Scottish Affairs Committee met with crofters and held a public discussion in Stornoway on the potential impact of Brexit on crofting during a visit to Lewis on Monday.
Artists’ Support Programme has received a boost with the appointment of new artist support coordinator Sandra Kennedy.
A new film about the Iolaire is now being screened as part of the exhibition in the Sandwick Hall in Stornoway – and the public are being reminded that the exhibition will remain open three days a week throughout January and February.
A group of pupils in The Nicolson Institute in Stornoway has been working on knitting poppies over the last month under the tutorship of teacher, Alison Macdonald.
Prince Charles and Nicola Sturgeon will join the descendants of those who died in the Western Isles’ Iolaire maritime disaster of 1919 at the national commemorative service on New Year’s Day.