highland cattle

Brue crofters

Dougie Vipond visits the Brue crofting community on the Isle of Lewis and meets a family who are producing award-winning pedigree Highland cattle.

Isle of Arran

Arran herb production

Dougie Vipond visits Arran to find out how a former chef turned a sloping patch of coastal land into a successful site producing vegetables and herbs for the gourmet market.

Map and compass

Winter walking essentials

Heather Morning, Mountain Safety Adviser for the Mountaineering Council of Scotland, gives Helen Needham advice on the essentials for a winter hillwalk

On patrol

On patrol with rural special constables

Dougie Vipond goes on the beat with special constable Jennie Rogers in Loch Lomond National Park.

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