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Eilean Donan Castle
Category: Medieval Architechture

Castles on Skye

This exhibition features original, painstaking interpretations of how the castles in Skye and Lochalsh might have looked in the 16th Century by David L. Roberts and information by Roger Miket. Background Dr Johnson once claimed that 'any one of Edward II's Welsh castles might have supplied the materials with which to build every Scottish ...  Read More »

12 Years a slave
Category: Movie

12 Years a Slave

Certificate: 15_ Running Time: 134 minsStarring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Brad Pit, Benedict Cumberbatch & directed by Steve McQueen A free man from upstate New York struggles for 12 years to escape slavery after he is abducted.12 Years a Slave is based on the incredible true story from Solomon Northup's 1853 ...  Read More »

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Category: Skye Book Festival

The Charm of Skye by Seton Gordon

A guided walk through Trotternish following the footsteps of Seton Gordon to hear some of his observations about the wildlife of the area. This is the first walk in the 'Skye and Lochalsh in Print' series brought to you by Highland Council Countryside Ranger John Phillips. It focuses upon Seton Gordan, a fascinating man and an inspiring ...  Read More »

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Category: Skye Book Festival

Don Paterson Poetry Workshop

A poetry workshop from well-known poet and writer Don Paterson. Don will be leading a poetry workshop with the Reading Room between 3.30 and 5.00 on the 24th April. This is a great opportunity to work on your own poems with an award-winning poet. There are limited numbers on the workshop, so please contact us by ...  Read More »

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Category: Skye Book Festival

Don Paterson at the Reading Room

Well-known poet and writer Don Paterson is coming to the Reading Room on Thursday 24 April Don Paterson has won many awards and accolades for his work, including two T. S. Eliot prizes, the Whitbread Poetry prize, the 2009 Forward Prize and the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry. Don’s visit has been jointly funded by the Reading Room and the ...  Read More »

divergent
Category: Film

Divergent

Certificate: 12A_ Running Time: 130 minsStarring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Miles Teller and Kate Winslet. Directed by Neil Burger. Thrilling action-adventure film based on internationally best-selling novel. showing times Fri 25th 7.30pm Sat 26th 7.30pm Sun 27th 7.30pm Mon 28th 7.30pm Tues ...  Read More »

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Category: The Voice

SKYE… THE VOICE WANTS YOU!

Are you a singer with real talent and amazing vocal ability? Series 4 of the BBC’s hugely successful singing show, The Voice UK, is on the hunt for people who have a genuinely fantastic voice. Whether you’re a solo artist or duo, if you’ve got what it takes to get our Coaches chairs spinning we want to hear from you! FOR YOUR ...  Read More »

Old Dance School
Category: World

The Old Dance School

Duelling fiddles, soaring brass crescendos and irresistible grooves from a seven-piece contemporary folk band. The Old Dance School's ear-bending  live show charts their remarkable journey from ballet school basement jam sessions and cowshed rehearsals, to remote lighthouses, to headline appearances at international festivals. Championed by ...  Read More »

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Category: Kids Film

Rio 2

Certificate: U_ Running Time: 101 minsStarring (voices of) Anne Hathaway, Leslie Mann, Jamie Foxx, Will I Am. Directed by Carlos Saldanha. Blu, Jewel and their three children leave their domesticated life in the city of Rio de Janeiro for a journey to the Amazon rainforest. showing times Fri 2nd 4pm Sat ...  Read More »

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Category: Film

Noah

Certificate: 12A_ Running Time: 138 minsStarring Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Hopkins, Ray Winstone, Emma Watson. Directed by Darren Aronofsky. In a world ravaged by human sin, Noah (Russel Crowe) is given a divine mission: to build an Ark and save creation from the coming flood. showing times Fri ...  Read More »

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