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.
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.
The Firth of Forth seals, Inchcolm Abbey and the iconic Forth Bridges have all inspired entries in the Maid of the Forthâ€™s first ever photography competition.
Theyâ€™re BACK Â – I am still adopted by roaming hedgehogsâ€¦ and it feels magical.
As November steadily marchesÂ on, scudding winds giving wayÂ to icy paths, two poems from Elizabeth Nallon, a writer from Bonnyrigg, remind us of the beauty of autumn…
The days are just a little Â 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.