Murdo MacLennan voted representative for the Western Isles

A new season is approaching, in more ways than one, as Murdo MacLennan is announced as the first democratically elected member of the Crofting Commission Board for the Western Isles.

The new Commission, taking the place of the old Crofters Commission on April 1st this year, will see a progression of the organisation as new legislation takes effect.

To read on interview with Mudo and hear about his plans for the future of crofting in the Western Isles, see inside this weeks Stornoway Gazette.