News and advice

New flagship for Canada Crescent

A landmark sculpture which had become an eyesore after falling into disrepair is on its way to a revival, after Western Isles Lifestyle Lottery stepped in to save the day. The WILL team took the oppor...


Tue 20 February

Lottery support is a big help for harris

Lottery support is a big help for Harris A campaign has been launched to raise awareness about the impact of the Western Isles Lifestyle Lottery’s investment in Harris, and encourage more play...


Mon 19 February

OVERWHELMING SUCCESS OF TATTOO METAGAMA

The Western Isles Lottery Team report they are ‘overwhelmed’ at the success and wholly positive public feedback following the recently held Grand Concert and Tattoo Metagama. Tony Robson o...


Fri 8 December

Rodeo stars on day of SY Christmas magic

Rodeo the donkey received the honour of turning on Stornoway's Christmas lights on Tuesday evening (November 28), watched by hundreds from the town who welcomed the start of the festive season. A cra...


Fri 8 December

MOST SUCCESSFUL STORNOWAY IN BLOOM

Positive feedback from both locals and tourists throughout the summer leave the Western Isles Lottery Team in no doubt that this year’s summer planting project has been their most successful to ...


Fri 1 December

Shackleton Memorial installed with Western Isles Lottery funding

The weather was kind when a Memorial service recognizing the 33rd anniversary of the Shackleton plane crash atop Maodal, Isle of Harris, recently took place. An impressive granite plinth was commiss...


Fri 1 December

Moving to 18+ is now complete

As we’re sure you’ve seen by now, the UK government has unveiled its long-awaited white paper titled "High Stakes: Gambling Reform for the Digital Age". This follows the government's revie...


Mon 2 October

Moving to 18+

As you may have heard, the UK government has unveiled its long-awaited white paper titled High Stakes: Gambling Reform for the Digital Age. This follows the government's review paper on the UK Gamblin...


Fri 1 September

Shackleton Memorial installed with Western Isles Lottery funding

The weather was kind when a Memorial service recognizing the 33rd anniversary of the Shackleton plane crash atop Maodal, Isle of Harris, recently took place. An impressive granite plinth was commiss...


Wed 24 May

WESTSIDE PROJECTS GAIN £6,500 WESTERN ISLES LOTTERY AWARDS

Recent awards were presented by The Western Isles Lottery to grateful recipients for a variety of projects across the Westside area of Lewis. Football clubs around the islands are preparing their...


Mon 15 May

Funds raised this year

£91,691.60

80.15% Complete

3206 tickets of our 4000 ticket goal