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The Hebrides by Paul Murton

The Hebrides

05 January 2018

Author: Paul Murton
Publisher: Birlinn
Price: £14.99

If you’ve enjoyed watching Paul Murton’s Grand Tours of Scotland BBC television series, you’ll also enjoy reading this handsome book....

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Walking in the Chilterns

26 August 2014

Author: Steve Davison
Publisher: Cicerone
Price: £12.95

A selection of 35 routes spread cross the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, ranging from 4-12 miles each and including easy ambles to more...

Ceredigian and Snowdonia Coast path

The Ceredigion and Snowdonia Coast Paths

26 August 2014

Author: John B. Jones
Price: £12.95

This guide to the 145-mile stretch of the Wales Coast Path between Porthmadog and St Dogmaels links the Lleyn Peninsula Coastal Path with the Pembrokeshire...

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Journeys Through England in Particular: On Foot

26 August 2014

Author: Sue Clifford and Angela King
Publisher: Saltyard Books
Price: £12.99

An absorbing look at what makes England so unique, taking the form of 60 short essays extracted from the authors’ previous title, England in...

RSPB Spotlight Otters

RSPB Spotlight: Otters

26 August 2014

Author: Nicola Chester
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Price: £9.99

I’d be hard pushed to think of any British animal cuter than an otter. So this handsome book’s photos of cubs playing and adults entwined for a...

Rons Rambles

Ron’s family friendly rambles round Oswestry and the borders

26 August 2014

Author: Ron Bond
Publisher: Ron Bond
Price: £4.95

The third of Ron Bond’s excellent guidebooks promoting walking routes around Oswestry contains 24 short rambles aimed at family groups, older ramblers...

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The Pennine Way

26 August 2014

Author: Chris Sainty
Publisher: DB Publishing
Price: £12.99

This new guide to the Pennine Way celebrates the 50th anniversary of the opening of Britain’s first official long distance footpath, in particular...


Cape Wrath Trail North & Cape Wrath Trail South

26 August 2014

Publisher: Harvey maps
Price: £15.95

At a scale of 1:40 000, these two maps depict the route of the 200-mile Cape Wrath Trail from Fort William through north west Scotland to Cape Wrath. The...


The Walker’s Guide to Outdoor Clues and Signs

29 May 2014

Author: Tristan Gooley
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Price: £20

Writer, navigator and explorer Tristan Gooley has produced a guide for the inquisitive walker, more specifically what the land, sun, moon, stars, plants and...