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Scottish Islands Explorer

September / October 2014 -  Volume 15 -  Issue 5

Inspired by Tiree
Mavis Gulliver reveals how her Cry at Midnight evolved

Where Lighthouses Provide Accommodation
Jack Palfrey experienced Shetland Amenity Trust's latest venture

Islands Beyond
John & Noreen Steele realised how Robert Louis Stevenson is treasured

Stromness Blue Plaques
Stephen Roberts delves into their significance

The Lady of St Kilda

Julie Mundy ponders the significance of a name

Readers' Opportunities

Getting Warm?

Getting Out and ... Known

A Consortium for team-work proposed by John Humphries


The photography of Marco Dadone

The Estates of Jura

David Hoult surveys them

Rubha Phoil - Forest Garden
Anni Donaldson advocates Skye permaculture

Coasting Around Canna

Roger Butler describes an exhilarating walk via wild cliffs

The Life of a Colonsay Teacher

Richard Evans interviewed Evie Strath

Mingary Castle
James Petre ventures into Ardnamurchan and promotes restoration

Island-visiting: Literally and Through Literature

Tom Aston reflects on an integral feature of the Islands Book Trust

Crossword Sponsored by the Islands Book Trust

Tom Johnson sets his twelfth challenge

Island Incidents

Barbara Sellars continues her seasonal review of a year on Iona

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