There is a myth being perpetrated by the Rev. Graeme Craig and Day One that somehow
the cultural heritage of Lewis and Harris is being undermined by the intention of
An Lanntair to enhance its services to its customers. Can he prove that this is the
What is not a myth is that a number of cruise liners took Stornoway off their
"port of call" list last year due to the lack of amenities on a Sunday for their
This would give the lie to the assertion that the so-called "cultural distinction"
of Lewis and Harris is universally appreciated.
Quite baffling to the impartial observer
also is the decision to deny young families the right to indulge in healthy pursuits
at the Lewis Sport Centre on a Sunday. Cultural heritage?
The history of Day One's
opposition to any move to improve the lot of the people in these islands is so sad.
Despite their negativity there is now a popular and much used Sunday ferry and Sunday
To follow up now with the prospect of an improvement in the peoples cultural
experience at An Lanntair is to be applauded. Many thank the management for their
efforts in this direction and wish them well.