A Real Airport

Leaving An Talla, Tiree’s Community Hall, the sky is ominous. Within seconds there is a powerful hail storm. The day is continuing as it began, Coming to the Reef we make an about turn. There are two planes at the airport. Two Fly-Be planes. Big Ones. The sky remains dark and threatening. But there is […]

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Up! Up! And Away!

With Spring in the air, on our beautiful Isle of Tiree, one of the joys of walking is listening to the birdsong. On calm days, when walking along the beach at Gott Bay, you are conscious of the sound of gentle lapping waves. On some beaches, however, the sound of the waves can be like […]

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In Flight

Another beautiful January day, with even more sunshine, meant a walk along Gott Bay. As we approached the bay the daily flight from Glasgow, operated by FlyBe/Loganair made its approach. (As usual, click each photograph for a larger picture.) The usual plane is an 18 seat Twin Otter. As well as the passengers, the plane […]

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