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Get a great new insight to the Reiver March of the great Watershed of Scotland - just open this link to see a full colour 3 minute `movie`. The journey takes on a whole new vista.

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A great opportunity has now arisen for organisations, groups and schools, following the Ribbon of Wildness trilogy author`s registration with Scottish Book Trust Live Literature scheme. Open the link to see his profile, and the route to fully funded talks, events and workshops:  http://scottishbooktrust.com/...

This great 100 day journey-in-pictures; a visual treat along the entire Watershed of Scotland, it has now reached the hills to the north of Moffat. With daily postings in `Friends of the Ribbon of Wildness` on facebook, and @RibbonofWildnes on Twitter, it is easy to follow.

Its a `first` too: a highly original on-line...

Over the Summer period both Twitter and Facebook will be creatively used to present a spectacular 100 day journey along the entire Watershed of Scotland. Every day, a new photo will be posted which will build a visual account of this Ribbon of Wildness. Presenting Scotland as you have never quite seen it before, this is a most original gallery, and will surely delight all those who love the...

The programme of events for John Muir Festival includes something for everyone to get involved in, with an exciting and varied array of arts, walking, cycling, talks, story telling, exhibitions, and so much more....

With stocks of Ribbon of Wildness fast running out, the fourth reprint is now well underway, to appear close to the time of the John Muir Festival http://www.johnmuirfestival.com in April. Some small, but critical additions are being made, to reflect recent developments, including references to:

  • the potential significance and...

A packed audience at Eden Court Theatre in  Inverness on 27th February showed its enthusiasm for the evocative and colourful presentation, accompanied by a highly descriptive narrative on Nature`s Peace - in the Spirit of John Muir. Many of those who attended were from the Inverness area, whilst there were those who had traveled some distance to experience the presentation. They included...

With four weeks still to go, the event at the National Library of Scotland on 18th March, is already fully booked. All is not lost however for keen Edinburgh audiences, as one of the very first events in the forthcoming John Muir Festival, on 17th April is in the Capital. Nature`s Peace in the Spirit of John Muir is coming to the Water of Leith Centre,...

Eden Court Theatre`s SGL Room in Inverness will be the venue for a public illustrated talk and showing of slides from the Nature`s Peace collection on Thursday 27th February at 19.00. The audience will enjoy an evocative and colourful journey from one end of Scotland to the other - on the Watershed, as the Author describes the landscapes and terrain, the books and the photogrpahs. Admission is...