Dolphin Watching at Chanonry Point

August 24, 2008 · Filed Under Nature, Tourist 

My mum and her husband are visiting this weekend – it’s Bank Holiday in England so it gave them the chance to pop up from Yorkshire to visit. They mostly spent travelling on Saturday, so Sunday was the only day we’d have fully together before they returned on Monday. I was thinking of either having […]

Ballerina Ballroom Cinema of Dreams finishes

August 23, 2008 · Filed Under Arts, Film, Nairn 

Well, Tilda Swinton certainly turned the Cinema Of Dreams at the Ballerina Ballroom a roaring success – once it launched most viewings sold out very very quickly. While they did try to keep some tickets available on the door, they would sell out within 10 minutes of the box office opening, even though it was […]

Dead Sperm Whale washed up

August 6, 2008 · Filed Under Nature 

So the family were due to go to visit Ann in Elgin, and I had a big work schedule on. However, after reading on the BBC website that the sperm whale, trapped in the Moray Firth, had stranded and died, I just had to make time to take the kids to see it. After all, […]