Westman Islands


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Westman Islands:

see VestmannaeyjarVestmannaeyjar
, group of 15 small islands, c.10 mi (16 km) S of Iceland. In English they are known as the Westman Islands. The largest and most populous is Heimaey [home island].
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Winnie, the only foreigner to win the Icelandic player of the year award two years ago, said: "With the game now being played in Reykjavik that should give Hearts an advantage as the Westman Islands is a very difficult place to play.
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Hekla volcano to the north, mountains and glaciers towards the east and the Westman Islands to the south.
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