On Friday morning the first floats arrived on the island Their destination – the Rural Centre, Crossapol. Saturday is the annual Tiree Lamb Sale. There was further evidence of the forth coming sale. The machair close to home was denuded of its lamb population. This was heightened by the sound of bleating from the few […]Read more "Going, Going, Gone!"
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"
Flock and Herd On a recent visit to family in London, we came across a butcher’s shop aptly named ‘Flock and Herd’ in Bellenden Rd, South East London. It was a reminder that on Tiree we are very familiar with the other end of the food chain. It has come to that time of the […]Read more "Meet The Neighbours"