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Friday photo: Roll on-roll off ferries come to the islands

Tuesday saw the 50th anniversary of the introduction of a car ferry to the Western Isles.  The MV Hebrides was brought into service on the Uig-Tarbert-Lochmaddy triangle on 15 April 1964 by David MacBrayne Ltd.  She was built by Russell … Continue reading

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Friday photo; Castlebay and Iona

Despite all signs to the contrary, it is actually May, and we should be basking in gentle sunshine rather than cowering behind our hoods against the hail.  To remind you of what sun looks like, here is Calmac’s Iona entering … Continue reading

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