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Black and white photograph of a sack race in the 1930s.

Sack race in the 1930s. L-R: unknown; Archie MacDonald, Cornaigbeg (see J17); Lachie Cameron, Balevullin; Duncan Maclean, Balevullin (vet); John MacArthur, Balinoe (later sea captain)



Photocopied newspaper article about a Tiree Golf Club Dinner Dance.

Account of the 3rd annual dinner dance of the Vaul Golf Club with guest speaker Mr R G Wilson, president of Dunbartonshire Golf Union. List of tropy and prizewinners. (Original Oban Times in Filing Cabinet 4, drawer 4)


Double spread feature about Tiree in the newspaper West Highland Star, 1997

Copy of the West Highland Star containing a feature about Tiree on pages 16 & 17. Includes articles about: (1) plans for a resource centre in Crosspol operated by Argyll & Bute Council Social Work Department which incorporate the local Forum for Disabilty and a youth café, with photograph of Primary 1 English and Gaelic units, (2) corncrake conservation and Dr Clive MacKay funded by RSPB and Scottish Natural Heritage, with photograph of Dr MacKay, (3) island gets ready for the longest running windsurfing event in the world, the Tiree Wave Classic, with photograph of Scarinish harbour, (4) young chess champion Daniel MacGowan chosen to represent Scotland in the European Youth Championship`s Under-12 section in Estonia, with photograph.

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