The restored Castle was officially opened last Friday night by long-time Plockton resident and family friend Charlie M MacRae and seven-year-old Charlie Gass.
Mary then set up a page on Justgiving for the Sue Ryder Charity, which offers palliative care and bereavement and mental health counselling.
Plockton residents, Julia Asiedu and Louise Allan, pictured, at least managed a social distanced cuppa and a biscuit on the first day of the new year.
A Kyle RNLI spokesperson said: ‘The fishing boat was shooting creels from the stern,
when one of the ropes became entangled in the propeller. Due to the bad VHF
reception in the area, the fisherman fired off a red emergency flare to raise the alarm’.