The name of this blog has been known to upset and offend – particularly those who have never heard of Trainspotting or Irvine Welsh.
Continue reading “What’s in a name?”
The shiteness of being Scottish is nowhere more palpable than in politics.
Continue reading “An open goal”
People often tell me I am doing very well.
Continue reading “Doing very well”
Here is the last selection I am going make public from my book before it becomes an actual book. An old fashioned tale of cycling in Sutherland. Enjoy.
Continue reading “Sutherland”
Munros since diagnosis #199 and #200
12:30 – Stob Ban (M140), 3278ft, 999m
14:30 – Mullach nan Coirean (M236), 3081ft, 939m
Continue reading “Never give up”
Here is another chapter from my book.
13th to 16th September 2016
Continue reading “Derry Cairngorms”
Sometimes we climb mountains not for the view ….
Munros since diagnosis #195 – #198
11:00 – Beinn Liath Mhor Fannaich (M209), 3130ft, 954m
12:15 – Sgurr Mor (M043), 3642ft, 1110m
13:15 – Meall Gorm (M215), 3114ft, 949m
14:15 – An Coileachan (M266), 3028ft, 923m
Continue reading “A significant accomplishment”
Munros since diagnosis #193 and #194
The Lochy Munros via Gleann Cia-aig
13:00 – Sròn a’ Choire Ghairbh (M239), 3074ft, 937m
14:45 – Meall na Teanga (M276), 3012ft, 918m
Continue reading “The Great Glen”
Munros since diagnosis #191 and #192
14:00 – Binnein Mor (M027), 3707ft, 1130m
15:00 – Na Gruageachain (M074), 3465 ft, 1056m
Continue reading “My very first Mamores”