Tag: easdale

Island turns out for Mary’s 90th birthday

Mary, who turned 90 on April 16, was disappointed when coronavirus put pay to her extended family’s plans to come and mark the milestone with her, but she was still in for a surprise when there was a knock at the door.

Puffer’s pub quiz is an online hit

Keren Cafferty, landlady of The Puffer on Easdale, has got the right answer. You put heads together with others isolating on the same lump of rock and come up with a virtual pub quiz.

Seil to celebrate 75th anniversary of VE Day

The Easdale branch of the British Legion have efforts well under way for the landmark anniversary, with a variety of events already booked in the diary for the weekend of May 8-10. 

Easdale ferry is back on

An excavator was hard at work yesterday clearing the fallen slate and rubble that had blocked the harbour entrance after recent storms and put a stop to the usual ferry service, leaving islanders stranded.