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Malachy Tallack is 26 and lives in Fair Isle. He is a singer-songwriter, journalist, and editor of the magazine Shetland Life.
A Shetland summer for the record books
Malachy recounts the challenges of getting all the Fair Isle sheep into one place for shearing. Mili
The camps provide a supply of slave-labour for six weeks of the summer. For the price of a bowl of s
The importance of light to the residents of Fair Isle
Tarring, hoeing, dyking... it's all in a day's work
Disconnection exists everywhere - whether you live in a big city or on a remote island
What impact will climate change have on Fair Isle? Truth is, no-one really knows
The fishermen come, they take a few decent fish, and they throw the rest away. And at the moment the
How the names on Fair Isle provide a glimpse of the island's history. But what happened to the indig
Performing for the tourists, bad news about a caddy and ideas for words that rhyme with puffin