Book and DVD reviews

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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Treasured Island: A Book Lover's Tour of Britain

Treasured Island: A Book Lover's Tour of Britain

30 November 2015

Author: Frank Barrett
Publisher: AA Publishing
Price: £16.99

From Thomas Hardy’s Dorset to Brontë Country, many parts of Britain proudly trumpet their literary links. In this personal odyssey, the Mail on...

The London Thames Path

The London Thames Path

30 November 2015

Author: David Fathers
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
Price: £9.99

London-based walker and artist David Fathers has produced a beautifully illustrated guide to the Thames Path between Putney Bridge and the Thames Barrier, a...

Walking Hadrian's Wall Path

Walking Hadrian's Wall Path

30 November 2015

Author: Mark Richards
Publisher: Cicerone Press
Price: £14.95

Since it opened as a National Trail in 2003, the Hadrian’s Wall Path has become one of our most popular long distance footpaths, its 84 miles...

The Wealden Round

The Wealden Round

30 November 2015

Author: Peter Titchmarsh
Publisher: White Horse Books
Price: £4

Another guidebook produced as a fundraiser for the Hospice in the Weald, the Wealden Round is a 50-mile walk around the lovely countryside of the Weald of...

Walking in Dorset's Past

Walking in Dorset's Past

30 November 2015

Author: Sam Ferguson
Publisher: Trail Guides Publications
Price: £9.99

Archaeologist Sam Ferguson describes eight day walks around Dorset in this attractive volume, all delving into the county’s rich prehistory. They range...

Near the Motorways

Near the Motorways

30 November 2015

Author: Hugh Cantlie
Publisher: Cheviot Books
Price: £15.95

The revised 11th edition of this popular and enterprising guide lists over 200 pubs, restaurants, hotels and places of interest just five minutes’...

Wild Ruins

Wild Ruins

26 August 2015

Author: Dave Hamilton
Publisher: Wild Things Publishing

In our rationalist age, it’s healthy to be reminded that secrets and mystery wreath our landscape – it’s just that sometimes we don’t...

Wild Guide Southern and Eastern England

Wild Guide: Southern and Eastern England

26 August 2015

Publisher: Wild Things Publishing
Price: £15.99

Fancy playing poohsticks at Pooh Bear’s ‘real’ Poohsticks Bridge in Hartfield, or buying fish from Brinkley’s Fish Shed on Orford...