Campaigners seeking to save a remote Hebridean castle - loved by Prince Charles- are seeking a wealthy private backer.
Deputy First Minister John Swinney was invited to visit Broadford Primary School to assess the state of the school and to meet representatives campaigning for a new facility in the south of the island.
John Swinney described the new Gaelic school in Portree as “what the language deserved” at the official opening yesterday.
Skye looks set for another massive boost in tourism with the forthcoming release on Netflix of the new Robert the Bruce movie.
Skye has witnessed a drop in tourist numbers this year because of the “nonsense” suggestion that the island became “full” last year, the local MP has suggested.
SNP ministers have paved the way for a “Caledonian MacTrain” takeover of the nation’s railways by Scotland’s largest ferry operator.
It is a ghoulish souvenir, taken by one of Scotland’s most famous authors from what he called “the scene of a horrid feudal vengeance”.
A teacher has been found for one of the remotest schools in the country where - despite its obvious beauty - few have stuck island life for long.
A man who ended up seriously hurt after falling off of an island cliff has thanked his rescuers but is still searching for his saviour
A man who was seriously hurt in a fall on a north island has been reunited with his rescuers.
Skye has been backed to become Scotland’s next “national park” in an effort to protect its stunning scenery for future generations.
This is the incredible moment an amateur photographer caught a picture of a puffin as it flew towards his camera.
Plans for Scotland’s first salmon tourism visitor centre have been unveiled.
A husband and wife distilling team have moved production of an award-winning gin they launched last year from the mainland to their home island of Colonsay.
A spate of emergency activity occurred on the west coast yesterday afternoon as various organisations attended to those in need.
This driver’s ability to reverse appears to be going backwards – as they repeatedly run off the road attempting to find a passing point.
At least eight people have applied to become a teacher for ten children on a remote Hebridean island after a Facebook campaign was launched by parents.
Three ultra-modern Rapid Response Units (RRU) are undergoing final checks in Skye ready for service in Uig, Staffin and Raasay in a few weeks.
Police were ferried by lifeboat to a Scottish island with less than 200 people to investigate reports of a rare crime.
Loganair is to bring jets back into the sky for the first time in 30 years between Glasgow and Stornoway with the additional prospect of new European routes to and from the islands from next year.
A street in Skye village was put on lock down for several hours on last night as police dealt with an incident involving one man.
It was an occasion many people thought they would never see.
Police are investigating the bizarre theft of a 400-year-old claymore sword from a museum on the tiny island of Canna.
A tiny school on a remote Scottish island has taken to social media in the hope of finding a new teacher for its 10 pupils.
Stornoway Coastguard have been called out to attend to two separate incidents involving drifting vessels due to the weather.
The first road has been opened on a tiny Scottish island with just six people.
A Skye man who sent young girls sexual communications via social media during a five-year period was jailed for eight months yesterday.
Skye councillors yesterday welcomed news that a trial of air services between Skye and Glasgow could be imminent.
The ambitious construction of a new viewing platform park and car park at a Skye gorge begins today.
Ambitious £10million plans to build the first distillery on the Hebridean island of South Uist in 174 years – just a stone’s throw from the setting of Whisky Galore – have been unveiled.
Some people thought the original idea was pie in the sky.
A Skye teenager who sent young girls sexual communications via social media during a five-year period is facing a jail sentence.
A walker has been airlifted to hospital after falling on Sgurr MhicChoinnich in the Cuillins on Skye. The alarm was raised at about 4.30pm, with the coastguard helicopter scrambled to the scene. The walker is believed to have suffered minor injuries, but was flown to Raigmore Hospital.