Scottish Memories APRIL2008
Our front cover this month from the lens of ace landscape photographer Dennis Hardley is of the bonny banks of Loch Lomond in springtime.
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Legendary Creatures At Risk
Chiel,Fancy Thats,Wit And Wisdom
Conquer Or Die
Fooling Mr Hitler
Under The Lash
Cutting A Dash
Sounds Of Scotland 11
Ruffians And Retribution
Up For The Cup!
The Haunted Bothy 18
Dennis Hardley’s View Of The Month 24
A Bullet In The Tavern 28
The Smuggler’s Rest 32
Coming Attractions 34
The George Forbes Column
From Arrows To Ploughs
Riding The Stang
Supernatural Scotland,Time Capsule 39
The Scottish Bastille 46
Next month in Scottish Memories • Wild Women Of The Barbary Coast • The Prison Dance • The Thistle And The Shamrock • Barrowfield Blues • Real Mountain Gems • Showers Of Steel
May issue on sale Thursday,April 24th.
View Of The Month
In this issue it is of yachts gathering nea r
St Fillans on Loch Earn in Perthshire;
and it can be seen in all its glory on
pages 24 and 25.