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NATIONAL IOLAIRE TRAGEDY CENTENARY COMMEMORATION ANNOUNCED

HRH The Prince Charles, Lord of the Isles and the First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon will be present at a commemoration to remember the tragic sinking of HMY Iolaire, which hit ‘The Beasts of Holm’ rocks, around 20 yards from Stornoway’s coastline as it brought men home from World War One.  Of around 300 on board, over 200 men from Lewis and Harris perished along with the crew.

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FAR, FAR FROM YPRES TOUR OPENS TO STANDING OVATIONS

The first two performances of Far, Far From Ypres have set the Armistice centenary tour off to an incredible start, with a sell-out opening night at the Victoria Halls in Selkirk followed by an eager crowd at His Majesty’s Theatre in Aberdeen, with both performances inspiring a standing ovation.

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