News

History of Stornoway Airport

The fourth in the Society's winter series of public lectures for 2016/17 will be held on Thursday 23 February 2017 at 7.00pm in the Council Chambers, Sandwick Road. Our guest speaker will be Duncan Smith and his subject will be the history of Stornoway...

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SY Gone By

The winter/spring 2016-17 issue of SY Gone By is out now priced £3.00 in various local outlets....

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New Premises

The Society has now completed its move downstairs to the former Harris Tweed Authority's premises within the Town Hall. Our new address is 2 Cromwell St, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2DB. We are also in the process of redesigning our website and this work will...

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New Premises

During September, the Society will be moving from its current premises on the first floor (South Beach) of the Town Hall downstairs to the first floor to the offices of the Harris Tweed Authority (Cromwell St). Members of the public can still contact us here on our...

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SHS You Tube Channel

The Stornoway Historical Society is pleased to announce the launch of it's own 'You Tube' channel. The first upload is the video of our last public lecture of 2013/14, 'North Beach Shops and Hotels' which was held on 24 March 2014. Our guest speakers were the always...

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Fallen War Heroes of Stornoway

The Stornoway Historical Society has just published "Fallen War Heroes of Stornoway & District", which covers the loss of men and women in conflicts from the time of the Spanish-American War of 1898 to the present day. Details of each individual, their family and...

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Launch of Facebook Page

The Stornoway Historical Society is now on Facebook!  Please view the page and post your likes. We welcome your queries, comments, contributions and suggestions. We will be regularly posting updates on our activities and events.

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