Outer Hebrides

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Outer Hebrides,

Scotland: see Hebrides, theHebrides, the
, Western Isles,
or Western Islands,
group of more than 50 islands, W and NW Scotland. Less than a fifth of the islands are inhabited. The Outer Hebrides
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Finance Minister Tom McCabe announced the aid package for Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, the Western Isles local authority, to help repair the infrastructure.
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles Council) yesterday announced their deal with green energy giants Air Products.
Eighteen of the 31 councillors on Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles Council) are fluent Gaelic speakers.
The increases in Falkirk, Aberdeenshire, North Ayrshire, Highland, Stirling, East Dunbartonshire and Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar were all five per cent or more.