Neil MacDonald, shepherd from Capisdale


View of Tarskavaig


Ardvasar Hotel - past

Ardvasar Hotel

Ardvasar Hotel

Advasar Hotel

News & Events

Please note that the talk and workshop on local wells has had to be postponed. We will let you know the new date as soon as possible.

Winter programme
Summer activities
Any other news or events
Meetings will be held on a Friday The start time is usually 7.30pm, unless otherwise stated in the programme. Our usual venue is the Conference Room/Seomar Cruinneachaidh at Sabhal Mor Ostaig shown as SMO in the programme below. From time to time we use other venues – if so these will be specified on the programme. Monthly meetings are free to members, while the entry for non-members is usually £2.

Winter Programme 2014-2015

Friday October 24 “Re-imagining Sabhal Mòr Ostaig”, illustrated talk with Hugh Cheape, looking at the history of the college and some of the townships that made up the old farm of Ostaig

Thursday November 20 AGM followed by “Walking in the footsteps of heroes” an illustrated talk with Murdo Beaton in
this centenary of the outbreak of the First World War

12 December Bring an Object Night
Your chance to contribute a story, show a photograph or talk about an interesting object you might have

January 30th
Anniversary party plus presentation of a commemorative publication POSTPONED

19 February More Piers and jetties (and a road) - short talks on transport related themes. Various speakers

19 March Wells in Sleat
April Muillean Bheag a’ Chrotail

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Summer Activities 2013

3 July


Talk on Martin Martin, with Dr Dòmhnall Uilleam Stiubhart.


25 July


The Camas Daraich Dig, a talk by Dr Karen Hardy


Dates to be confirmed

Field survey training with Martin Wildgoose

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Other Events

None to report. See the Community Trust website ( for a listing of all events in Sleat.

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