DEEP ROOTS

The island is the ancestral homeland of the Highland Clan MacLeod, with those individuals on Harris being referred to as from the clan MacLeod of Harris or MacLeod of MacLeod, and Lewis as clan MacLeod of Lewis.

FAMOUS EXPORTS

A major industry on the island is the production of Harris tweed fabric and Stornoway Black Pudding, all handmade on the island and by law must be made in the isles.

LITERALLY AMAZING

The Lewis Trilogy of novels (The Blackhouse, The Lewis Man and The Chessmen) by Peter May, is set on Lewis and Harris

GREAT PEOPLE

Lewis and Harris is the most populous of the Scottish islands, with over 21,000 residents. Stornoway is the main town of the island, with about 12,000