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The Hag….

“To the North of Islay and Jura is the worlds second largest whirlpool, the famous Corryvreckan. Our Celtic ancestors knew it as the “Mother Goddess” or “womb of all creation”. Today the thunderous, seething cauldron is named after the Viking … Continue reading

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Island hopping

I was a participant on an OCC trip last weekend out towards the Garvellachs.  We’d lost the recent Scottish March heat wave, but although the sun was absent and the sky somewhat overcast; apart from the rolling practise at the … Continue reading

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