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August 2018

Summer holiday Family Fun at Armadale Castle

August 16, 2018
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 30, 2018

There’s lots of fun for all the family this summer at Armadale Castle – whatever the weather. Every Thursday during July & August, drop in for arts & crafts, games, stories and songs for all the family in the Museum of the Isles, Armadale Castle’s award-winning museum. Activities explore children’s lives 100 years ago to mark this year’s temporary exhibition, ‘Coming Home’. Every day, there are children’s trails, an adventure playpark, a family-friendly cafe and lots of space to run…

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Elvis: 68′ Comeback Special

August 16, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Aros Centre Portree, IV51 9EU United Kingdom

See the iconic television special starring singer Elvis Presley, that originally aired on December 3, 1968. It marked Elvis Presley’s return to live performance and re-launched his singing career. This anniversary event includes the legendary television special, plus an exclusive look at the making of the special, featuring a walkthrough of the NBC soundstage with insights from producer Steve Binder and Priscilla Presley. £8.95 | £8.45 CONC | £6.95 U16

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Saltfish Forty

August 17, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Orcadian duo Douglas Montgomery (fiddle and viola) and Brian Cromarty (songs, guitar and mandola) combine the rich traditional music of Orkney with original compositions. The powerhouse partnership has gained a devoted following throughout the UK and beyond. Adults £15 | Members £13 | Students £13 | Young Person £8 | Seasons Free | Under 10s Free Reserve tickets

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Made in Minginish Artisan Market

August 22, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until September 12, 2018

'Made in Minginish' is a group of artists and craftsmen living and working within the Minginish area of Skye. Minginish includes of the townships of Carbost, Fernilea, Portnalong, Fiskavaig, Eynort, Talisker, & Glenbrittle. Most of our members do not have their own galleries or shops but come together to showcase their work at the Artisan Market held at Minginish Community Hall in Portnalong. This market is held every Wednesday from late April until mid-September, and is an opportunity for visitors…

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Adam Sutherland

August 22, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Adam Sutherland is a fiddler, composer and teacher from Errogie on the south side of Loch Ness, who has toured the world with Session A9, Treacherous Orchestra and Peatbog Faeries. Named Composer of the Year at the recent Scots Trad Music Awards, Adam has become one of the most well-known fiddler players in Scotland. Many of his tunes can be heard in sessions worldwide, particularly The Road to Errogie. This ludicrously infectious reel has so far been recorded on 40 different albums, by artists hailing from Spain to…

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Summer holiday Family Fun at Armadale Castle

August 23, 2018
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 30, 2018

There’s lots of fun for all the family this summer at Armadale Castle – whatever the weather. Every Thursday during July & August, drop in for arts & crafts, games, stories and songs for all the family in the Museum of the Isles, Armadale Castle’s award-winning museum. Activities explore children’s lives 100 years ago to mark this year’s temporary exhibition, ‘Coming Home’. Every day, there are children’s trails, an adventure playpark, a family-friendly cafe and lots of space to run…

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Ragadawn

August 25, 2018 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am

Set your alarm clock early for a celebratory sunrise performance of Ragadawn by internationally acclaimed artist Caroline Bergvall, followed by a locally-sourced breakfast. Performed outdoors at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig from the last hours of the night until the very early morning. Ragadawn is a multisensory composition for two voices (spoken and sung), multiple languages, including Gaelic, and electronic frequencies to accompany the rising of day. The vocal composition at the heart of the work is by the British composer Gavin…

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Made in Minginish Artisan Market

August 29, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until September 12, 2018

'Made in Minginish' is a group of artists and craftsmen living and working within the Minginish area of Skye. Minginish includes of the townships of Carbost, Fernilea, Portnalong, Fiskavaig, Eynort, Talisker, & Glenbrittle. Most of our members do not have their own galleries or shops but come together to showcase their work at the Artisan Market held at Minginish Community Hall in Portnalong. This market is held every Wednesday from late April until mid-September, and is an opportunity for visitors…

