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Long-service medal for lifeboat man Creon
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Long-service medal for lifeboat man Creon

As well as serving for more than three decades at Tobermory, Creon Carmichael also provides relief mechanic cover at stations around the UK and Ireland helping to keep lifeboats on service 24/7 from Kirkwall in the north, Falmouth in the south, Harwich in the east and Barra in the west.

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Island community projects in cash boost

Regional development agency, Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has approved £0.5m support from the Scottish Government’s Islands Green Recovery Programme (IGRP) and a further £249k from its own budget.

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Covid-19 cluster identified on Barra

NHS Western Isles Chief Executive, Gordon Jamieson, said health board staff are working extremely hard in terms of Test and Protect, and important advice has been provided to all close contacts of the three cases identified.