Are wolves coming back to Scotland?

Are wolves coming back to Scotland?

The last wild wolf in Scotland was shot dead in 1680. Now there are plans to bring wolves back. What do we think of that? Well, it’s a fascinating issue and one that gets to the heart of what the

A lovely, varied circular walk from Alstonefield, taking in the river Dove and Narrowdale Hill

A lovely, varied circular walk from Alstonefield, taking in  the river Dove and Narrowdale Hill

Alstonfield is pretty as a picture with two  campsites  and a  pub at its heart.   There’s a car park though near the centre of the village, next to the church and public toilets. After parking up turn right, heading

Northumberland Coast Path

Northumberland Coast Path

    It’s not just southern England that offers that quintessential picture-postcard coastal scenery. If you don’t believe us, try walking the Northumberland Coast Path. It stretches 62 miles along a spectacular north eastern coast of England, passing through some

A six mile circular walk around Elterwater, Lake District.

A six mile circular walk around Elterwater, Lake District.

An ambling, undulating and low level six mile walk along wooded and open pathways, with river crossings, waterfalls, and spectacular views of the Little Langdale valley… The village of Elterwater is pretty as a picture. It’s a hamlet centred around

South West Coast Path: final section from Kingswear to Poole

South West Coast Path: final section from Kingswear to Poole

South West Coast Path: Stage six: Kingswear to Poole In his sixth and final blog on the South West Coast Path Richard Langley passes though East Devon, along the majestic Jurassic Coast before reaching Poole, his final destination. Distance 125

South West Coast Path: section five – from Looe to Kingswear

South West Coast Path: section five – from Looe to Kingswear

In his fifth blog on the epic South West Coast Path Richard Langley leaves Cornwall behind as he walks from Looe and heads for Kingswear in South Devon. Distance; 89 miles Ascent; 14,784 ft. Looe to Plymouth     What

South West Coast Path: section four – The Lizard to Looe, Cornwall

South West Coast Path: section four – The Lizard to Looe, Cornwall

The fourth section of his epic journey along the South West Coast Path, took Richard Langley around the Lizard Pennisula to Looe in Cornwall … Distance; 80 miles Ascent; 15,400 ft. Heading towards Porthallow  Using the community campsite at Kuggar

South West Coast Path: section three – St Ives to Helston

South West Coast Path: section three – St Ives to Helston

In his third blog on the South West Coast Path, Richard Langley describes the spectacular 62 miles section from St Ives to Helston.   After a few days walking from Bude, feeling tired after a long day and without a

South West Coast Path: section two – Hartland Point to St Ives

South West Coast Path: section two – Hartland Point to St Ives

Here in the second blog on the South West Coast Path, Richard Langley recounts his journey westwards across the rugged North Cornwall coast from Hartland to St Ives. Before I left Hartland I had a day’s rest whilst camping at