COUNTRY DIARY

SATURDAY: Corehead Farm, near Moffat Join Corehead manager Ed Glenwright on a challenging 10-mile walk round farm boundary from the farm house and going up the side of the Devil’s Beef Tub, on to Hart Fell. Bring packed lunch and suitable clothing. Well behaved dogs welcome. 10am start. Booking essential: call Ed Glenwright on 07912 423724 or email ed@bordersforesttrust.org

SUNDAY: Scottish Borders Hill Walking Club, Hartsop (Cowbridge) (90) 406136. Meet West Port carpark, Selkirk, 7.30am. Contact: Evelyn Horsburgh, 01750 76241

SUNDAY: Mapreading skills for hillwalkers An introduction to navigation led by Scottish Borders Council Ranger Service and Bowhill Ranger Service. Practical session and workshop. Theatre foyer, Bowhill near Selkirk, 10am-4pm. Adults only. Bring waterproofs, walking boots and lunch (tearoom will be open). £20 (£15), booking essential, 01750 22204.

SUNDAY: Laurie Campbell photography workshop, Harestanes Countryside Visitor Centre, near Ancrum. Join wildlife and landscape photographer Laurie Campbell on a one-day small group workshop. Expert advice on all aspects of outdoor photography. Bring camera, tripod, outdoor clothing and packed lunch. £50 (£45). Adults only. Booking essential: 01835 830306