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Climb aboard Seil’s Scarecrow Bus

The world-famous bear, complete with red wellies and marmalade sandwich,  is just one of 45 straw-stuffed characters signed up so far for Seil’s first Scarecrow Festival.

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Scarecrow Festival lines up prizes – and a soapstar

Juliet, who was Edie McCready in children’s TV show Balamory and now plays sassy Suzie Fraser in the BBC’s River City series, will be at the opening ceremony on Saturday July 27 when the week-long festival comes to life.

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New book pays homage to great Gaelic bard

The Spirit of the Hebrides marries Kenneth Steven’s words with brooding black and photos by Alastair Jackson, capturing the landscapes of Skye and Raasay through a wide-angled lens.

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Scarecrows are coming to Seil

Organisers are inviting people living and working on Seil to put on their thinking caps and get creative – scarecrows of all shapes and sizes are welcome.