News/Events

Keep updated with our latest news, upcoming events & MADL donations to serve the community around us!

Join the Bowel Movement

15/11/17

A giant inflatable bowel is coming to Balivanich Hall to demonstrate the … Read more

Fred Morrison Winter Tour

15/11/17

Taking place at Carinish Hall at 7.30pm.  See attached poster for more … Read more

Film Screening at Cothrom

10/11/17

Documentary film called Atlantic starts at 7.30pm at Corum.… Read more

Curracag talks

09/11/17

Talk on six months in Manitoba, from prarie to tundra.… Read more

Tea and Reminiscence

09/11/17

Come along to Cothrom on 9th November from 2-4pm for tea, crafts and a chat.… Read more

North Uist Bowling Club

07/11/17

Open Evening for new members.  All welcome at Sgoil Uibhist a Tuath.… Read more

Crofting consultation

07/11/17

Public meeting about the future of crofting at 7.15pm at the Dark Island hotel.… Read more

Yoga Classes

06/11/17

Yoga classes for all levels taking place in November.… Read more

Fashion Show

04/11/17

Comann Eachdraidh Eirisgeidh present a ladies fashion show.  See poster for… Read more

Fossil Hunters

01/11/17

Exhibition in Museum nan Eilean.  See attached poster for more details.… Read more

Eolas

01/11/17

Eolas is a carers group that is going to meet at the Borrodale Hotel from … Read more

Dog Show

28/10/17

Come long to the dog show at Uist Community Riding school.  Find out about … Read more

North Uist Community Firework Display

28/10/17

Firework display taking place in Lochmaddy.… Read more

Coffee Morning

28/10/17

Come along from 11am until 1pm at Carinish Hall to raise funds for the Grimsay … Read more

Taigh ciúil

27/10/17

LCC Benbecula Music Students performing at Taigh Chearsabhagh.… Read more

Thursdays Poetry Evening

26/10/17

Poetry reading at 7.30pm.  Subject death and dying at Taigh Chearsabhagh.… Read more

Coffee Morning

14/10/17

Coffee morning in Clachan Church Hall to raise money for Scottish Bible Society … Read more

Coffee Morning for Macmillan

13/10/17

Taking place at Talla Staoinibrig, South Uist from 1-3pm.    … Read more

A MidSummer Night's Dream

07/10/17

A one man performance by Daibhidh Walker.  See attached poster for details.… Read more

Building a Nation

07/10/17

A performance by Martin O'Connor at Carinish Hall and St Peter's Hall, see … Read more

Yoga Classes

06/10/17

Yoga classes are taking place at various venues.  See attached poster for … Read more

Macmillan Cancer Support tin collections

06/10/17

Thanks to our customers we raised this money from donations into the tins at the… Read more

Book launch and reading

05/10/17

Launch of The False Men at Taigh Chearsabhagh at 7pm.  … Read more

Business Gateway

19/09/17

Meet the business advisor appointments at the Council Offices in Balivanich.… Read more

Screen Machine

17/09/17

Screen machine is back with lots of films to choose from.  See attached … Read more

RSPB Volunteer Open Day

16/09/17

Volunteer Open Day to be held at Loch Druidibeg.  See attached poster for … Read more

Art Courses

08/09/17

Two to six week short courses of a range of art subjects for all abilities at … Read more

English Tuition in Uist

08/09/17

Tailored Tuition Scotland have a tutor in Uist who can help with English exams.… Read more

Music on the Isles

01/09/17

Concerts by the young musicians attending the Berneray Summer School.  See … Read more

Army Cadet Force open night

23/08/17

Open Night to find out more about the joiing the Army Cadet Force.… Read more

Talk on Tuesday

22/08/17

Uist Wool- Yarns Aplenty at the Mill on Grimsay.… Read more

Concert

22/08/17

Celebrating the life and songs of Domhnall Ruadh Choruna at 7.30pm at Carinish … Read more

Eolas

22/08/17

New group formed for carers to meet from 2pm at the Stepping Stone … Read more

NC Art and Design

21/08/17

Places still available for this course and the BA(Hons) Fine Art.  See … Read more

Island Archaeology in focus

03/08/17

Event from 3rd to 5th August at St Peter's Hall, Daliburgh. See attached poster … Read more

Donation of £500 to Sgoil Lionacleit from our MADL fund

01/08/17

We were very pleased to donate £500 to Sgoil Lionacleit's trip to Tanzania… Read more