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Summer holiday Family Fun at Armadale Castle

August 30, 2018
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Thursday, repeating until August 30, 2018

There’s lots of fun for all the family this summer at Armadale Castle – whatever the weather. Every Thursday during July & August, drop in for arts & crafts, games, stories and songs for all the family in the Museum of the Isles, Armadale Castle’s award-winning museum. Activities explore children’s lives 100 years ago to mark this year’s temporary exhibition, ‘Coming Home’. Every day, there are children’s trails, an adventure playpark, a family-friendly cafe and lots of space to run…

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Jonas Kaufmann: Under the Stars

August 30, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Aros Centre Portree, IV51 9EU United Kingdom
Jonas Kaufmann

Regarded as one of the world's greatest tenors, Jonas Kaufmann has captivated audiences across the globe with his incredible voice. Join him this summer for a spectacular outdoor concert, captured live at Berlin's iconic Waldbuhne amphitheatre. The star tenor will perform famous arias and timeless Italian songs from his bestselling album Dolce Vita, in what promises to be a magical night of music under the stars. £15 | £13 CONC | £11 U16 Buy tickets

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Far, Far From Ypres

August 31, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Aros Centre Portree, IV51 9EU United Kingdom

Far, Far From Ypres is a critically acclaimed production featuring the songs, poems & stories of World War One. With a cast of 26 performers, including Barbara Dickson, Siobhan Miller, Dick Gaughan, Ian McCalman, Professor Gary West, Stephen Quigg and Ian Bruce, the songs of the war are seamlessly linked by narrator Iain Anderson and accompanied by a range of projected images, bringing to life Scotland’s contribution to the war effort, both on the front line and at home.  “Far, far…

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September 2018

Made in Minginish Artisan Market

September 5, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until September 12, 2018

'Made in Minginish' is a group of artists and craftsmen living and working within the Minginish area of Skye. Minginish includes of the townships of Carbost, Fernilea, Portnalong, Fiskavaig, Eynort, Talisker, & Glenbrittle. Most of our members do not have their own galleries or shops but come together to showcase their work at the Artisan Market held at Minginish Community Hall in Portnalong. This market is held every Wednesday from late April until mid-September, and is an opportunity for visitors…

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Wet Wet Wet’s Graeme Clark

September 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Aros Centre Portree, IV51 9EU United Kingdom

Questions, answers and live acoustic performance by Wet Wet Wets Graeme Clark bringing his solo music and band hits to Skye this September. Support confirmed as Portree and District Choir. Some people just need to be busy. Sitting around looking at the sunset doesn’t feel right. Graeme Clark is one of those individuals. Each year he continues to stretch his horizons with new music and performances that aim to cut through the bluster and bring his songs and stories to…

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Made in Minginish Artisan Market

September 12, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until September 12, 2018

'Made in Minginish' is a group of artists and craftsmen living and working within the Minginish area of Skye. Minginish includes of the townships of Carbost, Fernilea, Portnalong, Fiskavaig, Eynort, Talisker, & Glenbrittle. Most of our members do not have their own galleries or shops but come together to showcase their work at the Artisan Market held at Minginish Community Hall in Portnalong. This market is held every Wednesday from late April until mid-September, and is an opportunity for visitors…

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Scalarama Skye // 100 years of Margaret Tait

September 19, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Atlas Office, Skye Gathering Hall, Basement
Portree, IV51 9BZ
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To celebrate Margaret Tait’s centenary, ATLAS will present a selection of her films in a special one-off screening. The works show the breadth of her practice from experiments with painting directly onto film stock in works such as Calypso (1955) to Portrait of Ga (1952) where Tait creates a personal biography of her mother and life in Orkney where she grew up. As part of the event, April (2018) by Sarah Forrest will also be screened. Forrest was the recipient…

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Phil Cunningham and Aly Bain

