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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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Severn Way

The Severn Way

29 May 2014

Author: Terry Marsh
Publisher: Cicerone
Price: £12.95

The UK’s longest river flows 220 miles from the high slopes of Plynlimon in mid Wales east to Shrewsbury and then south via Worcester to the Bristol...

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John Muir Way

29 May 2014

Author: Sandra Bardwell and Jacquetta Megarry
Publisher: Rucksack Readers
Price: £11.99

Printed on rainproof paper in a handy ring-bound format, this handsome guide describes a 134-mile coast to coast walking route across central Scotland from...

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Staffordshire’s 1,000-Foot Peaks

29 May 2014

Author: Jeff Kent
Publisher: Witan Books
Price: £14.75

In 2012 author Jeff Kent climbed all 65 of Staffordshire’s hills (ie over 1,000ft) and this chunky and knowledgeable book is the result. It’s part guide,...

Cotswolds

Walking in the Cotswolds

29 May 2014

Author: Damian Hall
Publisher: Cicerone
Price: £12.95

A pocket-size guide to one of England’s most popular walking destinations, describing 30 circular walks between 4 and 12 miles long, most of them...

Explore Bristol

Explore Bristol

29 May 2014

Publisher: ExploreWalks UK
Price: £7.99

Two further volumes from the Bristol-based publisher explore the Hotwells and Cliftonhead areas of the city. Both titles are really well produced, full of...

Glyndwr

Glyndwr’s Way National Trail map XT40

29 May 2014

Publisher: Harvey
Price: £12.95

Harvey’s map of the Glyndwr’s Way is at a scale of 1:40 000 and printed on tough, lightweight waterproof paper. It covers the 135-mile long...

Howgill

Walks on the Howgill Fells and adjoining Fells

29 May 2014

Author: A. Wainwright
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
Price: £13.99

reviewed in tandem with: Walks in Limestone Country by A. Wainwright £13.99, Frances Lincoln, ISBN 978 0 7112 5486 4 The second editions of both these...

On Walking

On Walking

29 May 2014

Author: Phil Smith
Publisher: Triarchy Press
Price: £12.99

It takes a unique individual, and an even better writer, to pull off a book as scatological, free-ranging and whimsical as this. Thankfully, underpinning...