I'VE long had an affinity for Inverness.
I'm not allowed to tell you exactly where I am but I can describe the scene.
My dad took me to the TT races on the Isle of Man when I was big enough to walk.
WHAT would you do if you felt 'unstoppable'?
THERE is something quite magical about the moment Arran emerges into view, as the mist clears and the sheer towering magnificence of Goat Fell becomes apparent.
Glasgow-born celeb Jenni Falconer has urged people to stay safe in the sun.
SINCE the early 1970s, even before its golden brownness became so automatically associated with the water-of-life, the Spey has been a special stretch of water to me.
Stepping out onto the patio to be engulfed in waves of different fragrances is one of the most glorious sensations of summer.
THERE was a moment as I dangled from a wire some 40ft above the forest floor that I have to admit felt a lot like fear.
After breakfast I drive due east on mission impossible - reaching Nantes, by-passing Milan, arriving in Stornoway just in time for some oleaginous pickled herring.