Awesome can be an over used word. It was a word that I heard often this evening. This week there is a Holiday Club at the Baptist Church. Each evening the Encounter Group for the older children is meeting. As you can imagine it is great fun, action packed and simply ‘awesome’. When we left […]

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Storm Barbara

Storm Barbara has been buffeting the island throughout the day. As daylight began to appear the force of the wind began to rise. This afternoon gusts were officially recorded at 70mph. On the eve of the storm Balephetrish beach and bay In the afternoon we headed west on a photo tour of the island. The starting […]

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A West End Gem

At the West End of Tiree, in the township of Balemartine, you’ll find a real gem. The line of parked cars probably indicates that you have arrived at the Farmhouse Cafe. A renovated barn is home to the cafe made all the more attractive by the light, airy sun lounge with outstanding view towards Ben […]

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Tiree Glass: Art Gallery and Studio

Requiring a gift to mark a special occasion, we elected to visit Tiree Glass, Art Gallery and Studio, situated at the highest inhabited spot on Tiree. We wanted something different, something that would standout, and we were not disappointed. Our first visit was just before Christmas 2013 to purchase a present, “Images of Tiree” not […]

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