The Knoydart peninsula, Scotland. Day two

August 7, 2016

Date walked: 7th June 2016 Distance: about 10 miles including the trip to the pub Map used: OS Explorer 413 – Knoydart, Loch Hourn and Loch Duich ******* I didn’t have a great nights sleep.  I never do when camping – there’s just so many factors that make sleeping well unlikely. But an invasion of midgies […]

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A tribute to Nigel Buxton

January 3, 2016
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  My uncle, Nigel Buxton, died on November 30th last year aged 91. Nigel was a journalist and  travel writer, working for the  Sunday Telegraph newspaper between 1961 and 1989 – for much of that time as the editor of its travel section. Here is a link to his obituary.  When I was a young child […]

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