Today (30th of March 2017) we received the welcome news that we have gained entry to the Guild of Master Craftsmen.
The selection process is rigorous and based on references (they have to be very good). We are proud of this, and intend to uphold the standards of the Guild by simply maintaining our own standards.
The Church committee had noticed a dangerous slate on one of the high level pinnacles and called us into to secure it. The picture below was taken during the laddering phase of the work.
During other maintenance work on the roof and steeple we noticed that one of the louvres was in a desperate state so it was replaced.
Here is how it looked before.
Continue reading New louvre window on the steeple of the Round Church, Islay