News/Events

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

Tagsa Uibhist Xmas Craft Fair

09/11/19

Fundraiser at Carinish Hall, North Uist, from 12 noon until 4pm.  See … Read more

Fly Tying Evenings

04/11/19

South Uist Angling Club is running Monday evening sessions from 7.30pm until … Read more

Screen Machine in Benbecula

01/11/19

Catch up with some great films at the Screen Machine.  See attached poster … Read more

Traditional Rug Making Workshop

30/10/19

From 5.30pm until 7.30pm.  See attached poster for more details.… Read more

Community Classes

28/10/19

Join one of the Classes taking place at Cothrom, South Uist from 6.30pm until … Read more

Coffee Morning

26/10/19

A fundraising coffee morning to raise funds for the annual Grimsay Christmas … Read more

Winter Talks Programme

10/10/19

Talk about Alaska by John Love at 7.30pm at the Dark Island Hotel.… Read more

RSPB Volunteer Day

05/10/19

Help out at Loch Druidibeg, South Uist from 10am until 1pm.  See poster for… Read more

Coffee Morning

05/10/19

Come along to Carinish Hall, North Uist from 11am until 1pm, for Macmillan … Read more

Fun Palace

05/10/19

Activities taking place at Liniclate Library from 10am until 1pm.… Read more

Cothrom Big Weekender

04/10/19

See attached poster for two great events at Cothrom over the weekend.… Read more

Bingo

04/10/19

Raising money for North Uist Fireworks, Bingo from 6.15pm at Loch Maddy Hall. … Read more

Bookbug Sessions

28/09/19

Bookbug sessions at Liniclate Library on various dates until Christmas.  … Read more

Struan Tea for Parkinson's

28/09/19

From 1.30 until 3.30pm at Talla an Iochdair, South Uist.… Read more

World's Biggest Coffee Morning

27/09/19

Taking place at Benbecula Airport.  See attached poster for more details.… Read more

Coffee Morning

24/09/19

Come along to UCVO, East Camp, Benbecula from 11am until 2pm.… Read more

Ally Bain and Phil Cunningham

21/09/19

Touring at Talla an Iochdair, South Uist at 8pm.… Read more

Sam Smith visits our shop!

31/08/19

Sam Smith was brilliant and kindly had his photo taken with the staff on duty … Read more

Under 5s Event

22/08/19

From 10am until 12.30pm at Balivanich Hall, Benbecula.… Read more

Nevis Ensemble Hebrides Tour

22/08/19

Fun and music at Uist Community Riding School at 5pm.… Read more

Flower Festival

17/08/19

Taking place at Church of Scotland from 2-4pm.… Read more

Day of the Sea 2019

17/08/19

Lots of events from 11am.  See attached poster for details.… Read more

The Eroding Coastal Heritage of Uist and Benbecula

16/08/19

A talk at Lews Castle College Benbecula Campus commencing at 7pm.… Read more

Music on the Isles

16/08/19

Concerts by the young musicians participating in the Summer School on … Read more

SpacePort 1

15/08/19

Consultation at Carinish Hall.  See poster for more details.… Read more

Citizen Science Week

12/08/19

Lots of events in North Uist.  See attached poster for more details.… Read more

Macmillan Cancer Support

12/08/19

Thanlks to our customers who raised £129.94 from the shop tin collection … Read more

Runrig photograph exhibition

07/08/19

Check out Gallery 2, Taigh Chearsabhagh, North Uist.… Read more

Screen Machine

02/08/19

Great films to see in Benbecula.… Read more

Eilean Dorcha Festival 2019

26/07/19

See attached posters for this years lineup on Friday and Saturday!… Read more

Iochdar Holiday Club

15/07/19

From 9am-4pm at Iochdar School.  See attached poster for details.… Read more

Digital Photography Workshop

05/07/19

Two and a half day workshop to be held in Lochmaddy.  See poster for more … Read more

Summer Concert with Catherine Nardiello

04/07/19

8pm at the Dark Island Hotel, Isle of Benbecula.… Read more

Donation to Uist Coastal Rowing Club

01/07/19

Congrats to the Uist Coastal Rowing Club who received a donation of £200 … Read more

Scottish Chamber Orchestra

24/06/19

Wind soloists performing at 7.30pm St Peter's Hall, Daliburgh, South Uist  … Read more

A talk about the life of Liz MacRae Shaw

20/06/19

Skype baird and campaigner, the life and works.  7pm Museum nan Eilean, … Read more

Consultation for the National Islands Plan

17/06/19

Have your say from 2.15pm at Carinish Hall and then other venues.  See … Read more

Kildonan Ceilidhs

14/06/19

Come along to Kidonan Museum, South Uist at 7.30pm.… Read more

Carers Week

11/06/19

As part of Carers' week there is a lunch with guest speakers at the Dark Island … Read more

