MP hails success of Western Isles athletes

Commenting on the huge success of the Western Isles athletes at the Natwest Island Games which are currently taking place in Jersey, MP Angus Brendan MacNeil said:

“It is truly inspiring to see athletes from the Western Isles do so well at the Island Games. Massive congratulations to all the athletes involved and I wish ever success to all those who are still competing in events.

“I appreciate that a lot of hard work is done behind the scenes to organise such an event and I would also like to congratulate the WIIGA organising committee for the tremendous amount of work that they have put in to ensure that a team from the Western Isles could participate in the Island Games.

“It is a huge boost for the sporting community in the Western Isles when our athletes can compete with the very best from all the other islands in the World.”