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Category: Film

Inbetweeners 2

Certificate: 15_ Running Time: 98 minsStarring Simon Bird, James Buckley, Blake Harrison, Joe Thomas and directed by Iain Morris, Damon Beesley. Endearingly idiotic friends Neil, Jay, Will and Simon reunite in Australia for more hilarious mischief and mayhem. showing times Fri 29th 4.00pm Sat 30th 2.15pm Sun ...  Read More »

Category: Film

Guardians of the Galaxy

Certificate: TBC_ Running Time: TBC minsStarring Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper and directed by James Gunn. Quill reluctantly joins forces with alien bandits Drax, Gamora, Rocket and Groot to form an alliance of misfits known as the Guardians of the Galaxy, and with the all-powerful villain Ronan hunting the orb, the fate of the ...  Read More »

Category: Thursday SBF

Mairi Mhor Tour

A guided minibus tour in memory of local figure Màiri Mhòr nan Òran with talks from countryside ranger John Phillips, readings from Liz MacRae Shaw and songs from Morag Henriksen. Màiri Mhòr nan Òran was a nurse from Skeabost, Skye and a prolific and politically significant song writer, writing songs of exile, praise, hope and ...  Read More »

Category: Skye Book Festival

Skye Book Festival 2014

Skye Book Festival 2014 features talks, walks, guided tours, songs and music, local book launches, workshops, delicious baking, exhibitions and antiquarian book fairs. Skye festival celebrates books, the people that create them and the places that make, and are made by, people. This year there will be two books launches from local authors ...  Read More »

Category: Thursday SBF

Lady Claire Macdonald

A lunchtime session with award-winning cook and food writer Lady Claire Macdonald, who will talk about her new book Lifting the Lid, a celebration of 40 years running Kinloch Lodge Claire Macdonald's reputation stretches around the globe thanks to her best-selling cookery books , frequent radio broadcasts and television appearances. She ...  Read More »

Category: Thursday SBF

Dolina MacLennan

Dolina MacLennan discussing her upcoming autobiography An Island Girl's Journey Well-known singer, actress and storyteller Dolina Maclennan is releasing an autobiography, written in conversation with Jim Gilchrist and Stuart Edymann, this November. It is a sensitive and personal account which looks back at the forces which moulded her, from her ...  Read More »

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Category: Thursday SBF

Shirley McKay

Shirley McKay, writer of the popular Hew Cullan series set in 16th century Scotland in the reign of James VI. Shirley McKay was born in Tynemouth, moving to Dalkeith, Scotland, at the age of eight. She studied English and Linguistics at the University of St Andrews before attending Durham University for postgraduate study in Romantic and ...  Read More »

Category: Thursday SBF

Book Launch: Norman Macdonald and Cailean Maclean

Norman Macdonald and Cailean Maclean unveil a major new publishing project, The Great Book of Skye: From the Island to the World. People and Place on a Scottish island. One of the country’s most innovative and attractive research and publishing projects is to bear fruit at the beginning of September. A major book promises to bring to light ...  Read More »

Category: Skye Book Festival

Maggi Gibson

Maggi Gibson visits the Skye Book Festival to meet Seriously Sassy fans Where do writers get their ideas from? How do they turn them into stories? Do they lie sometimes? Maggi will read about Sassy and her friends, Cordelia, Magnus, Twig and Taslima, and what they get up to in the small Scottish town where they live. And she'll be very happy ...  Read More »

Category: Skye Book Festival

Narrative Voice Workshop

An inspiring workshop with novelist Cynthia Rogerson about how to create a narrative voice How can you create a convincing voice to tell your story?  Everything depends on a narrator who can hold the reader’s attention.  This workshop will focus on finding your best voice by experimentation and by learning to tune into your writing ...  Read More »

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