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Fairy hill of the Caledonians

As part of My Peak Challenge (MPC) my main challenge in May was to climb a Munro, a Scottish mountain over 3000 feet.

Schiehallion mountain is 3,547 ft (1,083 m) high, the name meaning ‘fairy hill of the Caledonians’. 2,313 more words


A health-giving adventure

In order to comply with a regime recently launched at their old folks’ home, the delightful assistants have been getting a good deal of exercise of late. 461 more words


Things to do in the local area - Part II

If Golf is what you’re after then Perthshire has some of the most amazing courses in the UK, including the world famous Gleneagles. Further afield courses include Carnoustie and St Andrews. 41 more words


Sunny Sunday sojourn in shorts!

The weather in Perthshire had been glorious all week, with bright warm sunshine, but I was stuck in my garage. Work commitments mean the “old git” and the “old gal” really only have a Sunday to take me out for a ride. 1,246 more words

Absolutely Fonabulous!

Fonab Castle Hotel & Spa (also known as Port-na-Craig House) is a truly special, luxury five-star Scottish experience. Located on the wooded banks of Loch Faskally… 373 more words

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New Willerby 'Boston Series' showhome arrives at Marlee Loch

Our brand new ‘Boston’ from Willerby is now on site. Contact us to arrange a viewing or to discuss anything you would like to know. 12 more words


Bracklinn Falls

From droplets to a roaring torrent… this is the majesty of Bracklinn Falls after heavy rain, photographed on a wet day at the end of summer.   63 more words