An adventure getting
sometimes hard to leave,
but always an
In reality virtually unforgettable!
Fair Isle Area
Orkney mainly dry and bright today though clouding over later with showers, wintry over hills, during the evening and at first tonight. Shetland bright with wintry showers falling as snow over the hills. Fresh SW’ly winds easing. Rather cloudy at first tonight with scattered showers, wintry over hills, mostly dying out later. Winds becoming cyclonic variable and later fresh NW’ly.
A few showers at first on Wednesday, wintry across the hills, otherwise dry and bright, Fresh NW’ly winds easing and backing W then freshening SW’ly later. Patchy rain or drizzle overnight with strong SW’ly winds. Cloudy with rain at first on Thursday, becoming brighter with showers and strong to gale-force SW’ly winds.
A bright start on Friday, then clouding over with outbreaks of rain. Mild with strong to gale SW’ly winds. A mild, cloudy weekend with rain at times and strong to gale-force SW’ly winds.
The following week perhaps less unsettled, drier and brighter with lighter S to SW’ly winds freshening later.
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 -