An adventure getting
sometimes hard to leave,
but always an
In reality virtually unforgettable!
Fair Isle Area
Orkney cloudy this morning with of rain or drizzle and misty conditions. Starting bright, but mist and rain will slowly move north over Shetland. Fresh SE to E’ly winds. Drier and brighter later over Orkney with winds easing and a dry night with clear spells. Cloudy and misty with rain over Shetland but fresh SE’ly winds will also ease.
Saturday mainly dry, bright and warm across Orkney with perhaps the odd shower. Possibly mist and patchy sea fog affecting the North Isles. Cloudy with occasional rain for Shetland but drier and a little brighter later, Mist, low cloud and sea fog lingering around hills and headlands. Light and variable winds.
A dry and bright start Sunday but becoming breezy with rain and fresh SE’ly winds. Dry and bright on Monday and Tuesday, but with coastal and hill fog. Feeling warm with light S’ly winds. Then possibly mostly dry and bright but with continuing risk of haar. Mainly light or moderate winds.
Sea State next 3-days:
Moderate becoming moderate to slight.
'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 -