September 19, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

In 1988, two members from two of Scotland’s leading bands, The Boys of The Lough and Silly Wizard, came together to work on a television series. You could say the rest is history... Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham enjoyed performing together so much that they decided to have a small tour that year. This sparked a remarkable working relationship and friendship that has endured and continued to thrive, taking them on trips worldwide. Thirty years later, they're filling not only…

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Skye Live

September 21, 2018 - September 22, 2018
Portree United Kingdom
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The extremely popular Skye Live is an annual two-day music festival in unique surroundings above Portree. This year's lineup includes: Denis Sulta / Vessels / Pictish Trail / Session A9 / Niteworks / Fort Romeau / Moxie / Or:la / Dan Shake / Eclair Fifi presents Saoirse + Big Miz + Afrodeutsche / Firecracker Recordings present Mac-Talla Nan Creag / Kinnaris Quintet / Heisk / Tamzene Single day and weekend tickets are available- See event website for details.  

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Viva Neil Diamond

September 29, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

Whilst performing in Las Vegas two years ago, Bob Drury was described as “one of the world’s finest vocal tributes to Neil Diamond” and he’s now back touring the UK with his new show, celebrating the legendary Neil Diamond and his incredible back catalogue of songs. Bob Drury’s one-man show is an absolute ‘must-see’ for any Diamond fans. Prepare to be blown away by his vocal likeness which has been delighting audiences around the world. This year’s show includes all…

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October 2018

Doug Allan : Wild Images, Wild Life

October 14, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Aros Centre Portree, IV51 9EU United Kingdom
£14 – £16
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This October join multi-award winning wildlife cameraman Doug Allan for an evening of behind the scenes stories in a show that is both entertaining and informative as well as being suitable for all the family. With 35 years experience of filming wildlife in some of the most remote places on the planet, from the Arctic to some of the deepest of oceans, Doug highlights the most challenging assignments of his career. Find out if snow leopards or leopard seals are…

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Group Foraging Day @ Kinloch Lodge

October 27, 2018
Kinloch Lodge Sleat, IV43 8QY United Kingdom
£125

Kinloch's own guide, Mitchell Partridge, shares his local knowledge and ‘craic’. With  every step there’s a tasty treat to be uncovered. Find edible mushrooms, wild garlic and sorrel in the forest, and along the shoreline, delicious seaweeds, mussels, samphire and the unappetising sounding, but totally scrumptious, scurvy grass.

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February 2019

Skye and Lochalsh Taste Local Awards 2019

February 27 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sligachan Hotel, Sligachan IV47 8SW
Taste Local Awards

Skye & Lochalsh Taste Local Awards 2019 winners to be unveiled tomorrow Winners will be announced at a lunchtime awards ceremony celebrating the use of local produce The winners of the 2019 Taste Local Awards will be revealed tomorrow (Wednesday, February 27) at a lunchtime awards ceremony held at the Sligachan Hotel on the Isle of Skye. Awards will be presented across 10 categories – ranging from Best Restaurant to Best Retailer – with 21 local businesses shortlisted in the…

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April 2019

Baby & Toddler Group – ‘Exhibition Explorers’

April 25 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until June 6, 2019

Armadale Castle Sleat, IV45 8RS United Kingdom
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Have fun with games, stories and songs for pre-school children in the Museum of the Isles at Armadale Castle. Drop in 10.30 - 12.00. Free with a museum entrance ticket.

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Crewing on the Tall Ships

April 26 @ 2:00 pm
West Highland College, Struan Road
Portree, IV51 9EG
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Charlie Harris, Skye U3A member, will talk about his adventures with the Tall Ships Youth Trust. He will also be referring to his experiences with the Jubilee Sailing Trust predominantly as Watch Leader. As Charlie freely admits, he is not a sailor, so it is the lighter side of 'coarse' chaotic organising he will be focusing on - tales of tugs-of-war on Tobago Keys coral outcrop, expeditions up a live volcano - La Soufriere - and swimming in the waterfalls…

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May 2019

Baby & Toddler Group – ‘Exhibition Explorers’

May 2 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until June 6, 2019

Armadale Castle Sleat, IV45 8RS United Kingdom
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Have fun with games, stories and songs for pre-school children in the Museum of the Isles at Armadale Castle. Drop in 10.30 - 12.00. Free with a museum entrance ticket.

