The remains of the day. A day that was for the most part, calm, warm and sunny. The forecast for tomorrow is for the wind to rise and for rain to arrive in the afternoon. The result is that the Tiree Regatta has been cancelled for 2015Read more "Remains of the Day"
According to the dictionary the definition of ‘high summer’ is the hottest part of the summer. This year ‘high summer’ in Scotland could be defined as high winds and high tides. With weather more reminiscent of October it has been cold and damp with occasional sunny days. However, with winds being predominantly from the […]Read more "High Summer"
It’s not everyday that you are 90 – but yesterday, Saturday the 1st of August, Lachlan Mackinnon (Parkhouse) Balephetrish celebrated his 90th along with family and friends. Today, the church family joined with Lachie and his wife Rena in marking this very special occasion. Becky Wright presented him with a birthday card before leading us […]Read more "The Birthday Boy"
It is hard to believe that the day began so wet and windy and yet ended with another inspirational sunset. Camera in hand and setting out to walk, it was clear that it was going to be another spectacular sunset. So I chose to walk towards Gott Bay and then to return along the foreshore. […]Read more "Inspirational Tiree"
The day began with gusting wind and heavy rain, but by the afternoon the wind had dropped and it was dry. The evening was a delight, calm and sunny. The clouds that masked the sunset reflected the glow of the sun over the waters of the Passage of Tiree. The old harbour Scarinish was a feast for the […]Read more "Tiree’s Night of the Blue Moon"