Category: Fishing Life in the Hebrides

Lobster fishing Outer Hebrides

Lobster fishing Outer Hebrides

Lobster fishing skills have been passed down through generations of men in Great Bernera, in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. This short film I made recently with Ruaraidh Urpeth of Mara Productions is a promotion of the National Library of Scotland, travelling exhibition shore to shore.

 

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Research A’ Leantainn na Mara

Research A’ Leantainn na Mara

Currently I am interviewing fishermen in the Isle of Lewis, Isle of Harris and Scalpay in the Outer Hebrides. The book Rotal-a Ships Wake is a series of insightful conversations in Gaidhlig and English, about fishing in the past, the present day and the future. Continue reading “Research A’ Leantainn na Mara”