A rare bird has ended up on the wrong side of the Atlantic after migrating to the Outer Hebrides at the height of the recent storms. The sighting of the Hermit Thrush at Balranald nature reserve on North Uist is only the 13th recorded in Britain. ... BBC, 1 day ago
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The driest September on record and an audacious, teetotal ex-missionary have combined to make wine on the Outer Hebrides off the coast of Scotland. David Hope and his Fruit of the Vine. (Picture contributed to the Scotsman). The unseasonably ...Drinks Business, 2 weeks ago Man with a mission... to make wine in the Hebrides Scottish Daily Express, 2 weeks ago
Raised in the Outer Hebrides, Julie Fowlis is one of a small group of singers bringing Scots Gaelic music into the cultural mainstream; no more so than when she provided the singing voice for Disney Pixar's Oscar winning animation Brave. Meet her ...Austin American Statesman, 1 month ago
The moth is a migratory species A North African moth has been recorded for the first time in the Outer Hebrides. The Oleander hawk moth, a rare migratory visitor to the UK, was spotted on St Kilda. The sighting has come just over two months after ...BBC, 1 month ago
The west coast of the Outer Hebrides is lined with white shell sand. Beaches vary in size and beyond the sand dunes of my local beach on the Isle of South Uist, is the machair. In summer it grows flowers rather than grass. In the winter months ...Huffington Post UK, 2 months ago
A rare leatherback turtle has been spotted in Scottish waters after travelling thousands of miles from the Caribbean. Ironically the turtle was recorded between St Kilda and the Isle of Harris by anglers fishing for tuna! They did not land any ...The Montserrat Reporter, 3 weeks ago
A 'No' campaign placard and Union flag are seen outside a cottage on the Isle of North Uist, in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland, in this September 15, 2014 file photo.
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