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Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, No. 4, Autumn 1984.

Local news including the proposed changes to the ferry service, the privatisation of Tiree airport, Tiree High School sale of work, a Gaelic poem by Neil Brownlie, the Hebridean Trust and the Skerryvore Museum, the departure of headmaster Colin O`Brien and news from the vet and WRI.


Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, Summer 1987.

Local news including nursing beds at Taigh a` Ruadh, township dumps, the Hebridean Trust`s purchase of part of the Skerryvore complex at Hynish, NFU report, Gaelic poem by Sandy MacKinnon, contribution by Rev George Donaldson and news from the Boys Brigade, WRI, golf club and the school.


Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, Winter 1988.

Local news including nursing beds at Taigh a` Ruadh, contribution from Rev George Donaldson, proposed bilingual unit at the school, KNOT, the restoration of the harbour and Lower Square, Hynish by the Hebridean Trust, the pantomime, news from the gardening and regatta clubs and the school.


Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, No. 3 (new issue), 28/2/1990.

Local news including the nursing beds at Taigh a` Ruadh, the Hebridean Trust activity centre at Hynish, a new waiting room at the surgery, the youth club, CalMac`s summer timetable and news from the Women`s Guild, the gardening club and the feis.


Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, No. 9, 13/6/1990.

Local news including CalMac`s 1991 summer timetable, the new bilingual unit at the school, the Sandaig museum run by the Hebridean Trust, the school swimming trip and annual clean-up, the visit by ex-RAF Tiree airmen and an article in Gaelic about Lady Victoria Campbell by Mary Flora Campbell.


Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, No. 24, 22/5/1991.

Local news including the opening of the Hynish Centre and the Continuing Care Unit by Princess Anne, a proposed study of the impact of oil exploration off the coast of Tiree, a walrus bone carving (2000.222.1) found in Vaul by Donald Brown, new pagers for the fire service, school musical evening, the spillage of 3,000 gallons of bitumen into Gott Bay and a Gaelic peom by Alec MacLean of Cornaigbeg.


Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, No. 32, 27/11/1991.

Local news including forthcoming visit from CalMac representative, restricted petrol supplies at Balemartine, the Hynish Centre, changes in the school tuck shop, Cornaigmore – part 1 by Sandy MacKinnon and a meeting between the Crofters Union and the RSPB to discuss Environmentally Sensitive Areas on Tiree.


Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, No. 74, 2/2/1994.

Local news including the allocation of the flats at Lower Square, Hynish, delays in receiving LEADER funds, yearly warning about toxoplasmosis, the end of Coisir Thiriodh, the airport tax and a proposed study of the role of arts and entertainment in Argyll and the Islands.