Island News Headlines

New award for aspiring writers for children in Gaelic

New award for aspiring writers for children in Gaelic

A new writing award, Duais Sgrìobhaidh do Chlann ann an Gàidhlig, has been launched in the Western Isles. The award, created in partnership by Acair Books, An Lanntair and Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Libraries), is aimed at inspiring original Gaelic writing for...

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MacNeil criticises ‘shambolic’ BT service

MacNeil criticises ‘shambolic’ BT service

Western Isles MP Angus MacNeil has demanded that BT take immediate steps to improve the level of service provided to customers after several of his constituents were left without services for more than two months. Mr MacNeil  said he is often called upon by...

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Seumas and Mairi Adventures in Uist

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First book in the brand new children's series now available to buy online here.

Published by Meadowsweet Press,
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back-pinkSlide thumbnailMairi and Seumas

Seumas and Mairi Adventures in Uist

buy-now

First book in the brand new children's series now available to buy online here.

Published by Meadowsweet Press,
an imprint of Island News & Advertiser

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OSF Further Information

CalMac CEO goes from rough seas to sleeping rough

CalMac's Managing Director may have encountered many rough seas during his tenure, but now he's set to experience sleeping rough. Martin Dorchester (pictured) will join 100 business leaders in Edinburgh to raise money for Social Bite by trying to sleep out in...

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Letters

LETTER: Irony of SNP decision to disband HIE Board

On Tuesday 23rd November, we discovered that the SNP led Scottish Government has now decided to disband the Highlands and Islands Enterprise Board. What an irony that this came on the eve of the parliamentary debate on Supporting and Strengthening  Island Communities!...

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