The weather has not been the most conducive to venturing further afield on the island thus the lack of recent posts. With a dental appointment on the Mainland we were keeping a close watch on the weather forecast. The appointment was on the Friday so this meant sailing on the Thursday and returning on the […]Read more "Home To Tiree"
It is great to be back home on Tiree, having spent two weeks away on the Mainland, first of all to join in a family 40th Birthday celebration, and secondly to attend the Baptist Union of Scotland Assembly. Our trip took us first of all to Falkirk, then south to Thame in Oxfordshire, then across […]Read more "Autumn Glory"
Out by ferry and return by plane. Once again we were encouraged by the kindness of family and friends. On the outward journey the ferry was running approximately two hours late, yet thanks to the kindness of friends we arrived at our onward destination approximately two hours earlier than expected. Thanks to the kindness of […]Read more "Return Post"
Once the pride of the Clyde, the MV Isle of Arran, Eilean Arainn, is presently the winter relief vessel on the Oban, Coll and Tiree sailing. Entering service in 1984 her popularity on the Adrossan/Brodick sailing eventually led to her having to be replaced on the route after just ten years. She then took up […]Read more "An Elderly Lady"