Tag: outdoors

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FOXLAKE OUTDOOR FESTIVAL RETURNS BIGGER & BETTER FOR 2017

After the huge success of last year’s event, the Foxlake Outdoor Festival returns bigger and better for 2017. Head along the East Lothian coast to the beautiful surroundings of Foxlake Adventures, Dunbar, in May for an exhilarating weekend offering a world of adventures for all the family. Following the massive success of this event in…
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March 10, 2017 0

Spotlight on…Venturing Out

Venturing Out is an East Lothian based CIC (community interest company) offering a wide range of outdoor activities. Their social purpose is to offer adventurous outdoor experiences to East Lothian’s disabled community, children living in poverty and vulnerable children & adults. Over the next few month they will be working towards this aim with a…
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August 25, 2016 0

Music lovers and foodies are in for a treat at Gardening Scotland 2016

With just over one week to go until the start of Gardening Scotland – the country’s Outdoor Living Show – the event’s organisers are reminding people that the show is more than just a fantastic day out for gardeners. This year’s event, which takes place from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th June at the Royal…
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May 25, 2016 0

Branching Out

Branching Out is a Forestry Commission Scotland initiative that supports adults experiencing mental ill health.  In East Lothian, it is delivered by Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust and coordinated by CHANGES CHP where I signed up for the 12 week programme. On Thursday 21st January, a minibus took us to Dalkeith Country Park.  I’d never…
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April 1, 2016 0