Forget horse racing – pig racing is squeally good fun, as Gayle Ritchie discovers
You don’t need to be a wizard – or even a fan of Harry Potter – to play quidditch, as Gayle discovers...
The Pony Club was formed in 1929 and encourages young riders to get in the saddle. Gayle Ritchie meets three sisters (and their ponies) who are members...
They make great pets and “ratters”, but terriers are also fantastic racers. Gayle Ritchie meets the Ore Country Terriers
Wildlife presenter Chris Packham fears the UK is facing ecological disaster. From recycling roadkill to tackling wildlife crime, he tells Gayle Ritchie – “it’s time for us to act”
Levison Wood is backing the Cateran Yomp, a gruelling 54-mile hike through Perthshire and Angus. Ahead of the June event, Gayle Ritchie finds out more about the explorer and TV presenter’s exploits
The Scottish Beaver Trial is a unique and exciting conservation project and if it is a success, beavers could once again become a common sight in our countryside. Caroline Lindsay finds out more.
A rose by any other name would smell as sweet but at least if you call it a rose, you don’t have to go round explaining what it means, where you got it from, how you spell it and why you decided to inflict it on the unsuspecting recipient in the first place. Such is the modern way of choosing names for babies, some of which come perilously close to child abuse.