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Scottish Islands Explorer - September / October 2014 Issue

We are delighted that the September / October 2014issue has been designed, printed, published and will be distributed by Monday 18 August. The various teams that help produce the magazine - in Diss, Jura, Hastings, London, Todmorden and Lewis - are to be found from one end of the country to another.

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Looking for a gift for family or friends? Perhaps, considering giving yourself a treat? With this issue there is a 20% discount on the prints of Shetland and Skye produced by top photographer, Konrad Borkowski. Our subscription-rates are unchanged and now represent even better value.  Binders are available at £12.45 and available back issues at £4.00, both with free postage. There is a wide range of DVDs on islands, areas and topics. The credit card facility is secure and payments will be refunded if the goods fail to please.

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Scottish Islands Explorer was launched in January 2000 and has featured the work of over 200 writers. It is available in shops throughout Scotland and by subscription to anywhere in the UK, Europe and the World. The bi-monthly magazine is published by Ravenspoint Press Ltd.

September / October 2014 issue is now on sale.

It is complemented by a daily blog providing insights into island life, issues, events and people. 

Click here for an interview given by the Editor to Private Island News.


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The September / October 2014 issue is now available in the shops.

This edition includes items on Tiree, a visit to Sumburgh Head, Shetland, another to Stromness, Orkney, a feature on the Estates of Jura and another on Mingary Castle, items on Rubha Phoil Forest Garden, Skye, the Life of a former Colonsay Teacher, the Lady of St Kilda and on the special island visits arranged by the Islands Book Trust.

The twelfth of the 'island-crosswords' compiled by Tom Johnson, whose puzzles appear regularly in the Spectator and Financial Times, is sponsored by the Islands Book Trust.


Vision for 2020

Vision for 2020

Always worth a visit is the Island Quiz from our compiler, David Hoult, who regularly presents a challenge to those readers wanting to have their knowledge tested.


Telephone calls should be answered in person on 01851 880737 from 10.00 - 14.00 on Monday - Fridays at the Ravenspoint Centre in Kershader, South Lochs, Isle of Lewis. To contact the Editor directly, call 01379 890270.


For a brief history of the publication and an obituary of Jeremy Smith, the Editor and Proprietor from 2007-10.


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