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Blàthan Briste | Broken Flowers

Blàthan Briste | Broken Flowers is a collaborative exhibition by Alec Finlay and Hannah Imlach exploring energy independence, localism, and technology, from the Neolithic quernstones (hand-mills) of the islands, to the MoD rocket range on Uist and St Kilda, and the renewable energy arrays of the future. Preview – Saturday 5 August 7pm including Work Songs, …

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Hebrides International Film Festival – Pop-Up Cinema

Also, “Can You Dig This?” director Delila Vallot presents screening at Carinish Hall on Thursday 14 September at 7.30pm followed by Q&A. Free Masterclass with Delila for any budding filmmakers out there earlier on the Thursday. 4-5pm Carinish Hall For full details of other Uist & Barra HIFF2017 events and screenings go to the festival …

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Taigh Ciùil Special – Sophie Ramsay & Sarah Smout

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Hand-Milling Grain & Worksongs

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Taigh Ciùil – Local Live Music

Featuring the Uist & Benbecula Accordion & Fiddle Club. Not to be missed!

Uist Arts Association (UAA)
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UAA Open Summer Show 2017

An exhibition of work by local artists, members of the Uist Arts Association.

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Taigh Ciùil Local Live Music Cafe

Live, mainly traditional & Gaelic, music showcase featuring local tradition bearers and emerging musicians and students

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Thursdays Poetry Evening – Henry Marsh

Poetry Evening headlined by the Edinburgh-based poet Henry Marsh and North Uist Poet, Pauline Prior-Pitt, and the Uist Writing Group. This will be the third visit at Taigh Chearsabhagh from Henry Marsh. Henry, who has spent part of every summer in Uist, will be reading his Uist poems, personal reflection poems, and selections from, “The …

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HUMAN CARGO – Stories & Songs of EMIGRATION, SLAVERY & TRANSPORTATION

Join storyteller and folk singer Matthew Crampton for stories and songs from his book Human Cargo: Emigration, Slavery and Transportation. Find out more about the book here. Understanding today’s migrant crisis through story and song from the past. HUMAN CARGO explores the experiences of people who were trafficked or transported in the 18th and 19th …

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On Place, Ruins & Memory – The Wapping Project screening event

For a very long time, The Wapping Project worked with a place central to its commissioning, the Wapping Hydraulic Power Station. All the works were in dialogue with the unique and powerful space in which they presented themselves to the world. As an audience, you had to take courage to step down into an often …