Members can be picked up at Lockerbie station by prior arrangement or meet up at the venue. Times to be confirmed. Last year’s intrepid group were turned back by weather. Follow the tracks of Five Red Herrings and the 1935 Hitchcock 39 Steps film.
There is an Interpretation Centre, bird watching etc. In the Cairnsmore of Fleet National Natural Nature Reserve. Directions: From Creetown take the B796 for 7 miles turning left onto the minor road after Gatehouse Station to Visitor Centre where parking is available. From Gatehouse of Fleet take the B796 after 6 miles turn right onto minor road to Visitor Centre and car park.
Friends and relatives welcome.
NX56SE 9 55906 64333. Big Water of Fleet Viaduct [NAT]. OS 1:10,000 map, 1980.
The Literary Day is on 29th September in Perth at the AK Bell Library, York Place PH2 8EP in the Sandiman Room. 10 am for 10:30 start.
The library is near the train and bus stations. Lunch at noon will be for sale in the venue or you can bring a packed lunch. Two speakers are already booked.
The cost will be around £20 including teas and coffees but not lunch. Booking is essential.