• News & Events

    Suileachan: the Reef Monument

    by  • 26 January 2012 • Land Issues, News & Events • 1 Comment

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    Work is underway in Reef on a new commemorative landmark commissioned by the Bhaltos Community Trust to mark the impact of land reform in Uig and throughout the island. The monument has been designed by Will Maclean and Marion Leven, who also created those at Pairc, Aignish and Gress.

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    The 2011-2012 Committee

    by  • 4 August 2011 • CEU, News & Events • 0 Comments

    The Comann Eachdraigh Uig AGM was held last week in the community centre, with tea and cakes and a slide show, at which our chairman John Maciver paid tribute to our late, great friend Finlay Maciver, whose many contributions will be cherished, and whose presence will be sorely missed.  A brief report on the year’s [...]

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    Walks in Uig

    by  • 13 February 2011 • Entertainments, News & Events • 0 Comments

    The (still unnamed) Uig Walking Group went out on Saturday in fine weather – to Suainebhat and out the peat road. The next outing is Saturday 19 February to Carnish, round the old village and out to the beaches, with an option extension on rougher ground along the coast towards Mangersta.

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    Save Stornoway Coastguard

    by  • 26 January 2011 • News & Events • 0 Comments

    Stornoway Coastguard is under threat of closure or downgrading to a daylight-hours-only service. There is virtually universal opposition to the proposals, most urgently and vocally from the coastal communities. Those of us living by the sea are acutely aware of the value of local knowledge, local contacts and extensive experience. Read on for info and links.

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    The New Website

    by  • 30 July 2010 • News & Events • 1 Comment

    Welcome to the new-but-familiar CEUig.com. I hope it helps you to discover stories you may have missed previously. It’s also a little more robust behind the scenes, and has room for more in-depth resources that weren’t fitting on the front page very well. So what’s new here?

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    Lewis Chessmen in concert, free at the Fringe

    by  • 29 July 2010 • Chessmen, News & Events • 0 Comments

    The National Museum of Scotland is presenting a month-long programme of music that draws on the Lewis Chessmen for inspiration, with a programme that “stretches from Norway to the shores of Lewis”. In partnership with Live Music Now Scotland, the Museum on Chambers Street in Edinburgh is offering 45-minute lunchtime concerts every day during the [...]

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    The Forum

    by  • 18 April 2010 • News & Events • 8 Comments

    [singlepic=1115,200,,,left] Thanks to all who have filled in our wee survey (if you haven’t yet, please do.)  Not surprisingly there is an overwhelming desire for a forum, so we have one now: the CEUig Forum. It’s for genealogy and history questions, but also anything else you’d like to talk about. You can read it without logging [...]

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