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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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Alasdair MacEachen, of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, said: "It's a fairly light construction so you don't want it rolling on top of someone.
The future of renewable energy in the Western Isles, and who should benefit from the potential profits, was highlighted this week by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar councillor Gordon Murray.
The Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, or Western Isles Council, has ruled for the first time that committee meetings must be held in Gaelic.
Councillor Rae Mackenzie, Stornoway South, said his request for a report on the state of the school and a review of future use of Sandwickhill School was refused by Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles Council) education committee - something the council denies.
Sgoil Bhaile a' Mhanaich, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Raising Attainment in Literacy Sponsored by Steven Brown Art?
Finance Minister Tom McCabe announced the aid package for Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, the Western Isles local authority, to help repair the infrastructure.