Where has summer gone? More from Work Party 3

Yesterday began damp and misty (as usual!). However during the morning it gradually dried up, though the cloud level remained below the top of Dun. This enabled work on painting the gun to resume (again, a holding measure to last it through the winter). Christine and...

Slates and more rain from Work Party 3

The 23rd ended with the Work Party members helping Julie to celebrate her birthday, and yesterday began with the arrival of another cruise ship. The weather unfortunately has continued to be miserable, so the 60+ poor souls who ventured ashore were on the whole not...

All work and no play! from St Kilda Work Party 3

Yesterday was another day of work, with some tasks beginning to be completed, other tasks were started. Some small wall tumbles were repaired, and work on painting the  doors of the church and schoolroom continued.  Each task takes several days – removing fixtures,...

Live from St Kilda!

Live from St Kilda, Work Party 3’s first blog from their work party leader, Donald: We were supposed to depart from Leverburgh on Wednesday 17th, but sadly, the weather was awful, and Angus of Kilda Cruises (http://www.kildacruises.co.uk), decided to wait till...

St Kilda Work Party 3 waiting at Harris…

Our very own Donald Paterson, is leading St Kilda Work Party 3 (SK WP 3 2015) and should have been heading out to St Kilda today – we hope to be able to bring you regular updates throughout the time the Work Party are on St Kilda – here’s the first...