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Friends of the Asian Elephant: Lampang Hospital

After hearing about the elephant hospital in Lampang, I immediately decided that I had to go. In South East Asia, there are many animal conservation centres, sanctuaries and tours, mainly involving tigers and elephants. 938 more words


Edible Plants in your very own yard!

It’s surprising to know how many plants out there are actually edible. It’s not just the plants in your vegetable garden that are edible. You can also eat a selection of ornamental plants, and even weeds! 434 more words

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Hunting for wild flowers in North Yorkshire

A guest post by Rachel Bates

For a number of years, improving my botany skills has been on my ‘to do’ list.  And I have been improving, albeit at a very slow rate.  607 more words


The Scottish Game Fair

We’ve just finished packing away after the Scottish Game Fair at Scone Palace.  Another amazing show – and the usual spectrum of weather which included heavy rain, brilliant hot sunshine, fine drizzle and gusty winds.   145 more words

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27th June - Doune Castle and the River Teith

For a while now I’ve been wanting to visit Doune Castle, and a couple of weekends ago we finally made the effort to go there.   Wow, what a place! 235 more words

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8th June - fishing on the River Lochy

Colin has just come back from two days’ fishing with a friend on the River Lochy near Fort William. He didn’t catch anything, but nor did anyone else – and with this kind of scenery he wasn’t too bothered.    34 more words

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