Winds of Change

Autumn in the Outer Isles can be somewhat blustery and at times storm lashed. Each year we get our share of  violent storm force winds (Force 11 - winds over 64 mph) when it's normally dinner by candle light and an early night with a hot water bottle. The winds can be very destructive and,… Continue reading Winds of Change

Showtime

North Uist Annual Show In any rural community the major event of the summer has to be the agricultural or local garden show, although here this maybe disputed by the islands' highland gatherings (games). Whether it is a grand county event or the local village fete being asked to be a judge can either be… Continue reading Showtime