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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The Interisland Join-Up concert was a chance to see young musicians from the outer isles playing traditional music alongside local bands.
The Outer Isles Presbytery of the Free Presbyterian Church of Scotland said it had not given up its fight - and called for a passenger boycott.
Council convener Stephen Hagan said: "An aircraft taking off from Inverness will take about 50 minutes to one of the outer isles in Orkney."
And she has no plans to trade it in for a normal motor - she hasn't got a driving licence, though she does have a special dispensation for the outer isles.
In a letter signed by Allan MacColl of the Outer Isles Presbytery, the church urged Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles Council) to deny permission for any public gatherings "which promote the homosexual lifestyle".
Co-ordinator Rhoda Featherstone said many families on Orkney and the outer isles - part of Lib Dem Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael's constituency - were struggling to get by before the food bank opened last month.