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Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, No. 357, 26/11/2005.

Local news and events including the community vote for a wind turbine, article by district councillor Ian Gillies about fuel prices, water supply to new homes and air services to Oban, the SABB grounded at airport because of high winds, and news from the Tiree Association, WRI, youth club, RSPB, school and Tiree broadband.


Newsletter `An Tirisdeach`, No. 346, 25/6/2005.

Local news and events including Rosemary Omand`s 35 years service at the bank, Tiree`s team in Stramash`s Adventure Race, `Take the Floor` recorded at An Talla, houses for sale at the Tank Farm, Kate Brown and Neil MacCallum`s wedding, article by Councillor Ian Gillies, report on the Tiree Association AGM, the `Raising Cain` gig, the WRI sponsored walk and news from the Golf Club, Youth Club and Tiree Community Broadband.


Black and white photograph of the first plane in Tiree in 1929.

The first plane to land on Tiree at a Tiree Association Sports Day in 1929. Captain A. N. Kingwill was hired to fly the plane to the island, bringing with him the day’s newspapers. Short flights on the plane were on offer at 2/6d (12p) a time and Captain Kingwill gave a display of stunt-flying.



Colour photograph of Joan Mackechnie and Tiree High School dux medallists in 1997.

President of the Tiree Association Joan MacKechnie who gave out the prizes at Tiree High School Awards Ceremony in 1997 with dux medallists (L-R) policeman`s son Craig Lapsley of Scarinish, headteacher`s son Duncan Hunter of Cornaigmore and Baptist minister`s son Ben Williams.



Agenda and financial report for the AGM of the Tiree Association held on 9/6/2004.

Agenda and financial report for the AGM of the Tiree Association held on 9/6/2004 with list of forthcoming events and letter from the president.