An Autumn Forage

Being well into autumn in the Lothians, it is now a great time to ensure you have some of nature’s seasonal supplies in the cupboard.

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Winter Wildlife Havens

Since we may not be using our gardens as much during the colder months as we have in the summer, it is especially important to take steps to look after any visiting wildlife.

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Maid of the Forth

The Firth of Forth seals, Inchcolm Abbey and the iconic Forth Bridges have all inspired entries in the Maid of the Forth’s first ever photography competition.

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Homing The Hedgehogs

They’re BACK  – I am still adopted by roaming hedgehogs… and it feels magical.

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Inspired by Autumn

As November steadily marches on, scudding winds giving way to icy paths, two poems from Elizabeth Nallon, a writer from Bonnyrigg, remind us of the beauty of autumn

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Spring Forward

The days are just a little  longer, the light a touch clearer, and the clocks have gone forward: spring is officially here. Midlothian poet and artist, Jacqueline McDonnell celebrates by putting some colour into our lives over this early Easter break.

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