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Events for 01 May 2019 - 31 May 2019

Pentland Inspirations Art and Photographic Exhibition

Date: 03 December 2018 - 17 May 2019

Every day

Location: Various venues, Midlothian, Edinburgh, West Lothian and the Borders

See which venues are hosting the travelling exhibition of inspiring art and photography

Hill runner Peter Lang

The winners have been announced, and the exhibition will be visiting locations throughout Midlothian, West Lothian, the Borders and Edinburgh. Click here to read more about the competition and view the winning entries.

EDINBURGH
PHRP HQ/Hermitage of Braid 3 – 19 December 2018
Harlaw House Visitor Centre 20 Dec 2018 – 3 January 2019, 11 - 17 February 2019
Water of Leith Visitor Centre 7 – 18 January 2019
Colinton Parish Church 21 – 25 January 2019

BORDERS
West Linton Village Centre 28 January – 8 February 2019


EAST LOTHIAN
Dalkeith Library 18 Feb – 1 March 2019
Penicuik Library 4 – 16 March 2019

WEST LOTHIAN

Armadale Library 18 – 23 March 2019
Blackridge Library 26 – 30 March 2019
Fauldhouse Library 2 – 6 April 2019
West Calder Library 9 – 13 April 2019
Lanthorn Library 16 – 20 April 2019
East Calder Library 23 – 27 April 2019
Carmondean Library 30 April – 4 May 2019
Broxburn Library 7 – 11 May 2019
Blackburn Library 14 – 18 May 2019


Cost: Free

Breeding Bird Survey

Date: 02 May 2019

Location: Bonaly Country Park - upper car park, EH13 0PB

Time: 06:30 - 08:30

Birdlife on Bonaly Moorland

Skylark

Help survey Bonaly moorland to see how well our feathered friends are doing in this habitat.

Bring sturdy footwear, waterproofs and binoculars if you have them.

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Cost: FREE

Butterfly Survey

Date: 07 May 2019

Location: Bonaly Country Park - upper car park, EH13 0PB

Time: 13:30 - 15:30

Green Hairstreaks

Green hairstreak

Green hairstreak

This beautiful little butterfly is under-recorded.

It is also locally rare.

Help us find out how the population is doing.

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Cost: FREE

BUTTERFLY SURVEY

Date: 16 May 2019

Location: Flotterstone Information Centre

Time: 13:30 - 15:30

Green hairstreak butterflies

Green hairstreak

Green hairstreak

This beautiful little butterfly is under-recorded.

It is also locally rare.

Help us find out how the population is doing.

Bring sturdy footwear and waterproofs.

Cost: FREE

LITERARY WALK

Date: 18 May 2019

Location: Swanston Car Park, East of Swanston Brasserie
EH10 7DS

Time: 11:00 - 15:00

Walk in the footsteps of Edinburgh's writers

Swanston village

Come and explore the Pentland haunts of writers such as Owen and Stephenson.

This is a moderate walk: you should be used to walking in the hills. It will be no more than 7 miles.

Bring sturdy footwear, waterproofs and a packed lunch.

Over 16s only.  Booking essential as places are limited.   

Cost: £10 (£5 concs.)