Your Local

Your Local – no not the the Lean To Bar at the Scarinish Hotel or the Luggers Bar at the Lodge Hotel, Kirkapol – rather your local mail. In a recent edition of An Tirisdeach (the home of Tiree’s News) it was reported that our local post office had received a directive from Head Office requiring them to […]

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Watching for the Postman

 When I was barely 14, I worked almost every Saturday, and most school holidays, delivering the mail. In those days the postmen and women were paid on a Friday and invariably one or another was not well enough to come to work the next day. Perhaps it is a sense of affinity with postal workers […]

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