Tags » Arran

A Week in the Life of an Alzheimer Scotland Nurse Consultant

“Tell It Like It Is”

When invited to write a blog on the role of Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Nurse Consultant, I initially felt honoured, then came feelings of bewilderment followed by panic as my deadline drew closer. 847 more words

Arran – 2001

We spent one day on the Isle of Arran back in 2001. We had camped on the Mull of Kintyre and the short journey back was via Arran and a couple of ferries. 59 more words


Isle of Arran

We spent a few nights in Arran during the summer, taking the ferry over from Ardrossan.  We stayed at Seal Shore camping and touring site in Kildonan.  195 more words


A Good Pedigree - The One - Dram 58

#Dram 58 – The One

When a new distillery opens its doors, the first thing they usually do to bring in some cash is make Gin, Vodka and possibly bottle and market a blended whisky. 436 more words


Species of the month - red deer

The roar of red deer stags across a Highland glen is one of the most evocative sounds of a Scottish autumn. For many of us who take to the hills at this time of year, hearing that wild sound and perhaps seeing the outlines of a herd silhouetted against a far horizon makes our day on the hill seem complete; the quintessential Scottish wildlife experience, seemingly timeless and eternal. 573 more words

Species Of The Month

Find your perfect match

We all have our own ideas on what we love and what we hate in life, sometimes we are not even always sure what we like. 489 more words

Sunshine and sharks in the South Arran MPA

One of the best things about going out on surveys is that you are always in for a surprise. Really noticing amazing little things you never appreciated before, or getting to see amazing big things for the first time. 475 more words

Marine Survey