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Isle of Arran

The Isle of Arran - 'Scotland in miniature'

The Isle of Arran is one of the UK's most spectacular islands with a great diversity of scenery from dramatic peaks and valleys carved during the Ice Age to broad, sheltered coastal bays.

The island is often referred to as 'Scotland in miniature' because of its range of scenery. As a result it supports a fascinating range of wildlife.

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