EDF 2017 Music Festival

28/07/17

Tickets now on sale!  See attached poster for more info.… Read more

North Uist Agricultural Society Show

27/07/17

Taking place on Hosta machair.  Judging at the show starts at 11am… Read more

Soul Vessels

25/07/17

Artist's talk at 7.30pm at Taigh Chearsabhagh.… Read more

Berneray 10k

22/07/17

11.30am start for competitors outside Berneray Community Hall… Read more

Donation of £500 to Highlands and Islands Young Piper competition from our MADL fund

22/07/17

The competition was a great success.  Our donation helped fund the … Read more

Highlands and Islands Young Piper of the Year Competition

20/07/17

Taking place on Thursday 20th July at Sgoil Lionacleit from 9am followed by … Read more

Archaeologists at Orosaigh

20/07/17

There is an Open Day taking place on 20th July.  Come along to find out … Read more

Day trips to Sound of Harris Islands

18/07/17

Ocean guides for fishing and wildlife-viewing trips. See attached  poster … Read more

Dementia Friends Scotland

18/07/17

Meeting from 12-1pm, come along to the Dark Island Hotel to find out more.… Read more

Sollas Week

15/07/17

Lots of different activities planned.  See attached poster for more … Read more

Vikings and Scots of the Hebrides

12/07/17

Lecture at Museum nan Eilean, Sgoil Lionacleit, Benbecula on 12th July at 7pm.… Read more

Hebridean Norsemen exhibition

11/07/17

Exhibition at Museum Eliean, Sgoil Lionacleit until September.… Read more

Yoga Classes- July

11/07/17

Yoga classes are taking place in various locations. See attached poster for more… Read more

Sheep Dog Trials

10/07/17

Taking place on Borve Machair, Berneray at 10am.… Read more

Feίs Tir a'Mhurain

09/07/17

Lots of events taking place in South Uist. See attached poster for more details.… Read more

The Market @ Nunton Steadings

05/07/17

1st Saturday of every month from 10am until 1pm.… Read more

Land of Eagles Walk

04/07/17

Loch Druidibeag guided walks, South Uist, Thursdays 10am… Read more

Ferry Public Consultation

26/06/17

Public consultation on ferry infrastructure.  4-7.30pm Talla Chidhe, … Read more

Human Cargo

26/06/17

Stories and songs of emigration, slavery and transportation.  7.30pm at … Read more

taigh ciùil

22/06/17

Twelfth Day - cracks in the room tour. 7.30pm at Taigh Chearsabhagh.… Read more

Wapping Project

16/06/17

Special screening of films by Richard Wilson and other film makers. 7pm Free… Read more

The Lobster and the Lancuna

14/06/17

Exhibition of Roberta Sinclair, naturalist and submariner.… Read more

Talk on Tuesday

06/06/17

A talk about the geology of Grimsay and the Uist at 7pm at Ceann na h-Airigh, … Read more

Benbecula Two Mile Fast Track

03/06/17

Race open to all ages.  See attached poster for more details.… Read more

Bingo

02/06/17

St Peter's Hall  Doors open 6.30pm for 7.30pm start.  … Read more

Yoga Classes- June

01/06/17

Yoga classes taking place across Uist in June.  … Read more

Tractor Rally

27/05/17

All day event in North Uist.  Lots of activities. See attached poster.… Read more

Run Round Grimsay

20/05/17

Run or walk round Grimsay. Race for over 15s. 11am start. See attached poster … Read more

Pop-Up Exhibition and Cafe

20/05/17

Sollas Art Collective are at Tiagh Sgire,Sollas, North Uist from 20th May until … Read more

Foster Care Fortnight

19/05/17

Come along to the Liniclate Education Centre to meet the Fostering team from … Read more

Donation of £500 to Balivanich School from our MADL fund

14/05/17

Balivanich School were the excited recipients of £500 towards their … Read more

Daliburgh 10k

13/05/17

Daliburgh Jog Scotland are having a 10k race from Daliburgh School. … Read more

Uist Wool

10/05/17

See attached poster for opening times and events.… Read more

Yoga Classes May

10/05/17

Yoga classes throughout Uist.  Check attached poster for details.… Read more

Spinning in Uist

07/05/17

Uist Spinning Group at Kildonnan Museum. See poster for more details.… Read more

Coffee Morning and Shrub Sale

06/05/17

Taking place at Balivanch Hall from 11am until 2pm. See attached poster for … Read more

Όran's Fonn

05/05/17

Carinish Hall is the venue for a play and music events. See attached poster for … Read more

What is the Sky?

04/05/17

Talk by Professor Tim Ingold at 7pm at Taigh Chearsabhagh.  See attached … Read more

Finalist at the Convenience Retail Awards

30/04/17

155 Bishopsgate London was the venue for the 2017 Convenience Retail Awards. … Read more

We've won Chilled Store of The Year!

