A long weekender staying in the Blackhouse village at Gearannan. Cliff walks, hill walks and a bit of sightseeing.



A swim-run ultra around the waters and islands of Loch Lomond


Sportive through Lanarkshire, The Borders and Dumfries & Galloway


A long weekend in the Outer Hebrides taking in the islands of Eriskay, South Uist, Benbecula, North Uist and Berneray, staying in one of the UK's remotest bothies at Uisinis, and the Gatliff Trust hostels at either end of the Uists.


I love them. They're just soooo ... cute. Nothing bad should ever be said about bumble bees. If someone argued a proof for the existence of God, they could just say to me, "bumble bees", and I'd roll over.


Did I say, I love 'em :-)


Port Mulgrave is a fascinating place for its industrial heritage and wealth of fossils. The collection of makeshift beach huts supposedly all belong to local fishermen who use the bay to harvest the sea for crabs and lobsters.


A few shots of some noisy cars kicking up dust in the forest tracks at Rivox, near Moffat


A walk through one of Moffat's many conifer plantations.


Things for sale


This summer, hares have been visiting our garden in abundance and we've recently been privileged to see a brood of leverets nursed each evening shortly after sunset ...