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Darren Flint is a relative newcomer to Dumfries and Galloway but was hooked from the outset. After 20 years working in tourism and then conservation with the RSPB, he recently completed a Masters in Environmental Conservation from UCL. An avid naturalist with a fascination for Lepidoptera, he likes nothing better than donning his boots and uncovering those hidden corners we all dream about.

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Burns in Dumfries

Anyone with an interest in Robert Burns will find much to entertain them in Dumfries.


Interview with Donald Greig and Darren Flint

We chat to Donald and Darren, authors of our new Slow Travel Dumfries & Galloway guide, about their tips for travel writing and exploring the area. 


The Home of Neverland

Donald Greig and Darren Flint take a visit to the magical surroundings that inspired J M Barrie to write Peter Pan.