"Preserving the history of the parish of Sleat on the Isle of Skye"
Meetings will now be held on a Wednesday so we don’t clash with other events held in the Seòmar Chruinneachaidh or the old cafe next door. The start time is usually 7.30pm, unless otherwise stated in the programme. Our usual venue is the Conference Room/Seòmar Cruinneachaidh at Sabhal Mòr 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 £3.
Saturday September 10 NB New Date
The Great Book of Skye Vol 2 - presentation by Norman Macdonald and Cailean MacLean of this newly published sequel.. 7.30pm . Sabhal Mòr Ostaig.
AGM followed by ‘The Sleat-Airor connection’ with Ishbel Coy and Innes Grant. SMO
The Battle of Glenshiel -- a talk by Rule Anderson, National Trust for Scotland Ranger, Kintail.SMO
Viking Thing Sites - more of them and more about them.”a talk by Charles Barrington. SMO
Transport and travel themed Bring an Object Night– Your chance to tell a story, show a photograph or talk about an interesting object you might have, related to travel and transport in the past if possible. SMO
War stories – a look at some aspects of Sleat and the First World War. SMO
POSTPONED New Date and topic to be confirmed
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August 26 Trip to Inverie
We are also planning some outdoor activities including surveying some of the old famine piers in Sleat. More details soon
See the Community Trust website (www.sleatcommunitytrust.co.uk) for a listing of all events in Sleat.
Saturday, 29th April Treasure Trove Finds Day at the Museum of the Isles, Armadale
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