Prògram Choinnich

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Title - Prògram Choinnich
Contributors - Fraser MacLeod; Unknown (multi)
Reporters - Kenneth MacIver

Summary - Crofting Township of the Year award won by Fair Isle.

Fraser MacLeod, director of the Crofters' Union, talks about the £5,000 award sponsored by Scottish Natural Heritage and the Union, and about this year's winners, Fair Isle. They won because they work together and have adopted sustainable practices. A description of the island, how to get there, the Fair Isle knitting pattern and music on the island. Examples of the crofters' other jobs: making musical instruments, and making stained glass for windows.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:08:00
Date Transmitted - 1995.09.14
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Radio Programmes
Collection - BBC

Track ID - 7971
Original Tape ID - Program Choinnich 14.09.1995
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - DAT

Item Location:
  County - Shetland
  Parish - Dunrossness
  Island - Fair Isle

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