Several councillors have apparently expressed a wish for inclusion of reference to a Benbecula to Skye fixed link in the next Local Transport Strategy.
CalMac is one of the biggest employers in the Western Isles and says it is proud to support and serve local communities.
The Comhairle says it will be re-issuing guidance to all staff, parents and pupils in terms of safe practices and behaviours and would encourage everyone in the community to comply with all current restrictions and safe hygiene practices.
Comhairle introduces further restrictions on care home visits
HMY Iolaire site to be recognised as official war grave
Following decades of campaigning by the Comhairle and its partners, control of the Outer Hebrides foreshore and seabed, currently in the hands of The Crown Estate, is set to return to the local community on a pilot basis.