Bring back the old Reporters

The first of the Society’s 2014/15 series of winter public lectures will be held on Monday 27 October 2014 at 7.00pm in the Council Chambers, Sandwick Road. Our guest speaker is Colin Tucker and the topic will be ‘Bring back the Reporters’, a light...

Launch of Fallen War Heroes book

The Stornoway Historical Society is proud to announce the launch of its latest publication, ‘Fallen War Heroes of Stornoway and District’, compiled by Malcolm Macdonald, on Friday 27th June 2014 in Museum nan Eilean at 9.30pm. The book gives an account of...

North Beach Shops & Hotels

The twenty first annual general meeting of the Stornoway Historical Society will be held on Monday 24 March 2014 at 6.30 pm in the Council Chambers, Sandwick Road. This will be immediately followed at 7.00 pm by the last of the Society’s regular series of winter...

What Lies Beneath

The fourth of the Society’s winter series of lectures for 2013/14 will be held on Monday 24 February 2014 at 7.00 pm in the Council Chambers, Sandwick Road. Our guest speaker for the evening will be Jane Maciver, Chief Executive of the Stornoway Port Authority,...

The Nicolson Clock Tower

The third in the Society’s winter series of lectures will be held on Monday 27th January 2014 at 7.00 pm in the Council Chambers, Sandwick Road. Our guest speaker will be Ken Galloway and the theme of his talk will be the history of the Nicolson Insitute Clock...

The Nicolson Clock Tower

The third in the Society’s winter series of lectures will be held on Monday 27th January 2014 at 7.00 pm in the Council Chambers, Sandwick Road. Our guest speaker will be Ken Galloway and the theme of his talk will be the history of the Nicolson Institute Clock...