The Voice of the Scottish National Party in the Western Isles
This site has lots of information for SNP members and supporters, but is also here for anyone who simply wants to know what their hard-working Westminster MP and Holyrood MSP, Angus MacNeil and Alasdair Allan, have been doing on their behalf.
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If you would like to join too, here is a link to the relevant page on the main SNP site: www.snp.org/join.
Alternatively, you can print and fill out this membership form and hand it in to the SNP Constituency Office in Bayhead, Stornoway.
MacNeil welcomes investment in Stornoway Post Office
Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MP, Angus Brendan MacNeil has welcomed the announcement that the Post Office has decided to retain and invest in Stornoway Post Office.
Stornoway Post Office situated on Francis Street, was previously earmarked as one that could potentially be franchised and run in partnership with a suitable retail partner. Despite interest from several potential partners, the Post Office has not reached an agreement with a suitable partner to secure the long-term viability of the branch.
Ullapool linkspan: Calmac must consult stakeholders
Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MP, Angus Brendan MacNeil has been in contact with Calmac following reports of a six week disruption to the Stornoway-Ullapool vehicle ferry service.
Angus MacNeil said: “This is a huge shock to the transport network in Lewis. The question has to be asked of CMAL as to when this situation became apparent.