He explained that he needed to have a year's commercial diving experience before returning to Loch Linnhe
for further training.
also has a regular briefing and report subscription with in-depth analysis and solutions to current global regulatory issues and the all- important real-time implications.
Sonia, who looks after the village website and Facebook page, had no idea of Linnhe
's connection, but when Linnhe
saw the post she immediately got in touch, making for a wonderful link between the two communities Linnhe
presented a framed picture of Ullswater, (which was kindly donated by the Glenridding Gallery) to Mary Bartley, the cafe organiser, along with the other helpers.
You'll be led by an experienced guide and visit Loch Linnhe
, the Sound of Mull, Loch Sunart and the Sound of Arisaig.
Price includes: Private coach travel from your local area Four nights' stay with three course evening meal & cooked breakfast Scenic drives featuring Loch Lomond, Castle Stalker, Loch Linnhe
, Eilean Donan Castle and the Glenfinnan Viaduct Free time in Fort William, Tyndrum and Portnacriosh Full day on the Isle of Skye visiting Portree Full day around Loch Ness visiting Drummnadrochit and Fort Augustus 5 days from PS339.
During the drive back don't miss the bewitching views of the 14th century Castle Stalker rising out of the waters of Loch Linnhe
, which had a role in the film Monty Python and the Holy Grail when it appears in the final scene as "The Castle of Aaaaarrrrrrggghhh".
A table on an open deck at the stern is available for sunny days, and above is another deck - from where one gloriously clear night on Loch Linnhe
I stood open-mouthed in amazement as more stars than I have ever seen in my life shone down on me.
Other finds included flame shell beds in Loch Linnhe
in Argyll and new communities of northern feather star off the Sound of Canna.
1 Ecopod Boutique Retreat Chill out in a unique five star Ecopod Boutique Retreat at Lettershauna, in Appin in the west Highlands overlooking Castle Stalker, Loch Linnhe
and the mountains of Mull.
So instead for the Fingal's Way variant we headed down to Corpach Sea Lock for an apparently traditional toe-dipping ceremony in the Atlantic--well, Loch Linnhe
, at least.
NORTHERN SCOTLAND: WA Shearing (01942 824 824) offers five day visit ex-North East Dec 12, with four nights' accom at Great Western Hotel in Oban, four dinners, two breakfasts, nightly entertainment and coach transfers, plus full day trip along shores of Loch Linnhe
to Highland town of Fort William.
The Morvich site at Shiel Bridge was encircled by impressive peaks, while one memorable night at the Bunree site at Onich on Loch Linnhe
(voted "favourite site" by club members last year), we gorged our eyes on a wonderful sunset that bathed mountain, water and sky in a mesmerising blue and cream light.