Weather disruption

Strong winds and wintry conditions are causing disruption across the Western Isles today (Monday).

Daliburgh, Eriskay, Iochdar, Lionacleit and Castlebay Schools are closed to pupils but Lionacleit is open to Staff and exams are to run tomorrow.

Ferries between Stornoway and Ullapool are disrupted with the Freight ferry, Uig/ Lochmaddy, Oban/Castlebay/Lochboisale and Berneray-Leverburgh and Sound of Barra services all cancelled.

The Met Office have issued an Amber warning for high winds across the region and snow overnight.