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Three Amigos.

Sunday morning and we had survived, strictly limiting the number of Crabbies consumed. Lots of excitement at people seeing me having a drink, a bit like our current over the top media outlets when there is nothing to report. 639 more words



After the excitement of the connection, there was the usual keeping it together and making for work. You could tell that the pressure was released when the boys came down from the Turbine House for their late dinner on Thursday. 961 more words

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Modern Day Eviction,Hydro and Hangover.

To go back a couple of days now that the hangover has slowly faded and a little of the euphoria of the Hydro switch on has dissipated. 1,008 more words

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Applecross Hydro is Commisioned

At 10 to 4 this afternoon I have to be quite honest and say I felt very emotional. Hid it from all the burly SSE boys but we have a commissioned Community Owned Hydro Scheme in Applecross. 102 more words


Culture and Applecross Primary Hydro Share.

A very bad start to the day on Friday morning. Up in plenty of time to put the new outboard on the dinghy and out the Varuna for the diminishing stock of langoustines. 722 more words

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Helicopters and Hydro.

It was a normal sort of day until the phone call around mid day. Turned out it was a request from the Inn to check out the condition of a guest who had hurt his leg. 698 more words


Whooper Mayhem and HydroProgress Continues.

Sunday saw my routine come back to a semblance of normality although I was emailing photos at half one in the morning for Alison’s presentation at The Rural Parliament on Tuesday. 681 more words