We have talked about this for ages and next week, at last, it becomes a reality. I guess it’s time to explain just what it is. For the last few months we have been asking folk what are their three favourite nature books and then getting them to write a couple of hundred words on […]
‘The Poems of Norman MacCaig’ edited by Ewen McCaig, Polygon/Birlinn. Reviewed by Andrew Greig. To anyone who feels most alive in the mountains, on a loch, following up a Highland river rod in hand, or just lying on a heathery bank watching a buzzard circle through clouds, Norman MacCaig is the poet and this is […]
To mark the eleventh anniversary of the passing of the mighty Roger Eagle (May 4th), this weeks newsletter comes with a compilation of killer rhythm & blues tracks that Roger put together for friends. He called the compilation ‘Pink Lollipop’ after the song by Phil Upchurch – that’s Phil looking good on the cover – […]
This July, a Caught By The River led art project will take place in East London as part of the 2010 Create Festival. In the first of a series of regular blogs in the build up to Roam, Robin Turner explains why he’s taking to the road to tell the people about nature. Undoubtedly there’s […]
My definition of public service broadcasting. LISTEN HERE and smile.