The release of a new publication of the mammals of Great Britain has brought mammals to the forefront of many people’s minds. Although the Western Isles are dominated by bird life, we do have mammals present on the long island which play their role in many different ways.
Lews Castle College recently held their Further Education Course Prizegiving and welcomed the students who had received certificates and prizes to a special ceremony in the Foyer of the College in Stornoway.
Free ferry travel - Calmac confirms help for disabled passengers
Ferry operator CalMac has confirmed that disabled passengers using their vessels can have a carer or companion travel with them free of charge if, in the company’s opinion, CalMac would be unable to provide the level of care required by the passenger.
The first ever Western Isles Island Games Association (WIIGA) Youth Games is taking place in Stornoway this week with the opening ceremony kicking things off in impressive fashion at Stornoway Town Hall on Tuesday evening.
Public meeting to find out more about Tarbert port work
CMAL will host a public meeting to update Harris residents on details about the upcoming work at Tarbert port to prepare for the new ferry being built for the Skye Triangle Ports at Tarbert, Lochmaddy and Uig.