A blog that backs a bi-monthly magazine covering all the islands of Scotland
Wednesday, 5 October 2011
Stuff of Stock Exchange
Here's a story to delight. The Port Ellen Hotel on Islay hit difficult times and was virtually due for demolition. Along came a group of enthusiasts, followed by a 104 shareholders making timely and welcomed investments. Now the refurbished hotel is enjoying its first full week of business. Follow the events on Islay Hotel to open on October 1st and rejoice how parts of the solid teak floor of the old London Stock Exchange now provides its bar fittings.