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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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David McDowall

West Surrey: Walks into History

27 November 2013

Author: David McDowall
Publisher: David McDowall
Price: £9.99

A collection of 16 short circular walks exploring familiar walking locations in West Surrey, each with a historical theme, including Ranmore, Leith Hill,...

Lake District Woodland Walks

Lake District: Woodland Walks

27 November 2013

Author: Vivienne Crow
Publisher: Northern Eye Books
Price: £4.99

Another pocket size gem from Northern Eye Books, this time ten short to medium length woodland walks in the Lake District. All routes are circular, mapped...

Country Year

An Illustrated Country Year

25 November 2013

Author: Celia Lewis
Publisher: A&C Black
Price: £20

Artist Celia Lewis’ beautiful coffee-table book is a familiar cross between a country diary, field guide and recipe book, but she makes it entirely her...

Outdoor Survival

Outdoor Survival

25 November 2013

Author: Dave Pearce
Publisher: J H Haynes & Co
Price: £12.99

This glossy, large format guide is crammed full of tips for survival in environments from deserts and jungles to mountains and coasts. Separate chapters...

Walking Highland Perthshire

Walking Highland Perthshire

30 August 2013

Author: Ronald Turnbull
Publisher: Cicerone Press
Price: £14.95

A solid volume of 80 challenging routes grouped into ten areas across Perthshire. It inevitably includes all the Munros, plus many of the Corbetts and...

More Pub Walks Cheshire

More Pocket Pub Walks – Cheshire

30 August 2013

Author: David Pill
Price: £6.95

This neat little volume repeats the success of David Pill’s first title, presenting 15 further short walks (between 2 and 6.5 miles) in the Cheshire...

Angus Glens

Walking in the Angus Glens

30 August 2013

Author: James Carron
Publisher: Cicerone Press
Price: £14.95

The five main glens of Angus are Isla, Prosen, Clova, Lethnot and Esk, stretching roughly from Forfar north westwards into the Cairngorms towards Braemar....

25 Walks Around Teignmouth & Dawlish

25 Walks around Teignmouth & Dawlish

30 August 2013

Author: Teignmouth & Dawlish Ramblers
Price: £3.50

Devised and produced by Teignmouth and Dawlish Ramblers, this attractive volume features a variety of routes from 2-6 miles in length. They include coastal...