Athletes in the Outer Hebrides are being encouraged to apply to a travel scheme designed to assist them in progressing their sporting careers.
Two go to Tolsta: Millie and Syd travelled 700 miles for a Hebridean holiday without telling their parents
It sounds like something from an Enid Blyton book.
Miriam Margolyes is back for the festive special of Call The Midwife, in which a number of our favourite characters head to a remote part of Scotland where there’s a desperate need for nurses and midwives.
The main hospital in the Outer Hebrides has issued a warning over non-emergency visits.
Call The Midwife star Miriam Margolyes revealed the cast spent “most of our time freezing and soaked to the skin” while filming the show’s Christmas special in the Outer Hebrides.
There has definitely been a growth in the number of people experiencing the Outer Hebrides by bike since the Hebridean Way cycling route was launched, but the islands have a lot to offer in the way of shorter cycling adventures too – and the Callanish circular from Stornoway is a great one.
Stornoway photographer Scott Davidson’s entry - Callanish and the Cosmos - has been unveiled as the winner of the second Dark Skies contest, organised for the astronomy festival, which takes place in February in the islands.
We really do have an amazing backyard, here in the Outer Hebrides.
Nine people have been reported for alleged drink-driving and three for driving without a licence after a crackdown in the Western Isles.
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.
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.