John Bottomley

Hello, I’m John, and came with my wife, Sue, to live on Tiree in 2010. One of our reasons for deciding to come here was our experience of Tiree Baptist Church. Visiting the island over many years, we had found a welcome in a church which emphatically respects God’s word, the Bible. My working life…

Derek Campbell

Hi, I’m Derek and I live here on Tiree with my beautiful wife Ishbel and our three energetic kids, Innes, Martha and Anna. I’m originally from Glasgow and we moved here in 2005 to take up posts at the local school. After graduating from University in 1999, I worked with the Navigators student ministry in…

Ishbel Campbell

Hi! I am the group leader for Mainly Music and lead the music sessions with the children each week. I am a full-time mum to Innes, Martha Grace and Anna who all keep me on my toes. I am married to Derek who is a teacher at the High School here on Tiree. I studied…

Alan Dix

Alan Dix

I am a computing professor at the University of Birmingham and researcher at Talis Ltd and work on most things that connect people and computers. However, I started off (years ago) as a mathematician and this is still my academic first love! Although I’ve spent a good part of my life in England I am…

Alan Millar

Alan Millar

Hi! I’m Alan, a child of God, husband, father, grandfather and pastor. In 2013, after more than 40 years of service I retired and moved to Tiree. Before studying at BTI (the Bible Training Institute) in Glasgow I worked as a postman and briefly as an electrician’s labourer. On leaving college I worked in Ayrshire,…

Ursula Millar

Ursula Millar

Hello! I’m Ursula and I came to live on Tiree from Somerset in August 2013. I trained originally as a nurse in Dundee and Edinburgh, before spending two years at the Bible Training Institute in Glasgow where I met Alan. We moved to Cambridgeshire in 1973 then Oxfordshire. After being a full time mum to…

Becky Wright

Hi, I’m Becky Wright and I have lived on Tiree for eleven years since coming on holiday and not wanting to leave! I am married to Will who is a fitness instructor amongst other things, and we have two sons. I also have a little shop called Chocolates and Charms where I sell my jewellery and…