The leaders of Orkney, Shetland and Western Isles councils are seeking an early meeting with new Scottish Secretary David Mundell.
Alistair Carmichael MP
The leaders of the northern and western isles councils yesterday held devolution of power talks with Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael.
Two Shetland politicians have welcomed the islands council's decision not to close two primary schools.
Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael has renewed calls for teenagers to be allowed to vote across the UK.
Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael has urged supermarkets profiting from the ice bucket challenge craze to donate their proceeds to charity.
Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is embarking on a tour of the northern and western isles to try and persuade people to back Scottish independence.