Scottish Wildlife Trust Summer Walks ...

Scottish Wildlife Trust Summer Walks Programme

Eigg Residents oppose Highland Counci...

Isle of Eigg Residents fully support the letter sent by the Eigg Parent Council regarding the re-structuring of schools.   Eigg and the other Small Isles schools are in a unique situation because of the geographical location and the new re-structuring would not support the islands either socially or educationally. The impact would be very negative. […]

Highland Council – Management of Scho...

Eigg Parent Council 24.01.16 RESPONSE BY PARENT COUNCIL TO  ‘MANAGEMENT OF SCHOOLS – PROPOSAL FOR IMPLEMENTATION’ Eigg Parent Council would like to draw particular attention to two of the implications detailed in this proposal which Councillors are using to make their decision. These are: 4.3 Risk ‘If this project is not delivered successfully there is […]

New Housing for Eigg

New Housing for Eigg

The second consultation meeting about the possible new houses on Eigg will happen on Friday 20th January.  All welcome

The Band to see off #StormBarbara

The Band to see off #StormBarbara

Storm Barbara may be hitting the west coast of Scotland, but that doesn’t stop our plans for a great Ceilidh to celebrate Hogmanay.  Saying farewell to 2016 and welcoming in 2017, this year’s Eigg Hogmanay Ceilidh line up includes Gabe McVarish and Ross Martin from Daimh, Eilidh Shaw from The Poozies, Mike Katz from the […]

Howlin’ Fling is back for July ...

Howlin’ Fling is back for July 2016

Lost Map have announced the return of their Howlin’ Fling! festival to the island of Eigg in the inner Hebrides this July. Howlin’ Fling! takes place on Eigg – home to label boss Johnny Lynch, aka The Pictish Trail – on Friday 1 and Saturday 2 July. Announcing this year’s Howlin’ Fling!, Lynch described the […]

Earthrise on Eigg

Al Jezeera’s earthrise visits Eigg, the energy self-sufficient island and discovers that community spirit may be at the root of it all.