Monthly Archives: April 2014

9 to 5

Another sunny day (Tuesday 29th April) trying to break through the fog. It has been an incredible couple of weeks of weather. Very hot and not a lot of wind. But on Rona, as usual, not a lot of time … Continue reading

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Scanning the Horizon for the Landing Craft.

Lunch time Tuesday and I’m up to date with preparations for the annual landing craft. Hugh is coming to continue the new paths and maintenance of the old. Also the summer fuel is aboard plus more building materials, so all … Continue reading

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The Yachties Have Arrived!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Here they are, arrived at the weekend. We had 396 overnight visits last year, so three down 393 to go. Seems like yesterday they went away. More tomorrow, there is a landing craft coming so we have been flat out. … Continue reading

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It’s All Go Here!!

Thursday we got back and straight into the work again. Calum had done well at the pointing despite the weather and had two thirds of the front wall done. Everything is in place for a quick finish if the weather … Continue reading

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Last Chance Before The Invasion

Saturday we had to get off Rona early (or late as it was). Our guests left in the morning and our relief crew arrived on that boat BUT the forecast was not good for us going away Sunday so we … Continue reading

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Sunny Why Not Go Swimming!!!!!

Catching up on yesterdays excitement, here I am around 11.30am on Garbh Eilean, looking for deer and antlers. Just as Kenny arrived at the mouth of the harbour Eric and his mate appeared. They stopped to looked at me but … Continue reading

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Unbelievable Days.

The Spring sunshine continues, it feels almost summer, this was the view to-day from the Island at the mouth of the harbour!! And it was so hot. Yes it was that bright and all day to-day (Wednesday), I’d gone out … Continue reading

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