 Gold medals; 2 Silver medals; and 1 Bronze medal....

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Monday 10th July

Young Local Fishing Skippers Recommended For Comhairle Loan

Seven young local fishing skippers and first-time vessel owners across the Outer Hebrides have been recommended for loans totalling over £300,000 from Comhairle nan Eilean Siar’s Fisheries Investment Scheme (FIS).  All are aged below 40, with five being just 30 or under...

Thursday 6th July

Your Place Survey Results

The Outer Hebrides Community Planning Partnership has been consulting with communities throughout the Outer Hebrides during the spring looking at feedback to inform the priorities it will focus on trying to improve over the next few years...

Wednesday 5th July

Comhairle Welcomes £16.8m investment by UK MOD and QinetiQ

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has welcomed an announcement of a £16.8m investment by UK MOD and QinetiQ in two new BAE Systems tracking radars, to be installed on St Kilda, and the upgrade of two existing radars at MOD Hebrides....

Notices to Mariners

No. 11/2017 : Ardveenish Lights - Ardveenish Harbour, Isle Of Barra...

Tuesday 4th July

Foot Passengers Require Ferry Booking

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar along with Caledonian MacBrayne, Police Scotland and the Stornoway Port Authority are encouraging travellers to make bus and ferry bookings well in advance of travel....

Comhairle calls for cross party support ahead of Westminster debate on island renewables

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has called for cross party support ahead of a Westminster debate on island renewables taking place on Tuesday 4 July...

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Monday 3rd July

Franchise Opportunity for Ionad Spòrs Leòdhais Café Published

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has published the tender for the franchising of the vacant cafeteria space within Ionad Spòrs Leodhais....

Castlebay Sports Centre

Added: Summer Timetable....