This morning we woke to the sound of the wind. It was even louder in our living room. The roof slates were dancing. Gertrude! Yet what a view from our south facing windows. What it is to have rooms with a view. And not just when the sky is blue. At first light we could […]Read more "Room with a View"
Abigail, the first storm to be named by the Met Office, is beginning to make her presence felt here on Tiree. The morning began uncannily bright and sunny. By early afternoon the sky was ominously dark and threatening. Then all of a sudden the storm clouds broke and the rain lashed down. Once again the […]Read more "Abigail makes her presence felt"
Today’s ferry was cancelled due to the prevailing weather conditions and tomorrow’s is operating to a revised timetable. There is no promise that the vessel will be able to berth at either Coll or Tiree. It very much depends on the swell. Yet, the very weather that plays havoc with our link to the Mainland […]Read more "Stormy Skies"