Monthly Archives: June 2012

Low Life at the Lilly Loch

There have been some real low-lifes visiting the Lilly Loch recently. In addition to the container being vandalised these neds have taken to cutting down the disabled anglers jetty and have now started on the bridge. In North Lanarkshire it … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Local quarries and fencing

I wrote to the Airdrie & Coatbridge Advertiser a few weeks ago regarding the tragic death of local boy Martyn McPhail in Springbank Quarry. My letter was not published, but one was with exactly the opposite view of the point … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

Beinn na Lap- a long trip for a short walk

Loch Ossian from Beinn na Lap …Large isolated boulders gave way to smaller lumps of grey rock. About three quarters of the way up we noticed a few groups of walkers coming up off the southern flank of the hill. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

First time in Torridon

…Grass have way to rock and it was difficult to determine where to go. I could be going down towards a huge drop. Confident I could if necessary still go back up if necessary I continued to pick my way … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment