Thursday, 8 November 2012
The residents of Scalpay were asked two questions in a referendum concerning community ownership. They voted overwhelmingly to take advantage of a gifted estate and narrowly to collaborate with the North Harris Trust that operates across the bridge from them. The details are given in this item in the Stornoway Gazette, the Lewis-based newspaper which will carry more information about the topic in today's issue.
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