Category Archives: The Views and of course the weather

The views around Rona and the ever present weather.

Last Week On The Island

Monday morning, poor day. Been a great spell of weather though so a wee bit of wind and rain will not be a bad thing. It will keep the dust down, wash the sheep, grow the grass and fill up … Continue reading

Posted in The Views and of course the weather | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Cold Wind But Good weather

As promised the blog has changed, here is a selection of the last couple of weeks events on Rona, we have been to Portree for new tyres for the bike, stores and sheep feed. The weather has been relatively good, … Continue reading

Posted in The Views and of course the weather | Leave a comment

So It Begins

Here we are with the first guests of the year in the newly re-furbished Mission House (Formerly known as Seascape and Skyescape). Lisa and Linzi are regular visitors with their wee dog Maisie and they were delighted to be here … Continue reading

Posted in The Views and of course the weather | Leave a comment

More Snow

Been a long time since we had a week of snow on Rona, or at least snow showers. Worrying to waken up to this to-day. When I opened the curtains and saw three inches of snow I went, ok here … Continue reading

Posted in The Views and of course the weather | Tagged | 1 Comment

April Snow

The lambing gathers pace, on cue the snow comes just when we need it least this was yesterday mid-day. Ten minutes later at mid-day to-day! The Ewes are on the hill which means three walks around them each day, if … Continue reading

Posted in The Views and of course the weather | 1 Comment

Lambing 2021

This wee one arrived at the feed this morning, both Mother and her absolutely soaking, born overnight, so that is us underway. Callie’s tup delivered, all good. Sunday afternoon the low pressure came in and it started raining, it never … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Doings, Sheep, The Views and of course the weather | Tagged | Leave a comment

March Part Two

After yesterday’s (Sunday) hold ups blog posting, here we go again. Just the ongoing story to-day, not much Wildlife movement. Weather is crap. Enjoying Lockdown but missed our holiday this year like everyone else but we are lucky in where … Continue reading

Posted in The Views and of course the weather | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Strange Times

I see I started this post 19 hours ago!!!! it is so long since I did these posts regularly it seems the interface has changed, not good for me, but we will give it a bash. The idea to-day was … Continue reading

Posted in The Views and of course the weather | 1 Comment

Golden Eagle

I’ve been struggling to get a post together these last few weeks, Toothache!!!! I guess there are few things that bother me on Rona but Toothache is the one I really hate. I’ve been lucky to have got away with … Continue reading

Posted in The Views and of course the weather, Wildlife | 1 Comment

A Selection of Photos This Week from Rona.

Here we have one of the coldest weeks for years, everything frozen, stock feeding heavy on the sheep food. Deer hungry, (that is another story) but stunning days with wall to wall sunshine for 7 days, to-day cold and cloudy … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Doings, The Views and of course the weather | 5 Comments