Home Truths: living in the slow lane

Surely there’s more to life than work? Two busy doctors in Doncaster, Abby and her husband Martin, went on a mission to find out. A random internet search revealed that a remote Scottish island with a population of 200 people had a shortage of GPs. Living on the beautiful island of Jura comes with its perks – such as 25 acres of land and a whiskey distillery nearby – but how would the new pace of life suit them? 

Find out how Abby and Martin swapped suburbia for a rugged Scottish landscape.


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