Funeral of island priest

The funeral Mass for Fr Calum MacLellan will take place on Eriskay this morning (Friday).

A Requiem Mass took place in Oban Cathedral yesterday.

Fr Calum passed away last Saturday at Raigmore Hospital in Inverness.

He had spent his whole life of ministry in the Diocese of Argyll and the Isles and was also the first Vice Convener of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar.

He was made a Freeman of the Western Isles in 2004.