Printer Friendly

DREAM ISLAND.

I see this week that two more people have left the Hebridean Island of Canna for the mainland. That leaves just 15 residents!

The National Trust for Scotland now has two houses for rent and sadly no one has come up with a firm offer. I once landed a yacht on Canna and found three Churches. These were Presbyterian, Roman Catholic and Free Church. I called in at the Free Church building. It was empty but a collection plate lay on a table by the door, piled high with cash and notes. The local people must be very trusting. Or could it be that with no bank or supermarket there's nowhere to spend the money?
COPYRIGHT 2012 MGN Ltd.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2012 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)
Date:Oct 6, 2012
Words:115
Previous Article:Saying thanks to NHS workers.
Next Article:ST PUMPKIN'S DAY.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters