11 January 2011

"Hello Mum, I'm on Rockall"

John Vidal may have been related to the man who first charted Rockall, Emeric Vidal RN. Or he might not have been. But it’s a good story either way, and you can read it on The Guardian’s website here. His piece appeared recently, along with a more serious account of the UNs current involvement in deciding the “ownership” of Rockall.