A marine tourism firm in Skye is set to expand and create jobs after securing funding from Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) for a new vessel to run trips to St Kilda.
Highlands and Islands Scottish Conservative MSP Donald Cameron has piled extra pressure on energy regulator Ofgem to reconsider its recommendation to restrict the capacity of the proposed Western Isles interconnector to 450mw .
Harris local Rebekah Morrison is the first apprentice distiller at Harris Distillery.
Passengers are advised that an amended timetable may be operated.
The bombing of Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie 30 years ago tomorrow (Friday) is the closest modern equivalent in terms of impact on a community to that suffered by the people of Lewis and Harris by the sinking of the Iolaire a century ago.
Scottish researchers have created a digital visualisation revealing the untold stories of those who died following the sinking of HMY Iolaire.
Tom’s father – John – instilled a love of the Hebridean islands in his whole family from their early lives.