New figures reveal they are getting heavier and taller.
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The incident occurred at around 8.50am this morning near Mounthooly Roundabout.
In pictures: End of an era as Bourtie Parish Church farewell service brings 825 years of history to a close
Worshippers sang Christmas carols as they said a poignant goodbye to the building.
Stornoway Housing Roundtable: What’s gone wrong with housing in the Western Isles – and can it be fixed?
Housing Minister Paul McLennan travelled to Stornoway to hear first-hand accounts of the struggle for affordable housing in the islands.
Meanwhile, plans for a plush modern dream home in the grounds of a million-pound mansion at Pitfodels have been quashed by the council over the impact on bats.
A sheriff spared speeding David Grant a custodial sentence because he is "growing up a bit" since lacerating his scared passenger's liver, lungs and kidneys.