The presence of a series of crofting
images in the slide sequence casts a conflicting light on romanticism, for the crofters' residual beliefs and practices straddled the divide between what was perceived as belonging to the past and to the present.
looks fragile now just as the demand for land reform has become fashionable, and Hunter is back with a new book.
Commission Chief Executive, Catriona Maclean, commented: The Crofting
Commission welcomes the announcement by the Minister today on the next steps in the review of the Croft House Grant Scheme.
is a major form of income - parts of the island seem to be locked in a time warp of 50 to 60 years ago.
He would not be permitted to behave like this, in the well advanced Crofting
Counties, where I come from.
There are also miles of beaches and mountains and the traditional occupations are crofting
, fishing and weaving.
In 1991, Charles shocked locals by bringing his own Highgrove veg when he arrived to sample crofting
life on the Isle of Berneray.
lThe Queen visits Newbury and sees her Crofting
(Dick Hern/Joe Mercer) earn a 25-1 quote for the 1,000 Guineas when winning the fillies' maiden from Quiet Affair.
is vital to communities, the economy and the environment in Scotland s remote and fragile areas, and generated an estimated revenue of almost Au86 million last year.
There is no point in renewing the land without people living in the crofting
Power to the Pococks: A Year in the Life of a Crofting
Family is broadcast on Thursday on BBC2 at 9pm.
Parliamentarians have been raking in extra cash doing everything from advising drinks firms to crofting
, according to research by the Sunday Telegraph.
HE began life among Scottish crofting
families, speaking only Gaelic at home during his early childhood.
The singer chose to stay in the tiny crofting
village of Elgol, on Skye.
A remote crofting
community in the north west of Scotland became the hottest place in the country on the warmest October 27 since records began.