hebrides hebrides  /ˈhɛb rɪ diz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a group of more than 500 islands off the western coast of Scotland

News

  • Rare bird killed by wind turbine in UK, birdwatchers shocked!

    The last recorded sighting of a white throated needletail in the United Kingdom was in 1846. So when one was spotted again on British, birdwatchers dashed to the Hebrides to catch a glimpse of the brown, black and blue bird. …
    on July 2, 2013     Source: FOX 43 Harrisburg

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  1. "It is monitoring changes in sea levels for signs of potential threat from the South Solomon and New Hebrides trenches to the east coast of Australia," Garrett said.
    on Mar 24, 2008 By: Peter Garrett Source: Reuters UK

  2. "It is a total cheek and a fabrication of history," said Mr MacNeil. "I am writing to the museum and I want the posters either removed or the word 'Lewis' inserted over 'Norway'. There is no mention of Lewis, the Outer Hebrides or even...
    on Feb 24, 2010 By: Angus MacNeil Source: Times Online

  3. Mr Murphy said: "The MoD is committed to ensuring that the arguments and evidence produced by the Hebrides task group and others is considered very carefully and a decision will be made in the next few weeks. We recognise that the MoD in Scotland...
    on Aug 22, 2009 By: Jim Murphy Source: Politics.co.uk

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