Along the Pentland Road, 25 May 2017

Friday, 1 October 2010

Friday 1 October

Not a very pleasant start to October, with wind and rain for the morning. As I type this, with the clock nearing 3.30pm, there is some brightness moving up from the southwest, but it remains windy. Next Friday will see my 6th anniversary as a blogger, which commenced in the village of Kyleakin in the Isle of Skye, some 80 miles south of Stornoway.


Fifty miles to the north, a cave on the island of Rona will see a marriage for the first time. Rona (not to be confused with North Rona, which lies 45 miles northeast of Lewis) had a population of 240 in the 1880s, but nowadays only has 2 permanent inhabitants. The happy couple, from Bolton in Lancashire, first met in the cave, shown below.

Image courtesy Panoramio.com, copyright Andrew Russon. 

3 comments:

  1. Good luck to the "Happy Couple."
    I just love the blue of the sky and sea in your two photos. So uplifting when we are living in the gloaming here in the Lakes.
    Jeanie

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  2. Congratultions to the happy couple ~ loved the pictures ~ Ally x

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  3. Now that would be interesting to attend a wedding in (or at) a cave.

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