Nine people have been reported for alleged drink-driving and three for driving without a licence after a crackdown in the Western Isles.
A pilot was forced to take evasive action when a baby hedgehog got in the way of a plane as it prepared for take-off.
Hebridean premieres of new work by Karine Polwart, Alan Bissett and Julia Taudevin will be part of an off-season tourism campaign led by An Lanntair arts centre in Stornoway.
A company harvesting seaweed in the Outer Hebrides for a variety of food and nutrition products has secured a potentially lucrative European distribution agreement.
Hospital patients in the Western Isles were treated to a musical performance by a young orchestra as part of their Scottish tour.
A ship which sank off the Isle of Lewis while returning servicemen from the First World War is to finally be recognised as a war grave.
Western Isles Council has called for ageing ferries on its routes to be urgently replaced and “brought up to standard.”
A Scottish student has delayed his 21st birthday celebrations in order to raise funds for Alzheimer’s Research UK by walking the entire length of the Outer Hebrides on his own.
Technical issues are causing phone outages for the emergency services in South Uist this morning.
Investigations are ongoing by a marine conservation charity to identify a pod of killer whales spotted in the Western Isles.
Award-winning singer songwriter KT Tunstall took a ride in an electric car yesterday to support HebCelt’s drive to improve the environment.
There's a rich array of aquatic wildlife around Britain
It is one of the most spectacular beaches in the world.
Move over, Wimbledon, there is a new court in town.
One of the Outer Hebrides best known tourist attractions has closed for safety reasons.
Terminally ill patients may have to go to the mainland to die if a funding row over the Outer Hebrides’ only hospice is not quickly resolved.
Plastic waste from the Outer Hebrides is being sent more than 600 miles away to Norway, it has emerged.
A new battle of the skies has emerged between locals and tourists competing to obtain a seat on crowded planes.
Small company support organisation Outer Hebrides Business Gateway (OHBG) has hailed a “record year” and said its recent activity in the islands is expected to result in the creation and safeguarding of up to 120 jobs.
The Outer Hebrides is set for a tourism revolution tomorrow with the first influx of passengers on a direct flight from London - with Essex man and woman particularly targeted as remote-bound holidaymakers.
If you take a look at a map of the UK, you don’t get much more remote than the Isles of Lewis and Harris, out there in the Atlantic Ocean.
Anglers are hauling in prime farmed rainbow trout from a loch in the Outer Hebrides after thousands of the fish mysteriously escaped from their cage.
If it's good enough for Barra, it's good enough for Eriskay, Benbecula and North Uist.
The Christmas special episode of the BBC hit drama Call the Midwife is being shot in the Outer Hebrides.
A short film has shown what life on the island of St Kilda was like in 1908.
A young seal has died a slow, painful death after being “lassoed” in a fishing net off the Outer Hebrides.
Work is set to start next month on a £5m project to restore and regenerate historic grounds in the Outer Hebrides created by an opium baron.
Archaeologists find evidence of ‘incredibly rare’ early human activity in a submerged Western Isles forest
Archaeologists have found evidence of “incredibly rare” early human activity at a submerged prehistoric forest in the Outer Hebrides.
It was one of the most daring rescues of last year - with an 87-year-old man perilously perched on some of Britain’s highest sea cliffs just 200 feet above the waves.
Vulnerable patients from the islands are travelling alone and parents are being forced to pay to accompany sick children to appointments on the mainland, it has emerged.
They are famed for their stunning, pristine beaches, ancient sites and abundant wildlife - though not always the weather.
A historic spruce tree in the Outer Hebrides has been voted Scotland’s Tree of the Year.