The Lewis Chessmen

Over 800 years old and still full of character, these wonderful little pieces in the National Museum of Scotland will …

Waves at Eoropie

Waves sweeping in from the Atlantic at Eoropie (Eòrapaidh) on the Isle of Lewis. This is the last in my …

Britain’s oldest rocks

Lewisian gneiss is the oldest type of rock found in Britain, but there's plenty of it, especially in the Western …