Tag Archives: weather

CANCELLED

  Due to the bad weather the Airidhantuim School Memories event due to be held today has been CANCELLED.  Keep your eye on our Facebook page and Twitter feed for details on the re-scheduling of the event. We have also … Continue reading

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Friday photo; it’ll do the peats

Today’s Friday Photo is of some very strong Niseach women carrying home creels of peat.  As you can see, the piles of peat are more than a foot higher than the head of each woman, which meant that not only … Continue reading

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Friday photo; Castlebay and Iona

Despite all signs to the contrary, it is actually May, and we should be basking in gentle sunshine rather than cowering behind our hoods against the hail.  To remind you of what sun looks like, here is Calmac’s Iona entering … Continue reading

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Scottish Catholic Archives

Another of my visits before Christmas (and before all the delays because of bad weather to which I was to become very accustomed to) was to the Scottish Catholic Archives in Edinburgh. David had organised for me to meet Andrew Nicoll, … Continue reading

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