Securing cliffs in Port Askaig, Isle of Islay

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Picture of specialist climbers securing a cliff face with a metal mesh net
Securing cliffs in Port Askaig, Isle of Islay

After some rock falls specialist workers/climbers were called in to secure the rock face at Port Askaig Brae. Here they are busy at work in April 2019, with a crane lifting up supplies while they are stabilising the rocks with a metal mesh/net.

Corran Sands panorama, Isle of Jura

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Panoramic picture of a wide bay with a sandy beach, some small islands in the distance
Corran Sands panorama, Isle of Jura

A panoramic view of this popular beach on Islay’s neighbour Jura. Loch na Mile on the left, the Bay of Small Isles in the distance on the right. You can’t really see it in this view, but Craighouse in the distance on the right.