Category Archive for: ‘History’

  • Mrs Macks Sign

    Mrs Mack’s Farm Shop Torrin Isle of Skye

    When you are out and about exploring Skye if you have time, try and go down some of the wee tracks you always drive past. On many occasions you will be pleasantly surprised by what is waiting for you at the end of the track. Last Saturday …

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  • Bog Myrtle Sean Renee Matilda

    Bog Myrtle – Quirky Cafe in Struan – Isle of Skye

    In recent years we have had some real quirky eateries opening up on the island.  The most recent one is Bog Myrtle in Struan owned by Renee Mason & Sean Strigeon, assisted my their lovely daughter Matilda, previously it was Mòr Books and the Windrush …

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    South Skye Camera Club Photography Exhibition

    I am a member of the South Skye Camera Club, we meet every second Wednesday.  The SSCC photographic society formed in 2013 and now has over 30 members of all ages and from all walks of life, interested in all aspects of photography – from film …

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    Sleat Perfectly Skye

    Many people travel over the sea to Skye on the Calmac ferry that runs from Mallaig to Armadale located at the southern end of the island.  A high proportion of the visitors head directly for Skye’s famous landmarks and miss out on the Sleat Peninsula …

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    Skye Weather

    Skye weather! this  is often one of the most important things of every holiday on our island. It is something that cannot be guaranteed, often the winter months can throw up some fabulous weather, this February has certainly been one of those months. For the past week …

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  • Skye Pie Glenview 3

    Skye Pies

    It’s not often that my husband Andy and I have a day off together, last Wednesday we made the journey up to the Totternish Peninsula to Culnacnoc near Staffin to the Glenview Pie Cafe.  We had been fortunate enough to win a voucher at a Fairtrade Ceilidh …

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    Clan Macrae Gathering 2015 Kintail

    The next Clan MacRae Gathering will take place in Scotland from 29th July 2015 to 2nd August 2015. It will use a familiar format, beginning in Edinburgh on Wednesday 29th July with an evening reception following the now traditional “march” up the Dry Dam to …

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