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Corinna McFarlane Exclusive Interview - FemaleFirst.co.uk Wed, 25 May 2016 03:17:24 GMT
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Corinna McFarlane Exclusive InterviewFemaleFirst.co.ukBecause it was shot on the Isle of Mull, which is one of the most fantastic places in the UK, they really responded to living on location and in such a remote place; the nearest pub was an hour away. We were really immersed in it. It was a very rich ...
How much does it cost to live on a Scottish island? - Scotsman Tue, 24 May 2016 16:55:53 GMT
Scotsman
How much does it cost to live on a Scottish island?ScotsmanHowever building costs on some islands - such as Iona and Coll - are around 30 per cent higher than on the mainland. Jodi Macleod, project officer for Our Island Home, which creates new affordable homes for young islanders, said importing tradespeople ...and more »
Why did the Vikings' violent raids begin? - BBC History Magazine (blog) Mon, 23 May 2016 11:02:19 GMT
BBC History Magazine (blog)
Why did the Vikings' violent raids begin?BBC History Magazine (blog)Ireland and the Western Isles of Scotland suffered, too. The Annals of Ulster report the burning in 795 of the monastery at Rechru, and the Isle of Skye "overwhelmed and laid waste". Iona was attacked for a first time in 795 and again in 802. In a ...
Scotland Back in the Day: Dream of Gaelic realm crushed on battlefield - The National Mon, 16 May 2016 23:36:50 GMT
The National
Scotland Back in the Day: Dream of Gaelic realm crushed on battlefieldThe NationalThe Kingship had been in the hands of the Crovan dynasty for many decades, descended from Godred Crovan who had conquered Dublin and the Isle of Man to add to the Hebrides which had been his power base - he is believed to be buried on Iona, ...
Manx Gaelic singer Ruth Keggin continues musical journey - Isle of Man Today Sun, 15 May 2016 10:47:58 GMT
Manx Gaelic singer Ruth Keggin continues musical journeyIsle of Man TodayAs it happens, one of the songs has some lyrics that I wrote about a boat journey in the Hebrides after giving a concert on Iona. 'I also feel like ... Support will be from Manx musicians Isla Callister (fiddle) and David Kilgallon (piano/fiddle ...
New trailer for Iona starring Ruth Negga, Ben Gallagher and Douglas Henshall - Flickering Myth (blog) Wed, 17 Feb 2016 06:35:17 GMT
Flickering Myth (blog)
New trailer for Iona starring Ruth Negga, Ben Gallagher and Douglas HenshallFlickering Myth (blog)They travel overnight to her birthplace, the isle of Iona, after which she is named and attempt to live among the religious community she left behind. Iona's return exposes her tormented son Bull to a way of life she rejected when she left the island ...
Isle of Iona may be ancient burial site - Scotsman Fri, 17 May 2013 12:06:43 GMT
Scotsman
Isle of Iona may be ancient burial siteScotsmanAn archaeological survey on the famous Scots isle of Iona - where St Columba landed 1450 years ago to spread Christianity in Scotland - has shown signs of ancient burials. This is the first geophysical investigation to be undertaken away from the core ...and more »
Man rescued after falling from rocks on Isle of Iona - BBC News Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:41:27 GMT
BBC News
Man rescued after falling from rocks on Isle of IonaBBC NewsA combined rescue operation has been carried out on the Isle of Iona after a man was badly hurt falling from rocks. The alarm was raised after the man was found on rocks near Port Ban beach at about 18:10 on Tuesday. He is thought to have lain there ...and more »
Ethan and Brett Maruska - birth - Aitkin Independent Age Wed, 04 May 2016 13:01:45 GMT
Aitkin Independent Age
Ethan and Brett Maruska - birthAitkin Independent AgeTwin boys, Ethan Anthony and Brett Kalvin were born in Fargo, N.D., on Feb. 25, 2016, at 10:12 a.m. to Jesse and Augusta Maruska of Lengby. They are welcomed home by big sister, Chloe McLean. Grandparents are Tony and Patty Maruska of Lengby, ...
135 population of Colonsay raises ?57k of ?60k repair bill for Georgian Church - and needs help with last ?3k - For Argyll Tue, 03 May 2016 18:39:36 GMT
For Argyll
135 population of Colonsay raises ?57k of ?60k repair bill for Georgian Church - and needs help with last ?3kFor ArgyllThe manifestly resourceful residents of the remote Isle of Colonsay, way out on the Atlantic side of Jura, are making a final bid to secure the belfry of their Georgian church. In a scant six months, the Renovation Committee on this island of 135 ...
