Alasdair Campbell

Alasdair Campbell, born in Ness, Lewis and educated at the Nicolson Institute and Aberdeen University, has worked on oil rigs for many years and more recently been a Writer in Residence at Sabhal Mor Ostaig in Skye. He is a noted Gaelic writer and his creative work has also been broadcast in English. He is also the author of "The Nessman," for which he won a Scottish Arts Council Book Award. He currently lives in Ness.