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Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

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Thursday 21st May

Licensing - Occasional

Occasional licence applications updated...

EDIC - Articles, News and Events

Article: EU Bathing Water Quality Report - Europeans Continue Enjoying Clean And Safe Bathing Waters
Article: European Agenda On Migration
Article: Better Regulation Agenda - Enhancing Transparency And Scrutiny For Better EU Law-Making
Article: Young Farmers/Crofters Start-up Grant – Widening Of The Definition On Who Can Apply In The New CAP.

Western Isles Fuel Prices

Fuel Prices updated...

Wednesday 20th May

Consumer and Environmental Services - Service Plans

Added: Consumer and Environmental Services Service Plan 2015-16...

Tuesday 19th May

Equality and Diversity - Policies and Performance Monitoring

Equality Monitoring Statistics 2014/15 added...

Harbour Master - Notices to Mariners

Added: NLB : 12 of 2015...

Food Safety Service

Shellfish Results 2015 - Week 19 added...

Press Release - Poverty Action Group Calls For Electricity Price Reduction   

The costs for SSE of supplying electricity in the Highlands and Islands have reduced due to a reduction in the distribution cost element within the bill but this has not been reflected in the prices paid by customers say the Western Isles Poverty Action Group...

Europe Direct Information Centre - Outer Hebrides : Newsletters

May Newsletter added...

Monday 18th May

Building Standards - Performance Indicators

Performance Indicators updated...

Food Safety

Comprehensive update of Food Safety pages...

Education and Children's Services - Aims and Objectives

Business Plan and Business Plan summary 2015-16 added..

Friday 15th May

Leabharlainn nan Eilean Siar - Mobile Library

Mobile Library timetable updated..

Outer Hebrides Child Protection

Useful Web Links for Children & Young People - Choices for Life added..

Planning Service - Extant Applications

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

Thursday 14th May

Press Release - Bethesda funding boost for new care home beds

An extremely generous donation from an American benefactor, together with a one-off funding allocation from the Scottish Government to the local Health and Social Care Partnership, will result in nine new care home beds in Bethesda Care Home in Stornoway...

Western Isles Fuel Prices

Fuel Prices updated..

Tuesday 12th May

Outer Hebrides Factfile : Socio-Economic Updates

April 2015 Socio-Economic Update added...

Press Release - Comhairle’s Building Skills Grant Scheme

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

Licensing - Premises

Premises licence applications updated...

Monday 11th May

Press Release - YOUTH EMPLOYMENT SCOTLAND (YES) FUND – EXTENDED END DATE

The Scottish Government has contracted with Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar to manage the delivery of the YES Fund for young employees in the public, private and voluntary sectors across the Outer Hebrides. This contract has now been extended to new starts up to and including 30 June 2015...

Business Gateway - Approved Funding in 2015

April update of the Business Gateway approvals for 2015...

Building Standards

Related Info. : Customer Charter Leaflet and Building Standards Balanced Scorecard updated...

Press Release - Community Capital Grants Awarded by Comhairle

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar announced that two projects totalling over £800,000 have been awarded £65,800 from the fourth-round of its Community Capital Grant Fund. Capital Grants were awarded to Urras Sgire Oighreachd Bharabhais Community Company and Comann Eachdraidh Nis...

Friday 8th May

Election Office - Declaration of result of poll

Declaration of result of Parliamentary election in Na h-Eileanan an Iar Constituency...

Thursday 7th May

Library Service

New Books: April 2015...

Western Isles Fuel Prices

Fuel Prices updated..

Wednesday 6th May

Press Release - Chief Officer Appointed for Health and Social Care

Dr Ron Culley has been appointed to the post of Chief Officer, Health and Social Care, Western Isles...

Press Release - UK PARLIAMENTARY ELECTION – 7 MAY 2015 NA H-EILEANAN AN IAR

What voters need to know for 7 May 2015...

Press Release - ESCO Survey Prize Winners

Tighean Innse Gall and Comhairle nan Eilean Siar recently surveyed all households in the Outer Hebrides as part of proposals to launch a local electricity supply company...

Planning Service - Extant Applications

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

Tuesday 5th May

Ionad Spòrs Leòdhais

Price List Updated...

Community Learning and Development : Community Learning Hebrides

May 2015 classes...

Press Release - Comhairle To Progress Flood Risk Management Scheme For South Ford

Following recent decisions by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar and the outcomes of a recent public meeting held in South Uist, progress is now being made in the delivery of the South Ford Flood Risk Management Scheme...

Monday 4th May

Press Release - Pauline Champions Numeracy in the Western Isles

Primary teacher Pauline Macleod is the Western Isles’ Numeracy Hub Champion, in a new initiative to raise attainment in numeracy...

Outer Hebrides Child Protection Committee

Update : Communication and Training Sub Group...

Election Office - Follow Us On Twitter

We will be tweeting LIVE updates from the Na h-Eileanan an Iar count in the Lewis Sports Centre from 10pm this Thursday...

Press Release - ‘Go safe – road safe’ to help save kids’ lives

Scottish Road Safety Week aims to boost child road safety awareness. Saving children’s lives and making Scotland’s roads safer is the message at the heart of a week of activities starting on Monday (4 May)...

Press Release - Western Isles Development Trust (WIDT) is open for business

WIDT is a community based organisation, supported by income from local Renewable Energy schemes, with £400,000 of funding currently available for eligible projects...

Press Release - Carloway Estate Buyout

The Leader of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has congratulated the Carloway Estate Trust on the acquisition of the Carloway Estate...

Business Gateway - Workshop Programme 2015

List of Business Gateway workshop courses available from May to June....