Five unsolved Scottish mysteries - Scotsman Tue, 03 May 2016 08:41:26 GMT
Scotsman
Five unsolved Scottish mysteriesScotsmanTAKE a look at the stories behind five Scottish mysteries that remain unsolved to this day. The missing library on Iona. A hangman s noose, made of rope. The scenic island of Iona, off the west coast of Scotland, is known as the birthplace of Scottish ...
TV presenter Ben Fogle interested in buying Scottish island - Press and Journal Wed, 27 Apr 2016 05:55:25 GMT
Press and Journal
TV presenter Ben Fogle interested in buying Scottish islandPress and JournalFogle, 42, has an attachment to Scottish islands - most famously trying to buy Taransay. He also tried to buy the craggy isle of Ailsa Craig off the Ayrshire coast. His daughter is called Iona after the Scottish island. A spokeswoman for Ben Fogle said ...
Music lovers are spoiled for choice as festival season gets under way - The National Mon, 25 Apr 2016 23:34:30 GMT
The National
Music lovers are spoiled for choice as festival season gets under wayThe NationalThe Isle of Eigg is the stunning destination for the new festival Howlin' Fling on July 1 to 2, the sell-out Iona Village Hall festival will also take place on the same weekend, and South Uist celebrates Gaelic life, tradition and history with the ...
Youth pilgrimage to Isle of Iona - Independent Catholic News Mon, 29 Jun 2015 09:03:41 GMT
Independent Catholic News
Youth pilgrimage to Isle of IonaIndependent Catholic NewsThis little prayer was written by one of the 28 children (11s-15s) just back from pilgrimage to the holy island of Iona. This annual event is part of the youth work in the Argyll & the Isles diocese organised by Denise Roberts, Diocesan Youth Officer ...
The most haunted bars in Scotland - Scotland Now Thu, 21 Apr 2016 23:16:01 GMT
Scotland Now
The most haunted bars in ScotlandScotland NowThe Lean To Pub situated in the Scarinish Hotel is the Isle of Tiree's only pub. Tiree is one of the Inner Hebrides islands, and is ... The hotel is in the heart of the old harbour with fabulous views out to Mull and Iona. The pub is open all year ...
Five go on trial accused of historical abuse of pupils at Fife school - The Courier Wed, 13 Apr 2016 14:37:48 GMT
The Courier
Five go on trial accused of historical abuse of pupils at Fife schoolThe CourierHe also faces a charge that in the early 1980s he indecently assaulted a boy at a monastery on the isle of Iona. He is further said to have attacked the same boy at a Catholic church in Motherwell in 1999. All five deny all the charges against them ...
Five men go on trial over historic abuse of boys at Fife residential school - Care Appointments Thu, 14 Apr 2016 08:28:23 GMT
Five men go on trial over historic abuse of boys at Fife residential schoolCare AppointmentsHe also faces a charge he indecently assaulted a boy at a monastery on the isle of Iona is said to have attacked the same boy at a Catholic church in Motherwell. Paul Kelly is accused of stripping a 13-year-old boy and leaving him rolled up in said rug ...
Five men deny abuse at St Ninian's School in Fife - BBC News Wed, 13 Apr 2016 14:08:30 GMT
BBC News
Five men deny abuse at St Ninian's School in FifeBBC NewsHe also faces a charge that in the early 1980s he indecently assaulted a boy at a monastery on the isle of Iona. He is said to have attacked the same boy at a Catholic church in Motherwell in 1999. Farrell, who is represented by QC Edward Targowski ...and more »
Fashioning A Reign: First look at the Queen's 90th birthday exhibition - Marie Claire.co.uk Tue, 12 Apr 2016 08:51:29 GMT
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Fashioning A Reign: First look at the Queen's 90th birthday exhibitionMarie Claire.co.ukThis purple coat made of a silk-wool blend and its coordinating shawl, made of Isle of Skye tartan, was worn by The Queen for the official opening of the Scottish Parliament on 1 July 1999. Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's ...
MailOnline Travel reveals the top 10 island beaches in SCOTLAND - Daily Mail Sun, 10 Apr 2016 07:25:29 GMT
Daily Mail
MailOnline Travel reveals the top 10 island beaches in SCOTLANDDaily MailEvery year, Brits travel thousands of miles to sink their toes into the white sands of the Caribbean and south-east Asia, ignoring some of the finest beaches in the world on their own doorstep. The islands off the coast of Scotland offer miles and ...
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