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Baby & Toddler Group – ‘Exhibition Explorers’

May 9 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until June 6, 2019

Armadale Castle Sleat, IV45 8RS United Kingdom
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Have fun with games, stories and songs for pre-school children in the Museum of the Isles at Armadale Castle. Drop in 10.30 - 12.00. Free with a museum entrance ticket.

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Scotland: A Rewilding Journey

May 10 @ 7:30 pm
£8.50

Scotland: The Big Picture presents a night of multimedia from Scotland's top nature photographers and filmmakers. Presented by Peter Cairns. Scotland’s raw, spectacular landscape, inhabited by eagles, pine martens and wildcats, has become an ecological shadow of its former self, unravelled by centuries of use and misuse. Multi-award winning conservation photographer and Director of SCOTLAND: The Big Picture, Peter Cairns, will be posing the question “What should Scotland look like?”, whilst accompanied by a backdrop of stunning imagery from our…

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Dremmwel – Great Breton Traditional Music

May 15 @ 7:30 pm
Tigh na Sgire, Park Lane
Portree, IV51 9GP

Would you like to listen to an innovative, fun, traditional music group from Brittany, featuring Marco Campania (Corsica) if so, why not come along to Tigh na Sgire? The group also features Rob Gibson, Malcolm Kerr and Andy Mitchell. There will also be an opportunity to try a little bit of Breton dancing! Tickets can be purchased at the door, £10/ £8, contact 07774244943 or Andy @amehigh.scot Bring your own refreshments. BYOB. On se Voit la-bas! Chi sinn sibh ann!…

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Baby & Toddler Group – ‘Exhibition Explorers’

May 16 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until June 6, 2019

Armadale Castle Sleat, IV45 8RS United Kingdom
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Have fun with games, stories and songs for pre-school children in the Museum of the Isles at Armadale Castle. Drop in 10.30 - 12.00. Free with a museum entrance ticket.

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Beò Festival

May 17 @ 4:00 pm - May 19 @ 1:00 am
Armadale Castle Sleat, IV45 8RS United Kingdom
£16.76 – £103

A fantastic new Gaelic Music festival in the beautiful gardens of Armadale Castle, on the Isle of Skye. The finest Gaelic music bands will be playing, celebrating the culture and heritage of the Highlands and Islands. Lots of dancing, singing and drinks! Line up: The Vatersay Boys | Trail West | Beinn Lee | Dàimh | Hò-Rò | Gunna Sound Cèilidh Band | Dùn Mòr | Angus Nicolson Trio | The Full Floor Cèilidh Band | Ruairidh Maclean | Urban…

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Disunited Kingdom – Iain MacWhirter

May 17 @ 7:30 pm
Aros Centre Portree, IV51 9EU United Kingdom
£5.00

Journalist, broadcaster and author IAIN MACWHIRTER will be discussing the effect of Brexit in a Scottish context and its impact on the United Kingdom. Iain is an award-winning political commentator for the Herald and Herald on Sunday. His career has included roles as BBC's political Correspondent, TV presenter, member of the Westminster Lobby, a columnist for a number of national newspapers and a well respected Rector of Edinburgh University 2009-11. In co-production with STV in 2013, Iain presented a three-part…

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Rubha Phoil Learning Day

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Armadale, Armadale Pier

Join our learning day! Thanks to funding from the Permaculture Association we are running a learning day at Rubha Phoil.  The first part of the day will delve into rhododendron removal. The second part of the day will be a walk and talk around Rubha Phoil where you will learn about lichens and bryophytes – we believe to have around 100 on the site. If you want to know your tree lungwort from your hornwort come along. Participants will get…

