Tag Archives: Outer Hebrides

This year’s trip to the outer Hebrides

We have finalised arrangements for this year’s trip to the outer Hebrides. We are staying this time (the first two weeks of June) in the lochs area of the Isle of Lewis. This is new territory for us and it … Continue reading

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Islands on the edge

If you missed it on the telly can I recommend you watch Islands on the Edge. It is a fantastic BBC wildlife programme, which is all shot in the Hebrides. It took three years for top wildlife documentary makers to … Continue reading

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The Machair and the Lily

One of the joys of the Outer Hebrides at this time of year is the carpet of wild flowers that colour the coastal grasses and the many lochans that dot the landscape of the west coast of Scotland. Its called … Continue reading

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Isle of Harris Night Photography | The Flying Monk

In the series of posts about great Scottish photographers I have to feature the Flying Monk. You have to check out his low light or night photography, especially of the Isle of Harris. Isle of Harris Night Photography | The … Continue reading

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A Harris Wedding appears in publication

┬ęPaul Carroll 2011 We are pleased that the Outer Hebrides Community Safety Partnership included this image of ours for their publication. It provides practical advise for any one visiting the islands to ensure they remain safe in the water, on … Continue reading

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The worst maritime disaster since Titanic

Like most of the country we have watched and read much about the sinking of the Titanic. Yet only through our interest in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland have we become aware of a maritime disaster closer to our own … Continue reading

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Choosing an eBook publisher

After reading an encyclopaedia worth of websites on how to publish eBooks I ended up going for two places. First, having gone to the bother of designing it for print with full layout as a proper book I wanted people … Continue reading

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