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Scotland’s wild isles: a nature-packed tour of the Southern Hebrides - Lonely Planet

Scotland’s wild isles: a nature-packed tour of the Southern Hebrides - Lonely Planet | Scottish Islands | Scoop.it
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Remote Scottish islands are 'the best place to live' | UK | News | Daily Express

Remote Scottish islands are 'the best place to live' | UK | News | Daily Express | Scottish Islands | Scoop.it
THEY might have some of worst weather in Britain, but inhabitants of Orkney, Shetland and Eilean Siar are the happiest people in the nation, figures suggest.
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Conference will consider high cost of island living - Shetland Times Online

Conference will consider high cost of island living - Shetland Times Online | Scottish Islands | Scoop.it
Conference will consider high cost of island living
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A conference will this week examine the findings of a report which highlighted the gap in living expenses between rural and urban areas.
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Maldives? No it's the Isle of Arran

Maldives? No it's the Isle of Arran | Scottish Islands | Scoop.it
Okay, I hold my hand up with this one, it's been 'tweaked' but the light from the fading afternoon sunshine was pretty amazing, creating great shadows from the contrasting bleached uprights of the... (Maldives?
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Norman John Gillies

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PLUMPED on his mother’s lap, a woollen cap on his head, he looked as well set up as any child in Britain. It was the other elements in the photograph that cast... (Obituary in @TheEconomist of Norman John Gillies, 'the last voice of St.
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Isle of Skye - Scotland Landscape Photography by Fortunato Gatto

Isle of Skye - Scotland Landscape Photography by Fortunato Gatto | Scottish Islands | Scoop.it
Isle of Skye. Photographer Fortunato Gatto captured some amazing shots of the the Scottish island "Isle of Skye". Enjoy this small selection of breathtaki

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Orkney - the magic of 70 Scottish islands

Orkney - the magic of 70 Scottish islands | Scottish Islands | Scoop.it
Located off the northern coast of Scotland, Orkney is an archipelago of around 70 islands and skerries, of which only 16 are inhabited. However, though the total population of this region may be le...
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In pictures: Stunning new book celebrates beauty of the Outer Hebrides - Scottish Daily Record

In pictures: Stunning new book celebrates beauty of the Outer Hebrides - Scottish Daily Record | Scottish Islands | Scoop.it
Scottish Daily Record In pictures: Stunning new book celebrates beauty of the Outer Hebrides Scottish Daily Record PETER May's bestselling crime series 'The Lewis Trilogy' is set in the Scottish archipelago, and now 'Hebrides' will allow readers to...
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Could the Scottish Islands become the next Jersey?

Could the Scottish Islands become the next Jersey? | Scottish Islands | Scoop.it
While large numbers of Scots plan to vote to leave the UK, those on the islands are voting to leave Scotland – and the consequences for an independent Scotland could be devastating.
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An Island With Spirit - TNT Magazine

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As I fly in, it's easy to see why the legendary Lords of the Isles chose Islay as their home.
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TRAVEL: Cornerstones of a northern archipelago on the Orkney Islands - BDlive

TRAVEL: Cornerstones of a northern archipelago on the Orkney Islands - BDlive | Scottish Islands | Scoop.it
BDlive TRAVEL: Cornerstones of a northern archipelago on the Orkney Islands BDlive A few minutes' walk from the Ring of Brodgar, however, archaeologists have found an extraordinary collection of ruins that is opening up a few chinks of light into...

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Orkney Islands: brave the rain to discover spectacular Neolithic sites - Financial Times

Orkney Islands: brave the rain to discover spectacular Neolithic sites - Financial Times | Scottish Islands | Scoop.it
Orkney Islands: brave the rain to discover spectacular Neolithic sites
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The novelist LP Hartley once described the past as a foreign country.

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