Islay is always worth a visit, more great Islay information at Armin's Islay Blog and Ron's Islay Weblog.
Tides in the Sound of Islay:
The south going ebb starts at -0140 Oban +05:15 HW Dover
The north going flood starts at +04:40 HW Oban -00:50 HW Dover.
The spring rate is 5 knots off Feolin.
Sitting it out on the Sound of Islay.