Category Archives: Scotland

Ramblers Scotland: trailblazers

I have some excellent memories of the recent Ramblers’ Scottish Council, the last Ramblers’ gathering we shall have for a while. Continue reading

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The barley farmstead

My visit to the Ramblers’ Scottish Council gave me a chance to explore North Berwick on the East Lothian coast. Continue reading

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Return to Dunblane

The Ramblers’ Scottish Council was held in Dunblane and had some excellent highlights. Continue reading

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Aberdeen ambles

During a fleeting visit to Aberdeen for Ramblers’ Scottish Council I enjoyed three short walks. Continue reading

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Mass Observation at eighty

This year was the eightieth anniversary of Mass Observation, which gathered valuable social records, and continues to do so. Continue reading

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Grabbing my chance

When I went to Ramblers’ Scottish Council in Dunblane, I grabbed every opportunity to explore the vicinity. Continue reading

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How Trump trashes the environment

Trump showed extreme contempt for the environment when he built his £1-billion golf development on the protected sand dunes of Aberdeenshire. Continue reading

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