Skye’s marine tour operators are cautiously optimistic that they may receive Government support in the coming weeks.

There had been genuine anger that this sector was excluded from all the support schemes announced by the UK and Scottish Governments before Cabinet Secretary for Finance (and local MSP), Kate Forbes, announced a new £100 million fund last week. The new fund is specifically designed to assist small and micro businesses that were ineligible for other forms of support. Read the full Press Release here: