O’Hara family appeal

Following the tragic death of Mr Jon O’Hara of Garrabost, local councillor Zena Stewart has in conjunction with Point Community Council organised an appeal for the devastated family, Mrs Linzi O’Hara and her five children, aged four to eleven.

Mr O’Hara’s funeral will be held at 10am today (Tuesday 18th December) from The Salvation Army Hall in Bayhead Street, Stornoway.

Collecting cans will be available at the following locations for two weeks:

Garrabost P O,

Engebret Filling Station,

Angus Campbell Filling Station,


Charley Barley’s,

MacNeills Bar,

Criterion Bar, Carlton Bar

Star Inn,

K J Macdonald Chemist,

Sea Angling Club, Stornoway Golf Club,

Lewis and Harris Rangers Supporters Club,

Crown Hotel,

Lewis Hotel,

County Hotel,

Cabarfeidh Hotel,


Coffee Pot,

Peking Cuisine,

Church Street Chippy.

The support of the community is much appreciated.