Ferries disrupted

Ferry services are disrupted throughout the islands today (Thursday) due to adverse weather.

The 8.15am sailing from Oban to Castlebay was cancelled and the 3.15pm sailing from Castlebay to Oban has been brought forward to depart Castlebay at 12 noon (latest check in 11.30am).

This service will operate directly to Oban arriving approximately 5.20pm.

The 3.40pm sailing from Oban to Lochboisdale/Castlebay remains on amber alert and is subject to short term change or cancellation.

In Stornoway the first sailing this morning was cancelled and the 10.25am from Ullapool is also cancelled. The situation is to be reviewed at 11.30am with regard to 1.50pm sailing from Stornoway and 5.35pm sailing from Ullapool.