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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Deeply Grateful

Leadership. Team work. Skill. Co-operation. Courage. Although there is an advertised sailing for Saturday morning from Oban to Coll and Tiree, today’s ferry may well have been the last to arrive before Christmas day. The weather forecast for Friday and over the weekend is for stormy weather, including the named storm, ‘Barbara’. As yet Saturday’s […]

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“She’s On Her Way!”

No! Not Mrs Claus. No! Not the Mighty Clansman. Yes! Storm Barbara. Angus may have passed us by on Tiree But storm Barbara is about to do battle. Monday proved to be a calm day. The winter sunshine was so deceptive. And from Cornaigbeg the sunset was a joy to watch. Earlier in the day […]

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