We Will Remember

Will we be able to walk today? The weather forecast is not all promising – heavy showers for most of the day! As we walk along the shore at Gott Bay we look out across the water towards the Isle of Mull. Is that snow we are seeing or is it just the clouds? Opinion […]

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Well Done CalMac

The Service Status Notice reads: Following Thursday’s (07/11/13) weather disruption on the Oban – Coll/Tiree service, there will be an additional sailing on Friday 8th November as per the following timetable; Depart Oban – 07:15 Arrive Tiree – 11:00 Depart Tiree – 11:20 Arrive Coll – 12:30 Depart Coll – 12:40 Arrive Oban – 15:40 […]

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Congratulations!

It is encouraging to see our son, Andrew’s, blog being recognised.by The National Association for the Teaching of English: a professional body for English teachers, with courses, conferences and publications.  @NATEfeed: @andrewmillar72 Your blog is this month’s well-merited choice in Resource Watch, just sent to NATE members. Thanks for your hard work! See Lifeontiree’s blogroll

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So Near And Yet So Far

Today was to be the last sailing of the MV Hebridean Isles to Coll and Tiree before the MV Clansman takes over the route until the end of December. She departed on time from Oban and managed into Coll. Departing Coll twenty minutes late she arrived off Tiree at the height of some nasty squalls. […]

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Seals, Sunset and Sky

Remember! Remember! The fifth fourth of November.  After a warming cup of coffee in the car we set out for a memorable walk along Balephetrish Bay on the northern coast of the Island. The late autumn sunshine cast a warm glow over the vista before our eyes. Coming down on to the sand the first thing to […]

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