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Outer Hebrides

Whether you are starting or growing a business, we provide access to a range of business support services.

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Back home to Barra was the ingredient to success

A local business that has benefitted from Business Gateway’s digital support is Café Kisimul. Harris Bari grew up immersed in the hospitality industry after his parents moved to Barra in 2004 to pursue their dream of opening a restaurant.

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Isle of Lewis whisky shop raises spirits with delivery service

A whisky shop based on the Isle of Lewis has successfully adapted to lockdown with the launch of a new delivery service with help from Business Gateway.

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Western Isles inspired pottery business targets expansion

A North Uist pottery studio has opened a new gallery following one-to-one support and funding advice from Business Gateway.

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Borrisdale Tweed weaves pathway to success

Thanks to strategic advice from Business Gateway, Carol and Rob secured a grant which allowed them to move to a larger premise.

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Business Gateway supports candles with a conscience

Sandwick Bay Candles business owner, Megan Macdonald, used the insights from Business Gateway's workshops to help support her company.

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Harris brewery raises the bar following Business Gateway support

Harris based business, Loomshed, turned to Business Gateway for one-to-one business advice, networking opportunities and advice to scale up their offering.

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Recipe for success of Hebridean catering company

Business Gateway provided a range of services for Lorna's Larder to develop.

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Local distillery owners in high spirits following support from Business Gateway

Business Gateway provided one-to-one business support and fully funded workshops to help distillery business expand.

Elaine Fothergill Galson Farm Guest House

Hebridean guesthouse owner boosted by free workshops

Business Gateway's DigitalBoost programme was the key for Isle of Lewis guest house business.

Find your nearest office

Business Gateway Stornoway

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Sandwick Road
Stornoway
HS1 2BW
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01851 822 775

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday

09:00 to 17:00

Business Gateway Balivanich

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Balivanich
Isle of Benbecula
HS7 5LA
Get directions
01851 822 775

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday

09:00 to 17:00 (by appointment)