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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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Field Guide to Invasive Plants Animals

Field Guide to Invasive Plants and Animals in Britain

26 August 2015

Publisher: Bloomsbury

The impact of invasive species on British landscapes, habitats and ecosystems continues – rightly – to garner column inches in the media. Despite...

The Walkers Handbook

The Walker's Handbook

26 August 2015

Author: Hugh Westacott
Publisher: Footpath Publications

This hefty tome certainly has everything you need to know about walking in the British Isles. I’d have liked a bit more on the delights of walking,...

Great Waterways Journeys

Great Waterways Journeys

26 August 2015

Author: Derek Pratt
Publisher: Adlard Coles
Price: £16.99

Tired of mountainous, inland hiking? Take the scenic, waterway route. As a photographer and specialist writer, Pratt has been involved with waterways for...

The Compleat Trespasser

The Compleat Trespasser

26 August 2015

Author: John Bainbridge
Publisher: Fellside Books
Price: £5.80

On a vagabonding tour through Britain’s most delightful countryside and forbidden tracts, Bainbridge charts the history of access and assesses the...

Field Notes from the Edge

Field Notes From The Edge

26 August 2015

Author: Paul Evans
Publisher: Rider Books
Price: £14.99

The half-hidden fascinates Paul Evans. As a writer, broadcaster and gardener, Evans believes that ‘life leaks from the cracks’, and this interest...

Wild Coast

Wild Coast

26 August 2015

Author: Marianne Taylor
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Price: £20

Nowhere in Britain is more than 113 kilometres from the coast, resulting in a strong connection. According to Wild Coast, research indicates that most...

At Night

At Night: A Journey Round Britain from Dusk to Dawn

26 August 2015

Author: Dixe Wills
Publisher: AA Publishing
Price: £16.99

At Night is a charismatic evocation of what it is to be awake while the rest of the world sleeps. Wills strides out across moorland, island, forest and...

Lake District Climbs and Scrambles

Lake District Climbs and Scrambles

26 August 2015

Author: Stephen Goodwin
Publisher: Vertebrate

The Lake District is the nation’s favourite honey pot for walkers, from weekend warriors to Wainwright-baggers. But Stephen Goodwin shows that it also...