An adventure getting
sometimes hard to leave,
but always an
In reality virtually unforgettable!
Fair Isle Area
A few showers at first today otherwise mainly dry and bright, Fresh NW’ly winds, strong across Orkney, easing and backing W’ly. Patchy rain later this evening becoming heavier for a time overnight, with SW’ly gales developing.
Orkney drier and brighter for a time on Thursday, otherwise cloudy with occasional rain at first. Strong to gale-force SW’ly winds easing as it turns drier and clearer later, Cloudy on Friday with outbreaks of rain, heaviest and most persistent over Shetland with Orkney seeing some drier interludes. Strong to gale-force SW’ly winds. Mostly cloudy on
Saturday with rain or drizzle over Shetland extending across Orkney. Strong to gale-force SW’ly winds. Some rain at first on Sunday but becoming drier and brighter as strong SW’ly winds veer fresh SW to W’ly.
Next week perhaps less unsettled, drier and brighter with lighter S to SW’ly winds for a time.
Sea State next 3-days:
Moderate to rough becoming rough to very rough. Highest in the west..
'A Time to Keep'
Songs by Lise Sinclair based on the short stories by George Mackay Brown
A Life to Remember
Isle: through the seasons'
This new book about the island now
Have a look at the website for more details.
| Fair Isle Primary School
Royal British Legion Scotland
Primary Schools War Memorial Competition
FLIGHTS TO FAIR ISLE
For enquiries/bookings phone
Tingwall Tel: 01595 840246
THE NEW FAIR ISLE BIRD
download the large file (3.5MB)
or the smaller (0.5MB) pdf
Panoramic views of Fair
South Harbour, South Lighthouse and southern crofts from
From the North Haven pier
From the North Haven pier
‘STANDING INTO DANGER –
SHIPWRECKS OF FAIR ISLE’
by local author Anne Sinclair.
and very readable booklet
has recently been
published and copies are
now available for sale on Fair Isle and also by
(Price £7.95 plus
P&P per copy.)
Please click here for further details.
Evening light - South Lighthouse
and Sheep Rock
A brief glimpse
around the Isle
Looking E to Sheep Rock
Looking NNE to Ward Hill
The real ‘Fair Isle’ knitwear
‘Exclusively Fair Isle’
‘Fair Isle Made in Fair Isle’
Hollie Shaw and Catriona Thomson
‘Fair Isle Knitwear’
‘The Fair Isle Textile Workshop’
Traditional, modern and contemporary FairIsle knitwear & soft furnishings.
Fair Isle Marine
Environment & Tourism Initiative.
FIMETI's website now contains lots more background information, news, events and photographs, including all the latest MPA news and updates in FIMETI’s annual newsletter Making Waves
The latest newsletter
no 11, April 2014
has now been published and is available on-line via the above link.
Fair Isle's 'local newspaper'
After 35 years of continuous publication subscribers can now
received their copy via e-mail or
downloaded it from
the FIT website.
As an example
here is Vol
(This one is quite a large download at
7MB, most are between 0.5-1.5MB
Good Shepherd IV, N Haven
Cruise ship at anchor -