Saturday, 7 January 2012

Cars on Rails

The landslip on the Lochcarron to Kyle of Lochalsh road, on 22 December 2011, has meant quite a detour for those wanting to cross over to Skye and on to Uig for the Tarbert / Lochmaddy ferries. The solution of allowing vehicles onto the railway is both innovative as well as potential time- and distance-saving. Read more on the BBC site.

Scottish Islands Explorer - always considering short-cuts

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Well done on the daily search for good island stories John. The inclusion of links to background stories and original news articles makes the blog even more appealing.Richard Clubley