Staffin Community Trust has given its full support to plans to build two new fish farms on Skye, despite two outstanding objections to the proposals.
AA-Populus poll of 18,547 AA members found 40 per cent expect to drive more than 20 miles next Friday.
A 24-hour confidential support line and counselling service has been set up.
Councillor calls on the UK Government to reinstate the West Coast-based tug.
Spean Bridge senior citizens group has opted not to buy presents for elderly residents this year, instead opting to use the cash for local youngsters.
Lochaber councillors’ attempts to refuse an application to expand a fish farm on Loch Leven were unsuccessful.
Lochaber High School students visited the Powderhall Foundry in Edinburgh where Fort William’s new bronze statute is currently being built.
Point and Sandwick Trust, Tesco and the Western Isles Lottery pay for Stornoway has Christmas lights after the comhairle pull the plug on funding.
The shock closure of banks in Mallaig and Kyle will be raised will be raised today (Thursday) for the second consecutive week in the Scottish Parliament chamber by local MSP Kate Forbes.