Of boats and boat builders

Two great talks coming up this week in Ullapool. Tonight is all about boatbuilding: Alec Jordan will talk about the history of the St Ayres skiff and Michael Brolly will talk about Sephira the musical ark. That's in the Macphail Centre at 7.30pm.

Then, on Thursday, Neville Gabie, Emma Dove and Becky Thompson, the creative team behind 'About a Boat' will talk about their artist's film which follows the story of Coigach's new skiff Lily-Rose . Ceilish Place Clubhouse, 6-7pm, Thiursday 11th July.

Sephira, the musical ark, is a St Ayres skiff which has been adapted to play whale music!

Sephira, the musical ark, is a St Ayres skiff which has been adapted to play whale music!