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Scottish Islands Explorer

March / April 2018  Volume 19 -  Issue 2

Editor's Welcome and Guest Columnist, Jacob King

Vision for 2020 with a Moorland Walk and a Quiz

Insights One on Being Drawn Back

Insights Two on Island Innovations

Stephen Roberts felt the urge to visit on three occasions

Right on the Hebridean Way
Jack Palfrey recommends the Gatliff Hostel at Howmore

Islands Beyond
Eeva Simola brought much to the surface in the Aland Islands

Roger Butler takes in a small, uninhabited island with a wealth of history

A Cliff-top Monument

James Hendrie visits a prominent Orcadian headland

Readers' Opportunities One

Be Equipped to Travel, Search Effectively and Be Protected

Readers' Opportunities Two

The Editor commends Steep Holm and Svalbard


Barbara Sellars in Scarisdale Wood, Isle of Mull

The Tramway Trail, Bute

Vivien Martin on a footpath that has risen from the ghost of its original

The Changing Face of Buildings

Mavis Gulliver reveals renovations and revolutions in usage

West Coast Ferries

Helen Barclay looks at the evolution of passenger and car transport

An RV on Raasay

Peter Kenyon took his motorhome to a rather special road

Did Hitler visit Argyll?

Iain Thornber asks the question

Madame Scotia, Madam Scrap by Helene Witcher
Tom Aston discovered much about Heloise Russell-Fergusson


Michael Steciuk responded fully when witnessing whooper swans

Crossword Sponsored by the Islands Book Trust

Tom Johnson again challenges prospective solvers

Island Incidents

Hew Prendergast engages in hunting the groatie buckie

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