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Comeback Stalled but Rura Eases the Fretting

The come back has stalled somewhat as we are still waiting for the bell housing to arrive in the Highlands. Apart from moments of frustration I just have to get on with it. 731 more words


New Alongside Old (Applecross Hydro Has Started)

Although continuing all the time through emails, paperwork, phone conferences and meeting and despite the lease not being signed, although now agreed and in place, the Hydro has waited for no man. 559 more words


Big Starfish and small Castaways.

Noticeable on the way over the Hill that the rivers were full, white water running down the Russel Burn. Knowing what the forecast was like from keeping an eye on XCWeather, … 1,246 more words

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Cambridge, Highlanders are on the way.

Although I feel a little like Tino, the Newfie,

who was outside yesterday waiting patiently for his German owners to scoff their langoustines, scallops and monkfish, I will miss the hustle and bustle this weekend coming. 997 more words

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Prawn Wars Critique.

Had a look at “Prawn Wars” this morning on iPlayer despite misgivings over the title. The general feedback is that it was not too bad a watch for people ashore but when fishermen have got together we pulled it apart. 1,020 more words


Colours and Sounds from The Walled Garden to Bangalore.

Tuesday for a day off it was certainly fulfilling. Woke up at five with the intention of going to catch a few prawns but very quickly persuaded myself I needed a day off, next, woke up at nine. 1,035 more words

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Skull Discovery.

Before beginning this week’s post here is the wedding dog from Coruisk, not impressed with his day on the west side of Skye, but still wearing his tartan wedding bow with resigned pride.. 1,214 more words

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