Nature writers Miriam Darlington and Horatio Clare join Rana Mitter to discuss the Scottish author and naturalist Gavin Maxwell in his centenary year, including readings from Ring of Bright Water described as 'one of the greatest wildlife books of all time'.

The reader is Scott Handy.

Recorded in front of an audience at the Royal College of Music before tonight's Prom concert.

Miriam Darlington is the author of Otter Country
Horatio Clare's books include A Single Swallow, Running for the Hills and Sicily Through Writers' Eyes

Producer: Harry Parker.

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