Highlighting health issues

The West Side Locality Planning Group is holding its next meeting on Wednesday 7th December at 7pm in the Carloway Day Centre.

The group meet on a quarterly basis in rotation across the Westside from Ness to Uig to discuss healthcare issues in the community.

The group have a range of visiting speakers with opportunities to ask questions of NHS and Comhairle management and clinical staff.

Speakers may be invited to respond to specific queries so if a member of the public wishes to raise an issue they are invited to get in contact with group administrator Emma Drye on 643 261. Previous topics have included community meals, disabled provision in hospital, patient transport and modernisation plans for WIH.