The Northern highlights

From the rugged beauty of Rathlin Island to tree-top thrills in ‘The Jungle’, the North has something to suit every taste, writes Catherine Murphy

12th March, 2011

A basking seal stares inquisitively at us as we stroll along the harbour at Church Bay.

It’s a quiet November day on Rathlin Island, so quiet that it’s difficult to imagine some of the events that have unfolded here in previous times.

Rathlin is just 14 miles From Scotland’s Mull of Kintyre.

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