A UK Government minister has said he is “open to the idea” of bringing back concessions to allow more migrant workers into the inshore fishing sector.
Angus MacNeil MP
Residents on the Isle of Lewis have gone a whole month without access to any mobile phone signal, amidst ongoing works to upgrade a signal mast.
The Barra teenager who was seriously injured in the Manchester terror attack has returned to school on her home island.
Western Isles MP Angus MacNeil is inviting constituents to get in touch with ideas for a new law after securing a top slot in the private members' bill ballot.
An MP has raised concerns that Inverness Airport is being given "prominence" over others amid plans for a shake-up of air traffic control.
Jobs and safety fears were raised last night over plans for air traffic controllers to run flights to the Highlands and islands from more than 100 miles away.
Defence chiefs have been quizzed in Westminster on plans to slash accommodation provision for the Western Isles rocket testing site.
Almost 1,500 people have backed a petition calling for the UK Government to reinstate the emergency tug on the west coast.
The Faroese Government has said it would be interested in taking part in an Islands Summit in Stornoway with the councils for the Western Isles, Orkney and Shetland.
A major investigation is underway after a crab boat sank off the Western Isles in what has been described as the worst local fishing tragedy for half a century.
Western Isles MP Angus MacNeil has called for people to take regular exercise - after being defeated in a charity snooker match.
Western Isles MP Angus MacNeil has won a one-way victory in a row over adding 15 minutes to the vehicle check-in on the main ferry to the isles.
The MP for the Western Isles is to question the Ministry of Defence (MoD) on the safety of the North Sea after a large military drone was found washed up on a popular beach.
The leader of the Highland Council has added her voice to a call from north MPs for the reinstatement of emergency tugs.
The UK Government is facing renewed calls to guarantee the future of Scotland's only emergency tug vessel amid "grave concerns" it could be axed next year.
More than 30 MPs from across the political spectrum have joined forces with campaigners to urge the chancellor to reject a "duplicitous" rise in fuel duty after two government ministers failed to rule out the move.
Liberal Democrat peer Lord Nicol Stephen has accused a senior SNP MP of making false claims about promises made during the independence referendum campaign.
An islands MP has pledged to probe the country’s electricity market after being chosen to take charge of one of the most influential committees at Westminster.
A UK Government minister has played down fears about staffing levels at Scottish coastguard stations amid warnings a "disaster is waiting to happen".
Prime Minister David Cameron has insisted that cross-party devolution talks will "find a way forward" as he pledged to stand by his referendum vow to Scotland.
A veteran MP has said that a "great resource" is available in an island community after meeting employees of a company which is axing its local operations.