Tag: lismore

Lismore dig unearths island’s early life

A human tooth has also been found ‘indicating that we are on the right track to uncover Early Church burials’ said one of the dig organisers and island heritage archivist Robert Hay.

Mairi has entrepreneurial spirit by the bottle

Lismore entrepreneur Mairi Hawkes didn’t let lockdown stop her launching ‘deliciously tipsy drizzles for grown ups only’, which have now caught the eye of multi-millionaire Theo Paphitis from Dragon’s Den

Lismore hopeful Covid can be contained

Lismore has done well to avoid Covid until now but a large increase in visitors particularly made it probably inevitable the virus would eventually reach the island, said Dr Mandie Currie from the Community Council’s Emergency Response Group.

Thanks for bumper crop of donations

The children have been busy planting, looking after and gathering a variety of fruit and vegetables thanks to all those in the community who donated money and time to the project.

From honesty box to big name store

When Lismore’s Hazel MacCormick started her candle business three years ago she never dreamt that one day she would be selling in one of the major department stores in Glasgow