The Silver Screen

In a week of mixed weather she appeared out of the mist. On board Tuesday’s ferry was a very special articulated lorry. The ‘Screen Machine’ arrived on board the MV ’Lord of the Isles’. The Lorry is an 80-seat air conditioned, digital mobile cinema which brings the latest films to the rural areas of the […]

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vive la différence

What a wonderful introduction to Colonsay. On a day on which the sun has continued to beam down We joined a most interesting four hour history walk around Balnahard at the north end of the island. The guided walk by Colonsay enthusiasts took us through spectacular scenery. On arrival at the pier we were greeted […]

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The Cinema Catches The Ferry

The Mighty Clansman Does It Again! Tiree: Where the cinema catches the ferry. If the plane goes by boat, then it ought not to surprise us that even the cinema rolls on and off the Clansman. Today, the Screen Machine left on the Thursday ferry bound for Castlebay, Barra. The Screen Machine is an 80-seat, air […]

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