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Real-life meeting for social media folks 0

Real-life meeting for social media folks

And so, last night, I got to meet a group of not-normally-seen-in-the-flesh social media addicts. There were politicians, professionals, experts – and some folks who were just plain interested in the whole social media...

The bike and wine diet 0

The bike and wine diet

Some years ago I recall the Herald’s flamboyant wine writer Joe Fattorini waxing lyrical about his great new weight loss plan. Rather than deny himself all his favourite treats, Joe told me that he’d...

The bike and wine diet 0

The bike and wine diet

Some years ago I recall the Herald’s flamboyant wine writer Joe Fattorini waxing lyrical about his great new weight loss plan. Rather than deny himself all his favourite treats, Joe told me that he’d...

Get on your bike to get fit 0

Get on your bike to get fit

It’s lighter, ever so slightly warmer (on some days) and there’s the faintest whiff of hope in the air as finally we all allow ourselves to look forward to spring and summer. So there’s...

Get on your bike to get fit 0

Get on your bike to get fit

It’s lighter, ever so slightly warmer (on some days) and there’s the faintest whiff of hope in the air as finally we all allow ourselves to look forward to spring and summer. So there’s...

No such thing as pot luck on a bike 0

No such thing as pot luck on a bike

Something doesn’t quite tally here. A week or so ago it took me around 1hr 20 mins to cycle from Bearsden to Falkirk. A leisurely trip of around 24 miles. Today it took me...

No such thing as pot luck on a bike 1

No such thing as pot luck on a bike

Something doesn’t quite tally here. A week or so ago it took me around 1hr 20 mins to cycle from Bearsden to Falkirk. A leisurely trip of around 24 miles. Today it took me...

Hey walkers, what’s in your bag? 1

Hey walkers, what’s in your bag?

The strange thing is that only a week or so ago I had been discussing with a fellow mountain walking pal that it would be great to set up some kind of specific Munro...

Double awards win for kayak film 0

Double awards win for kayak film

So delighted for friend, meeja colleague and fellow fan of Scotland’s great outdoors, Simon Willis, for his exciting double film awards scoop. Willis, who runs Sunart Media, won the “Best Instructional Film” awards at...