29/04/17

We are the Scottish Grocer Chilled Store of the Year 2017!  Thanks to all … Read more

Curracag Talk

27/04/17

Illustrated talk by John Love at Lews Castle College Benbecula Campus at 7.30pm.… Read more

Free Church Craft Club

22/04/17

A soup and pudding fundraising lunch is to be held in the Free Church Hall at … Read more

Bingo

21/04/17

Bingo taking place at Iochdar Hall.  Doors open at 6.30pm.  In … Read more

Bazaar

15/04/17

Lots of stalls at Loch Maddy Hall from 11am until 1pm.… Read more

Yugen Puppet Company

06/04/17

Puppet show at Carinish Hall from 7pm.… Read more

Easter Praise Night

05/04/17

Berneray Hall at 7.30pm for Easter Praise Night.… Read more

New Dual Fuel Ferry

05/04/17

Public meeting about the proposed new ferry service at 7pm at LochMaddy Hall.… Read more

Events at Ceann na h-Airigh

31/03/17

See the attached poster for events taking place in Grimsay.… Read more

Last Thursdays Poetry Evening

30/03/17

Poetry Evening in Taigh Chearsabhagh at 7.30pm with Jennifer Williams… Read more

Ticks and Lyme Disease

30/03/17

Launch of awareness campaign at Stoneybridge Hall.  See poster for further … Read more

NC Art and Design

27/03/17

Applications now accepted for the NC and BA(Hons) Fine Art.  See poster for… Read more

Flora MacDonald Piping Competition

25/03/17

At Daliburgh school from 11am for chanter and junior piping competitions. See … Read more

Cake and Candy Fundraiser

24/03/17

Fundraiser for North Uist Amateur Athletics Club in Carinish Hall at 7pm,… Read more

Cothrom Gardening Course

22/03/17

SVQ Level 1 and 2 in Horticulture at Cothrom. See attached poster for more … Read more

St Patrick's Night

18/03/17

Special night at Balivanich Hall- see attached poster for details.… Read more

Boat Building Workshops

18/03/17

Free short course, see attached poster for details.… Read more

Benbecula 10k Road Race

18/03/17

Registration from 10am at Sgoil Lionacleit.  Entrace fee £5.… Read more

St Patrick's Night concert

17/03/17

Concert by LCC Music students at Grogarry Lodge.… Read more

UCRS Bingo

17/03/17

Taking place at Balivanich Hall tat 7pm to raise funds for trip to Olympia.… Read more

Home Spun

17/03/17

An exhibition from LCC UHI Art students at Grogarry Lodge at 7.30pm… Read more

Bring and Buy

11/03/17

Clachan Church Hall is the venue for the Bring and Buy at 2pm on 11th March in … Read more

World Day of Prayer

03/03/17

Taking place at Benbecula Church of Scotland from 7.30pm on 3rd March. … Read more

Yoga Classes- March

01/03/17

Yoga classes in Uist- see attached poster for venues.… Read more

Table Top Sale

25/02/17

Sale at Balivanich Hall from 11am until 2pm.  See attached poster for more … Read more

Round the World Takeaway night

24/02/17

Fundraising takeaway night at Claddach Kirkibost cafe. Phone 01876 580390 … Read more

Sgoil Liniclate Bingo

24/02/17

Fundraising bingo.  See attached poster for details… Read more

taigh ciùil

17/02/17

Local live music cafe hosts sets by the LCC music students.… Read more

Concert: Lewis Castle College Music Students

07/02/17

Concert at Clachan Church Hall at 7.30pm on 7th February.… Read more

Yoga Classes- February

06/02/17

Yoga Classes taking place in various venues in Uist.… Read more

Grimsay Winter Luncheons

06/02/17

Come along on Saturday.  See attached poster for details.… Read more

Curry-oke

04/02/17

Nunton Steadings is the venue for the fun night in aid of Nunton Steadings … Read more

Sunday Funday

29/01/17

Talla an Iochdar from 2-4pm See attached poster.… Read more

Screen Machine at Liniclate

27/01/17

Screen Machine coming to Liniclate with some great films.… Read more

Last Thursday's Poetry Event

26/01/17

With Pauline Prior-Pitt and Iain Stephen at Taigh Chearsabhagh.… Read more

Tom's Fitness Classes

18/01/17

Check out classes at Balivanich Hall. See poster.… Read more

New Entrants to Farming

17/01/17

Workshops pen to anyone taking over a farm. See attached poster.… Read more

Ladies Horse riding Night

17/01/17

Come to your local stables on Tuesday nights for Ladies horseriding lessons.… Read more

Curry Night

13/01/17

Come and try these outstanding curries at Creagorry Hotel.… Read more