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Dry Stone Walling on the Plock

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Ever fancied giving Dry Stone Walling a go? We are running two sessions with experienced, qualified tutor Shona McLeod to restore the old tumble down byre on the circular walk and transform into a wildflower shelter/information point. Come learn this traditional skill for free! Thanks to funding from Grow Wild, donations welcome... Wear sturdy boots and bring a sandwich. Open to everyone. Meeting in the middle car park on the Plock - its about a 200m walk around the access…

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Frigg

May 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The leading act of the Nordic fiddle scene, Frigg features the premier talents of a generation of Finnish folk musicians. Renowned the world over, the group draws influence from their homeland alongside those from their extensive travels – joyfully fusing Nordic and bluegrass flavours to create their own signature; Nordgrass. Tight interplay between four violins, with mandolin, cittern, guitar and contrabass, is spiced with a sparkling, high-energy stage show – presenting an outstanding display of richly exultant virtuosity on all…

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This girl laughs, this girl cries, this girl does nothing

May 22 @ 10:30 am - 2:45 pm

Stellar Quines and Imaginate Theatre groups present This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cries, This Girl Does Nothing: a contemporary fairy tale for ages 7+.from prolific playwright Finegan Kruckemeyer. A play about determination and friendship and an inspiration to follow our dreams.   What happens when your world is turned upside down and you have to find your own way? When triplet sisters are abandoned in a forest by their father, three resolutions are made – one walks one way to…

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Baby & Toddler Group – ‘Exhibition Explorers’

May 23 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until June 6, 2019

Armadale Castle Sleat, IV45 8RS United Kingdom
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Have fun with games, stories and songs for pre-school children in the Museum of the Isles at Armadale Castle. Drop in 10.30 - 12.00. Free with a museum entrance ticket.

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Baby & Toddler Group – ‘Exhibition Explorers’

May 30 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until June 6, 2019

Armadale Castle Sleat, IV45 8RS United Kingdom
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Have fun with games, stories and songs for pre-school children in the Museum of the Isles at Armadale Castle. Drop in 10.30 - 12.00. Free with a museum entrance ticket.

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June 2019

Clan Donald Gaelic Arts Week

June 1 @ 11:00 am - June 8 @ 5:00 pm
Armadale Castle Sleat, IV45 8RS United Kingdom
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Clan Donald Gaelic Arts Week, Seachdain nan Ealan Gàidhlig aig Clann Dòmhnaill, is a celebration of the Gaelic traditional arts and their place in Clan Donald history. The ancient Macdonald Lords of the Isles were great supporters of Gaelic culture. Armadale Castle, the ‘spiritual home’ of Clan Donald, is continuing this tradition with a new week-long programme that has something for everyone.

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Baby & Toddler Group – ‘Exhibition Explorers’

June 6 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until June 6, 2019

Armadale Castle Sleat, IV45 8RS United Kingdom
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Have fun with games, stories and songs for pre-school children in the Museum of the Isles at Armadale Castle. Drop in 10.30 - 12.00. Free with a museum entrance ticket.

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Skye Half Marathon 2019

June 8 @ 10:30 am
Portree United Kingdom

A 13.1 mile road race starting in Portree and heading North towards Uig, at Kensalyre you turn left onto single track roads the circle back to Portree. "The race starts and finishes at Portree, the island's capital, surrounded by stunning views of Ben Tianavaig, The Old Man of Storr, Isle of Raasay and the breathtaking Cuillin mountain range." One of the world's most scenic races! Book your place and start your training now!

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Public Meeting – Ian Blackford – Scotland’s Future

June 14 @ 7:00 pm

Independence or Brexit Britain? Ian Blackford is holding a public meeting to discuss all issues of Brexit, including the rights of EU citizens. We'd like to know how you feel about Brexit, about Scotland and its place in the world. Is our future best protected with Independence?

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