Tag: Harris

Islanders’ fury over proposed ferry cut

Anger has erupted in Harris at CalMac’s proposal to cut the ferry service into Tarbert by half on Saturdays, which islanders say will bring the tourism industry to a standstill

Landmark agreement links three St Kilda projects

The MoU commits the three projects to, ‘raise the profile of St Kilda and its
cultural and natural history, through co-ordination of the activities of its
member groups for the benefit of the whole Western Isles’.

New vaccination centre for Lewis and Harris

Those living on Lewis and Harris are asked to watch out for updated vaccination timetables, including details of influenza vaccine opportunities, in local press and social media.

Concerns raised over islands goose management scheme changes

NFU Scotland last week called for support to continue, with President Martin Kennedy saying the grazing pressure exerted by the growing resident populations of Greylag geese on many Scottish islands continues to have a devastating impact on farming and crofting businesses.