In the Press

Hebridean Whale Cruises in the news. Reports and comment about our company in the local and national press.

26 February 2012

Surge in whale sightings

Tourist bosses in the Western Isles are having a whale of a time – after a huge surge in sea-life sightings.

3 July 2010

Rare pod of 1000 dolphins

A rare pod of about 1,000 dolphins has thrilled wildlife spotters off Skye. Eleven lucky tourists witnessed the rare event on a whale-watching trip from Gairloch.

3 May 2009

It’s time to plan your summer

The Met Office says Britain is odds-on for a great summer, so get your diary out … from walking to whale-watching, here is our pick of events and activities, with insider tips on getting the most out of each of them.

2 April 2009

Easter Blossoms with bags to do

Stumped for inspiration on how to spend the Easter holidays? More great ideas to keep everyone happy.

9 May 2008

Over the sea to Skye to get on airwaves!

A group of nine prospective young radio presenters skimmed over the seawaves to Skye recently to take over the airwaves there.

25 April 2008

Otter boards cruiser for a snooze

A Wester Ross whale cruise operator was amazed to discover an unusual passenger on board one of his boats in Gairloch harbour – a baby otter sheltering in the engine compartment.

7 March 2008

Buoyant cruise firm’s expansion bid

A Wester Ross marine cruise business is hoping the process of a recent planning application will be plain sailing.

29 July 2007

Where’s Whaley

Kids’ toy sparks air-sea rescue bid

A massive air and sea hunt was launched…to save a six-foot inflatable killer whale.

22 September 2006

Builders spot rare whale off West Coast

A group of West Coast builders couldn’t believe their eyes – or their luck – when they became the unlikely witnesses to a once-in-a-lifetime sighting of an endangered species.