Tuesday, 13 March 2018

call for report on peatland income

Councillor Gordon Murray, Chair of the Comhairle's Biodiversity Action Plan Steering Group is calling for a report on peatland management and how income can be maximised.

Thursday, 8 March 2018

Consultation on Laxdale buses

Stornoway North councillor Gordon Murray has welcomed a new consultation on ‘school transport in the Laxdale area’ planned for next week.

Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Fighting for Stornoway primary

Much has been said about the campaign to ensure promises that were made to the community way back in 2011are to be kept.

Assurances on Mobile Library Services

At the last meeting of the Communities and Housing committee, SNP Group leader, Gordon Murray raised the issue of the mobile library services and the disappointing situation where no decision had been made while vans run into a bad state of condition.

Thursday, 8 February 2018

Budget 2018 summary

Here are the amendments and the voting at the full council on Wednesday 7th February 2018

Saturday, 6 January 2018

SNP campaign for audio playback successful

Western Isles council SNP group welcomed the opportunity for members of the public to listen to the committees of the council through audio playback.

Thursday, 21 December 2017

Boost for crofting from budget

The news that the Scottish Government is to increase funding to the Scottish Crofting Commission was welcome by members of the the Comhairle's crofting committee this week.