Two Skye organisations are celebrating after being awarded funding from  Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland.

Counselling Care: Skye & Lochalsh, has been given a grant of £3,600 which they will use towards the Administrator/ Fundraiser’s salary, while Skye & Lochalsh Mental Health Association did even better.

They have bee awarded a grant of £4,000 towards the Project Workers salary that supports the weekend service provision.

Commenting on the awards, local MP Ian Blackford said: "Each of these organisations are very worthy causes and do a lot of good work in their respective communities."