Escape from Foula: Foula, Unst etc, Shetland, 13th-24th February 2020

Another visit to Foula. Another interesting flight. I meandered down on Monday 14th February, not really expecting there to be a flight. I phoned at the back of eight but the pilot wasn't in, so I was told to phone after half past. I didn't bother until almost nine, as it looked so blustery, but … Continue reading Escape from Foula: Foula, Unst etc, Shetland, 13th-24th February 2020

When the Wind Blows: Foula etc., Shetland, 26th January to 12th February 2022

The only break in the weather for a flight to Foula was on Wednesday 26th January, but it was a narrow window around mid-day. When we arrived at Tingwall Airport the plane was away to Fair Isle, but by the time it returned the window seemed to be closing, so it was a surprise when … Continue reading When the Wind Blows: Foula etc., Shetland, 26th January to 12th February 2022