Letters

LETTER: Irony of SNP decision to disband HIE Board

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!...

LETTER: Mangersta Grazings Committee- two sides to every story

LETTER: Mangersta Grazings Committee- two sides to every story

Considerable press and media coverage has been afforded to statements and comments, made by or attributed to a number of former Mangersta, Lewis, Grazing Committee members following their removal from office by the Crofting Commission, claiming that the Commission at...

LETTER: BHF offering all schools interactive workshops

LETTER: BHF offering all schools interactive workshops

We all know the importance of being physically active to improve our overall health but despite this, many children and young people in Scotland aren’t achieving the recommended target of 60 minutes of activity each day. Encouraging children to be as active as...

LETTER: Poppy Appeal thanks from Uist & Benbecula army cadets

LETTER: Poppy Appeal thanks from Uist & Benbecula army cadets

The Cadets from the local detachments of the Army Cadet Force would like to thank everyone who contributed to the poppy collection outside the local shops on Saturday 12th November. We raised a total of £1329.33 which has now been forwarded to PoppyScotland for the...

LETTER: ‘If you’re feeling lonely’ free guide launched

LETTER: ‘If you’re feeling lonely’ free guide launched

A new survey by Independent Age, the older people’s charity, found that more than one in three (35%) of those aged 75 and over in Great Britain say that feelings of loneliness are out of their control, equivalent to more than 1.8 million people, and almost one in four...

LETTER: ‘SNP Government’s NHS Shame laid bare’

LETTER: ‘SNP Government’s NHS Shame laid bare’

With the ink still wet on the new Independence Bill, the SNP government is nothing but shamed by the levels of health inequality and poor service planning that exists in the NHS in Scotland in 2016, and as confirmed by the fully independent Auditor General's report....

back-pinkSlide thumbnailMairi and Seumas

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,
an imprint of Island News & Advertiser

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