Sandwick Iolaire Exhibition Opens

Sandwick Iolaire Exhibition Opens

Issued on behalf of Sandwick Community Council, Stornoway Historical Society, Point Community Council and Point Historical Society PRESS RELEASE Sandwick Hall Iolaire Exhibition opens Tuesday 3 December 2018 The final preparations are underway for the Sandwick Iolaire...
Sandwick Iolaire Exhibition

Sandwick Iolaire Exhibition

New Iolaire exhibition to open in Sandwick Community Hall An exhibition on the Iolaire tragedy is to be held in Sandwick Community Hall – the hall nearest to the site of the disaster – and will be formally opened on Thursday, December 6 at 6pm. The exhibition has been...
HMY Iolaire remembered in House of Commons

HMY Iolaire remembered in House of Commons

HMY Iolaire remembered in House of Commons An Early Day Motion (EDM) on the Centenary of the Iolaire tragedy has been laid before Parliament by Na h-Eileanan an Iar MP Angus B MacNeil.More than 50 MPs from across six political parties and one independent have signed...

The Darkest Dawn

The Stornoway Historical Society adds its congratulations to the many already made to our Chairman, Malcolm Macdonald on the publication of “The Darkest Dawn – the story of the Iolaire Tragedy”, co-authored with the late Donald John Macleod and...