Christmas Fayre’s

Ahhh tis the season, almost, to be jolly! And nothing better to aid that than by mooching around Christmas fayres drinking mulled wine or bovril and admiring, or better still purchasing, home crafted chrissy presents. Here’s a short list…there are more out there but these ones you find Chris at!! Friday 30th November: Kelvingrove art […]


Snowdrops and Birdies

It’s a sure sign of spring when the snowdrops, that were planted by the folk who stayed in the caravans at Lochend over 40 years ago, start appear and when I went to the side of the tennis court to take these pictures, the wee birdies were in full song!


Surfing The Slopes

Chris and Cooper have headed to Glencoe for a days sking/boarding. Visibilty not quite as good as hoped but the snow seems great.


The Last Ice Float

Of course ‘the last ice float’ is what we are hoping(!) all the bouys marking shallow water around the lake have ended up in our bay, and the edges of the ice are filled with reeds and all that the ice has dredged up, and is depositing it at the mouth of the Goodie burn, […]


It’s Not a Bad Walk to Work

More snow makes for a careful walk to work but the vistas make it well worth while! Sculptor unknown! Getting ready to skate while the wildlife hang onto the last running water. A hole was bored into the ice in the middle of the lake and measured at 11 inches, but as you can see, […]


Where is the snow?

Well not sure, it’s supposed to be snowing but at the moment beautiful clear skies over Lochend… very cold!!