The Ferries Of The Isles

Mark Stephen and Donald Meek glimpse into the kingdom of Macbrayne.

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Join them on the Clyde and find out the strange connection between Calmac and the Confederates, and revisit the magic of the King George V steaming out of Oban.

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Join Mark Stephen and Donald Meek on the Clyde as they find out tales related to ferry journeys in and around islands on Scotland's west coast.

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High heels clattering down steep stairs, mice in the cubicles, fights in the bar, and everywhere the reek of diesel, kippers and freshly dipped sheep.

It's time to get all dolled up to meet the mailboat, in our second glimpse into the kingdom of Macbrayne with Mark Stephen and Donald Meek.

Not for people who get seasick easily on dry land.

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Join Mark Stephen and Donald Meek on the Clyde as they find out tales related to ferry journeys in and around islands on Scotland's west coast.

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Join Mark Stephen and Donald Meek on the Clyde as they find out tales related to ferry journeys in and around islands on Scotland's west coast.

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How has the Western Isles ferry experience changed over the years?

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Your car may go swinging up in that net, but will it come down in one piece? Cattle, cargo boats and sheep with degrees in escapology take us up to the modern world of Roll On, Roll Off, but how has the Western Isles ferry experience changed over the years?