Full Steam Ahead – Part 2

Yes! Full Steam Ahead bound for Tobermory and Oban. But first we must reverse away from the pier out into the bay. This is Life on Tiree on board the world’s last sea-going paddle steamer. The sun has broken through the clouds. It is looking promising for our sail to Oban. The telegraph sounds from […]

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Homeward Bound

The alarm clock rings out. It’s only 5:50am but we must leave blanket bay. In just over an hour the ferry will be sailing for Tiree. (Mouse-over for captions and double-click for larger pictures in galleries) Down in the hotel dining room by 6:30 there is time for a quick bowl of cereal before crossing […]

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To The Rescue

In Appreciation of the Crew of the Hebridean Isles It is reported that shortly after noon on Sunday March 16h, a member of the crew of the Hebridean Isles was transferred to the Tobermory Lifeboat from which he was transferred to the care of the Scottish Ambulance Service. The crewman had gone overboard during a […]

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