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We are an independent monthly magazine established in 1991,
serving the islands of Mull, Iona, Ulva and the surrounding area.
Round & About is compiled and printed on the Isle of Mull.
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November issue 2014
Eighth Win for Duffy
Twelve months after his rally ended prematurely on the fourth stage of the Friday night, when he slid backwards into a ditch, Calum Duffy sealed his eighth Tunnock’s Mull Rally victory. But the Dervaig ace, piloting his Ford Escort MkII, and co-driven by brother Iain, endured a few nervous minutes of uncertainty after he took the flying finish at the end of the final stage, the 22-mile aptly-named Long One.... more in the full issue
Photo: Calum Duffy in action - © LindsayPhotoSport
Am Mòd Nàiseanta Rìoghail
The Royal National Mòd was held in Inverness this year with 30 children from Comunn Gàidhealach Mhuile, tutored by Riona Whyte, taking part in various competitions.
The week started well on Monday with Mòd Club members from Lochaline setting the pace in the morning ... more in the full issue
Photo shows Mull Gaelic Choir, who won their competition © Graham Hood
NHS Woes - the Saga Goes On!
Readers may recall that in spite of promises that the proposed Project Group to look into medical services in Mull & Iona would meet for the first time during September, at the time of going to press with our last issue (25th September) a date hadn’t even be set. R&A recently made some efforts to find out what is going on, and we were pretty shocked at what we found out ... more in the full issue