Muddy Puddle Walk

01/06/19

Taking place at 11am Market Stance, Isle of Benbecula.… Read more

Hebridean Pride

01/06/19

Parade starts from Lews Castle, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis at 3pm.  See … Read more

Tractor Rally

01/06/19

Taking place at Hosta Hall, North Uist at 11.30am.  See poster for more … Read more

Bingo

17/05/19

Doors open at 6.30pm St Mary's Hall, Griminish, Isle of Benbecula… Read more

Note Perfect Choir

15/05/19

Enjoy singing? Then come along and join the choir.  Wednesdays 7.30pm at … Read more

Store Cupboard Cooking

14/05/19

Making meals from food in your cupboard.  Cooking demonstrations at 10am … Read more

Ploughing Competition

11/05/19

Starts at noon on Sollas Machair.  See attached poster for more details.… Read more

Annual Sale of Work

10/05/19

Raising funds for Macmillan Cancerf Support at 7pm Sgoil Uibhist a Tuath, … Read more

Big Cake Bake

10/05/19

Raising funds for National Deaf Children's society, 3.30pm Sgoil Araich, … Read more

Caraidean Uibhist

09/05/19

Looking for volunteers for chat, cup of tea and befriending.  See poster … Read more

May events

09/05/19

See attached poster for extra events happening in May.… Read more

Screen Machine

05/05/19

Lots of great films coming to the Dark Island Hotel carpark, Benbecula.  … Read more

Moladh Uibhist

03/05/19

Gaelic song and dance weekend.  See attached poster for more details.… Read more

Coffee Morning

27/04/19

Fundraiser for Uist Coastal Rowing Club from 11am until 2pm Talla an Iochdar.… Read more

1970s Uist

26/04/19

Free screening of film of 70s Uist at 7pm in Carinish Village Hall.… Read more

Bingo

26/04/19

Fundraiser for North Uist Amateur Athletics Club at Balivanich Hall.  Doors… Read more

Jump for Joy dance classes

23/04/19

Ballet and Jazz dance classes for children and Adult dance fitness at various … Read more

Step Dance Classes

22/04/19

Classes run by Ceolas in various venues throughout Uist.  See poster for … Read more

Help for fussy eaters

15/04/19

Information for parents from 10am until noon at Benbecula Church of Scotland … Read more

Bazaar

13/04/19

Lots of stalls at Loch Maddy Hall. See poster for details.… Read more

Shadowplay

13/04/19

Performances at the Tourist Office, Loch Maddy.… Read more

Study Art in Uist

13/04/19

BA and NC Courses start in September 2019 and take place in Loch Maddy, North … Read more

Bingo

29/03/19

Doors open at 6.30pm in Iochdar Hall, South Uist, for bingo in aid of Uist … Read more

Presentation of St Kilda

28/03/19

Hear about the people and wildlife of St Kilda at Taigh Sgire Sholais, North … Read more

Daffodil Tea

23/03/19

Tea and homebaking at Benbecula Church of Scotland from 2-3.30pm on Saturday … Read more

New art exhibition at Taigh Chearsabhagh

19/03/19

Disturbed Ground is the latest art exhibition at T.C, North Uist.… Read more

Yoga for Life

19/03/19

Taking place in North Uist locations on Mondays and Wednesdays.  See poster… Read more

3 "pop in" Saturday mornings

09/03/19

On 9th, 16th and 23rd March at Sgoil Chairinish from 10.30am until 12.30pm to … Read more

Evening of Stories and Songs

08/03/19

Recordings from North Uist followed by refreshments.  See attached poster … Read more

Rock and Water art exhibition

06/03/19

Taking place from March until May in Taigh Chearsabhagh, North Uist.… Read more

Kildonan Cafe Charity Sale

02/03/19

Sale from 12 noon until 3pm.  All proceeds to Children 1st Scotland.… Read more

Coffee Morning

02/03/19

Taking place at Talla an Iochdar from 10am until 2pm.  All proceeds to St … Read more

Uist Yarn Studio

01/03/19

Open Studio launch event from 2-7pm taking place at East Camp, Benbecula.… Read more

Digital Boost

27/02/19

Workshops to help businesses make use of Social Media.… Read more

Moving Meditation

26/02/19

Try Tai Chi at St Mary's Hall, Griminish, Isle of Benbecula from 7.30pm.… Read more

Opera Highlights

16/02/19

Performance at Liniclate School, Isle of Benbecula at 7.30pm.  Tickets on … Read more

Calmac Community Fund

12/02/19

Information sessions for grant applications from £500-£2000 at … Read more

Part time courses in Art and Design

12/02/19

Courses running from January until March. See attached poster for details.… Read more

An Uinneag

02/02/19

A play of the story of Jessie of Balranald taking place at Carinish Hall.… Read more