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8000 Scottish Ferry tickets up for grabs

Eriskay, Outer Hebrides

Calmac and North Link Ferries have teamed up to give away 8000 passenger tickets to the Scottish Islands including the Outer Hebrides and Orkney. Winners will be drawn at random through a weekly ballot on 12th, 19th and 26th March

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A82 closures this week

The A82 between Tarbet and the north end of Loch Lomond will be closed in both directions between 9:30am and 3:30 pm on Tuesday 21st January, Wednesday 22nd January and Thursday 23rd January. The closure is required to remove trees,

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Banff Mountain Film Festival UK tour dates released

Photo: Grant Gunderson

The Banff film festival showcases the best of the latest films from the global mountain sports community including climbing, alpinism, mountain biking, adventure travel, skiing and kayaking. New activities to the line-up this year are base-jumping, surfing and trail running.

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Epic of Everest film showing at Portree

The original footage of one of the first attempts to climb the highest mountain in the world is showing at the Aros Centre in Portree, Isle of Skye, from 25th to 28 November. The climax of Mallory and Irvine's 1924

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Clock change increases deer risk on roads

deer

As the clocks turn back, motorists are being warned of the greater risk of collisions with deer in Scotland. Car accidents involving deer peak at this time of year; with night falling earlier, the peak commuting time coincides with deer

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Reel Rock film tour comes to Scotland

Spey Valley Cinema, Aviemore will host the tour

The Reel Rock tour of the world's greatest climbing and adventure films has added four Scottish dates to its current schedule. The film tour will be coming to Bathgate on 9 October, Aviemore on 10 October, Balloch on 11 October

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