Tolsta District News 1976 as reported in the Stornoway Gazette
Tolsta Primary School and Community Hall costing around £100,000 was opened on Friday by Mr.Donald Macdonald,M.A., former headteacher of Corstorphine Primary School, Edinburgh and a former pupil of Tolsta School.
The Community Association are at present selling tickets for their annual raffle, price 4d, and books of tickets can be obtained from committee members. The Association has been mainly responsible for such worthwhile community ammenities as the car park, the playing field and the improved access to Giordal Beach. Undeniably these are useful to everybody in the community irrespective of how they view raffle tickets.