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Theres Always the Hills

There's Always the Hills

09 March 2018

Author: Cameron McNeish
Publisher: Sandstone Press
Price: £19.99

Having known Cameron McNeish for many years as Ramblers Scotland’s vice-president and also from TV as perhaps the most well-kent outdoors face in...

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Northwest Way book

The North West Way

27 February 2014

Author: Steve Garrill
Publisher: Trailguides
Price: £16.99

This 13-day, mostly upland walk from Preston to Carlisle links a series of well-known long distance trails, beginning with the Ribble Way from Preston via...

Stonehenge book

Stonehenge official guidebook

27 February 2014

Author: Julian Richards
Price: £4.99

This revised official guidebook and accompanying map have been published by English Heritage to coincide with the opening of the new visitor centre at...

British Television Location Guide book

The British Television Location Guide

27 February 2014

Author: Steve Clark and Shoba Vazirani
Publisher: Splendid Books
Price: £9.99

Whether you’re drawn to the aristocratic splendour of Downton Abbey or going gaga for Game of Thrones, this guide does exactly what it says on the tin:...

National Trails book

A Journey Along the National Trails of England and Wales

27 February 2014

Author: John Bishop
Publisher: Bright Pen
Price: £19.95

Between 2005 and 2012, John Bishop walked all 15 national trails and this glossy, large-format book records those journeys through a variety of often...

Wildflowers book

Wild Flowers of Britain and Ireland

27 February 2014

Author: Marjorie Blamey, Richard Fitter and Alistair Fitter
Publisher: HarperCollins
Price: £18.99

Fully revised and updated, this classic field guide first appeared in 2003 and covers over 1,900 species found throughout the British Isles, including trees,...

Holyhead Road book

Holyhead Road: A journey along Thomas Telford's historic route

27 February 2014

Author: Ken Farrance
Price: £6.00

Not so much a walking guide, rather a route accompaniment. The route in question is the A5 road in North Wales between the Menai Bridge and Betws-y-Coed and...

Leading Matters book

Leading Matters

27 February 2014

Author: Peter Davies
Publisher: Grosvenor House
Price: £7.99

Subtitled 'how to enjoy and lead a walk in ten easy steps', experienced walking guide Peter Davies takes you on a very personal journey through the pleasures...

Eastern Fells book

Holiday Wainwrights - Book one: The Eastern Fells

27 February 2014

Author: Ray Pilling
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Price: £12.99

This is the first of a series of seven, self-published books designed to convert each of Wainwright's pictorial guides into practical and enjoyable 1-2 week...