Welcome to Britain's
- though far from
An adventure getting
sometimes hard to leave,
but always an
In reality virtually unforgettable!
Fair Isle Area
Cold today with increasingly wintry and possibly thundery showers. Strong to gale W’ly winds veering NW’ly overnight.
Saturday becoming drier and brighter as strong NW’ly winds ease and back W to SW’ly later. A cold evening but turning milder overnight as S’ly winds strengthen and rain arrives. Rain clearing to showery conditions on Sunday. Turning cooler as strong winds veer W’ly.
A cool, bright and showery start to the week with wintry showers and strong to gale SW to W’ly winds on Monday. The showers dying out on Tuesday as strong W to NW’ly winds ease a touch and back W to SW’ly.
Scattered wintry showers and lighter winds for a time on Christmas Eve. Cold at first on Christmas Day. Wintry showers dying out as strong N’ly winds ease. Chance of rain later as less cold SW’ly winds strengthen. Mild on Boxing Day with showers. Strong SW’ly winds easing.
The remainder of the Outlook Period possibly colder again with wintry showers as NW to N’ly winds strengthen.
Sea State next 3-days:
Mainly rough or very rough, but very rough to high at times in the west. 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
I will be away from Fair Isle from Wednesday 17th December until Tuesday 13th Januar. During this periods updates are likely to be irregular and webcam pictures will not be updating.
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 -