Wild waters and whirlpools of the Western Isles

In episode 5 of this watery season of Countryfile Magazine podcasts, we visit the wild island of Seil in the Inner Hebrides in the company of poet Kenneth Steven to meet the dangerous Corryvreckan Whirlpool and other turbulent water

Whirlpool in Countryfile podcast – Alamy
Published: February 9th, 2021 at 2:18 pm
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We return to the island of Seil in the Inner Hebrides to spend a day with poet Kenneth Steven exploring the wildlife and wild waters that swirl around his island home. He tells of terrifying power of the nearby Corryvreckan whirlpool and recounts the tale of a prince and his ship lost beneath the writhing currents. Plus, join us for nature sound of the week and the Plodcast postbag


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Fergus CollinsEditor, BBC Countryfile Magazine

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