Tag: Harris

Calls for ferry capacity for Harris during Uig Pier closure

SNP MSP for Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Alasdair Allan is seeking assurances from the Scottish Government that there will be enough capacity on the Stornoway-Ullapool ferry to cope with the period when one vessel must carry the traffic normally transported by two.

‘Chaos’ engulfs CalMac

CalMac hit the rocks this week, as a perfect storm of over-runs, breakdowns, and bad weather struck its ageing fleet, leading to island food shortages