Tag Archives: Harris

Friday photo; Prince of wAles

With the news that Prince Charles is to visit Harris next Thursday, we give you fair warning to stockpile cherry brandy over the weekend before he gets here.  For those we have never heard this story, the Crown Hotel is infamous for serving … Continue reading

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Friday photo; Sound of Scarp

There’s a good chance you know this already, but if not there are two people who met at the University of St Andrews getting married today.  Is it too much to hope that the groom, His Royal Highness Prince William Arthur … Continue reading

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Friday photo; Amhuinnsuidhe Castle

This weeks Friday Photo is a picture of sunny Amhunnsuidhe Castle in Harris.  The castle was built in 1865 by the seventh Earl of Dunmore, son of Catherine Murray, Countess of Dummore, who was a great patron of Harris Tweed.  Today it is used … Continue reading

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Friday photo; Tarbert

Here we have a nice Cairt Phostail of Tarbert circa 1909.  With the bad weather cancelling a lot of ferries yesterday and disrupting travel plans, it’s is easy to forget the time when ferry sailings were not daily! 

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Friday photo; Bays of Harris

The weather has definitely taken a turn for the worse in the past few weeks, and it’s been all scarves, hats and gloves in the Tasglann office!  So to remind ourselves of sunnier times I have dug out this picture … Continue reading

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