Libraries will follow a gradual, phased approach to reopening, ensuring the safety of all staff and customers.
More than 130 schools from across Scotland usually visit the Outward Bound Trust’s Loch Eil centre for a week-long outdoor learning and adventure residential each year.
Chair of the Eilean a’ Cheò committee, Councillor John Gordon said the last few months had not been easy for Skye, especially for those who lost loved ones during the Covid-19 outbreak at the Home Farm care home.
Point and Sandwick Trust committed £25,000 to the competition over five years to ensure it could continue to be held in its home town – Pipe Major Donald Macleod being one of Stornoway’s most famous sons.
Members agreed that the vast majority of the funding (£2.6m) being devolved to Area Committees with a strategic fund of 15 percent being retained for Highland-wide projects and for bids from individual areas that are over-subscribed, with funding for the administration of the Scheme to be a maximum of £100,000.
Ofgem has acknowledged the letter from Mr MacNeil and he awaits a response.
Latest news includes details of another afternoon tea following the successful event in June which raised £1,700.