to the list, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone Morag MacLeod
at any reasonable hour (01641 561214).
ULLAPOOL Book Festival, Friday, May 11, to Sunday, May 13.
Includes from Canada, author, playwright, actor Ann-Marie MacDonald, and
Iain D Urchardan, author of short stories in Gaelic, and Teresa Solana,
author of crime fiction in Catalan, who will read from their works and
discuss writing in minority languages. There will be simultaneous
translations into English from Gaelic by Mòrag Stiùbhart and from Catalan by
Peter Bush. Audience members will receive these through individual
DURNESS VIllage Hall. Maryanne Kennedy and
Finlay Wells, Wednesday, May 16, 8.00pm. Admission £10, concessions £7.
Village Hall. Fran McGillivray and Mike Burke, Blues and Beyond Highland
Tour, Thursday, May 31, 8.00 pm.
MELNESS Community Hall.
Church of Scotland Community Lunch and Raffle, Saturday, May 19, 12.30 to
2.00pm. Raising money for Melness church windows. £3.50 per person.
STRATHNAVER Public Hall. Ceilidh with Duncan MacGillivray,
Dagger Gordon, and Iain Macbeath. Saturday, May 26, 8.00 pm. See advert on
LOCHINVER Village Hall. Yoga, Monday evenings.
BETTYHILL Strathnaver Museum. Various events exploring
Gaelic bard, Rob Donn Mackay, Saturday, May 5 to Thursday, May 31. See
advert on page 14.
Strathnaver Museum. Tales of the North Coast Book
Launch with Alan Temperley, Friday, May 18. See advert on page 14.
Strathnaver Museum. Book reading with Alan Temperley, Saturday, May 19. See
advert on page 14.
Village Hall. Martial Arts Class, Wednesdays. Bowls,
TONGUE Village Hall. Edinburgh Sutherland
Ceilidh, Saturday, May 19, 7.30pm. See advert on page 3.
Indoor Bowling, Thursdays. Juniors (aged 8-14 years), 7.00-8.00pm; Seniors,
8.00-10.00pm. Bowls provided. Beginners welcome.
Kyle of Tongue Hostel.
Tongue and Bettyhill “Step-it Up Highland group” meets at 1 o’clock every
Wednesday at the hostel to enjoy a short walk. Contact Ruth on 01847 611327
Kyle Centre. Tongue Tots meet on Wednesdays in term time,
10.30am-12 noon. Babies and toddlers welcome.