The Launch of Stornoway Media Centre - by SignPrint ( and Intermedia Services (Stornoway) Ltd, ( is set for tomorrow (Thursday November 1).

The building will be open from 11.30am as part of the Open Day to show off the full range of design, printing and media operations.

If there is demand, it will remain open as late as 7pm if people wish to visit and see the displays.

Both companies are joining to show off the opportunities offered by the new centre and its constituent operations. 

These range from Pubic Announcement adverts in EVENTS newspaper to complete interior design aspects from Sign Print.

The formal official opening event starts at 12.30pm 

Official opening event

12.30 Formal Opening by Dolly Macleod whose late husband ‘ND’ Macleod created the business which formerly occupied this iconic Stornoway building

12.33 Laura Maciver of SignPrint Ltd explains their offering

12.36 Chris Corden, non-executive director of Intermedia Services (Stornoway) Ltd and formerly of Callanish Ltd and Scottish Enterprise, looks at changes in communication for the Islands and the world since 1989.

12.39 Fred Silver, islands-based journalist since 1991, looks at growing opportunities for taking islands media and print-based products back into local control.