An adventure getting
sometimes hard to leave,
but always an
In reality virtually unforgettable!
Fair Isle Area
Mainly dry today but rather cloudy, with some mist and drizzle patches at times, mainly in Shetland. Some brighter spells, especially across Orkney. Fresh W to SW’ly winds increasing strong. A cloudy night with some patchy light rain or drizzle. Windy with strong SW’ly winds.
A cloudy damp start to Friday, with little improvement for Orkney, with some light rain in the afternoon. After a cloudy start Shetland becoming dry and bright by the afternoon. Fresh to strong W’ly winds over Shetland, moderate to fresh across Orkney. A cloudy night generally with a little rain and fresh SW’ly winds.
Rather cloudy over the weekend with the chance of a few showers but also some dry spells. Moderate SW’ly winds backing S’ly. Mainly dry and bright on Monday, S to SE’ly winds increasing strong. Becoming wet and windy with rain later Tuesday. The rest of the week changeable and unsettled at times. Often windy with mainly S to SW’ly winds and chance of gales.
Sea State next 3-days:
Moderate to slight becoming moderate.
'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.
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.
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’
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
The latest newsletter
no 12, March 2015
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 -