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And Then She Shines – Helen Libby

Five women. Five very different lives. Five life-changing decisions to make. Meet Ruby, Ella, Anna, Laura, and Cassie – all ultimately asking, ‘Who am I’?

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Beecraigs – Adventures in Wonderland

Entering Beecraigs, there’s a viewing platform made from wood.  Climbing the stairs: to the right, we have rolling hills, shapes in the distance, the Forth, the new road bridge.  Fields with black-faced sheep.  A thick frost.

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Words With Grant

Back in the autumn, we featured a review of The Stair Arms at Pathhead. Int his month’s Words With… the inn’s owner, Grant Ramsay, shares a snapshot of his life as hotelier and chef.

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Botanic Lights

Christmas at the Botanics opened on Friday, 2 November 2019 for 30 spectacular nights at The Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

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