Scottish Islands ExplorerEmail Us
HomeLatest issueSubscribeIssue archiveAbout usAdvertise with usSubmit materialContact us
Welcome to the Scottish Islands Explorer

Scottish Islands Explorer

May - June 2016  Volume 17 -  Issue 3

Editor's Welcome and Guest Columnist, Alasdair Allan MSP

Vision for 2020 on a Walk: Following in the Steps and solving the Quiz

Insights One on Getting About, Growing Up and Looking Out

Insights Two on Patterns of Life

Island Naturalists
Sam Berry considers the founding fathers

Cantick Head
Richard Clubley visits lighthouse accommodation that's up for sale

Islands Beyond
Roger Butler ventures to Ulva beyond New Zealand's South Island

The Lonely Castle on Coll
James Petre takes in Breacachadh

The Isle of Staffa
Michael Steciuk experienced the wild, historic treasures of the Hebrides

Readers' Opportunities One

Be Guided, Guarded and in Contact

Readers' Opportunities Two

Book for Two Years, Two Books for Three Years


Julia Sorrell on Wild and Ancient Orkney

Full Circle

Roger Butler takes a coastal route around Iona

The Pickaquoy Centre
Richard Clubley finds out about Kirwall's 'Picky'

Island Music - the Latest Issue

Lizzie Williams reviews the issues of Summer Isles stamps

Scuttled for Duty

James Hendrie visits Scapa Flow and speculates on an historic event

The Cape Breton Giant

Andrew Wiseman encounters Angus MacAskill

Clearances in Context
Tom Aston learns much about the role of factors on Highland estates


Vivien Martin shows how Arran and Barra provided locations for Tintin

Crossword Sponsored by the Islands Book Trust

Tom Johnson again invites you to pit your wits

Island Incidents

Craig Taylor travels 300 miles south from Orkney to Bute and Cumbrae

Subscribe to Scottish Islands Explorer magazine today

Latest Issue

Latest Issue

Copyright Scottish Islands ExplorerPrivacy PolicyDisclaimerWebsite by Oyster Web DesignRavenspoint Press Ltd Kershader Isle of Lewis HS2 9QA 01851 880737