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Munro

1. Alice, original name Alice Laidlaw. born 1931, Canadian short-story writer; her books include Lives of Girls and Women (1971), The Moons of Jupiter (1982), and The Love of a Good Woman (1999)
2. H(ector) H(ugh), pen name Saki. 1870--1916, Scottish author, born in Burma (now Myanmar), noted for his collections of satirical short stories, such as Reginald (1904) and Beasts and Superbeasts (1914)
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Throughout September, SMR is calling for fundraisers to climb one or more of Scotland's 282 Munros – mountains with summits of at least 3000ft – to raise vital cash for the charity.
The Munro Society called in surveyors CMCR to settle the matter.
HIGHLY TUNED Grant plays bagpipes on top of the Munros
Robert added: "In those days Munros were hardly thought about.
Alan said: "The Corbetts are different from the Munros and while each round has easier climbs, I'd say many of the Corbett summits are harder to reach.
But Louis added: "I am due to get the plaster off on July 15 - the day we planned the trip up the last Munro.
Iain and Fiona Munro were trying to rescue 63-year-old Shirley Race and her husband Donald, 64, from their car which had been pushed on to a cliff edge by a landslip when a second pushed it 50ft down to the beach.
If Hannah makes the cut-off time in Transition Two, after the bike ride, she will run over two Munros.
But the Munros were forced to dive for cover as the second slide sent it over the edge amid tons of mud and rubble.
Back in 2007 a young couple from Bedfordshire caused a bit of a stir when it was reported they intended to climb all the Munros au natural.