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My Latest Work

Searching for Ancient Yew Trees

A man reads a poem by William Wordsworth about ancient yew trees in the Borrowdale Valley, Lake District England. Then decides to go searching for them. Thanks to Michael Dunning and the Yew Tree Mysteries for the information and inspiration.

Eildon Hills Standing Stones

A man looks at a standing stone in the Scottish Borders which faces the Eildon Hills. Then wonders if this stone is maybe part of a far larger temple.

Sunrise and Spirits

A man climbs the Eildon Hills in the Scottish Borders to witness the sunrise and find the mountain spirit.

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Workshops, Retreats & Pilgrimages in Sacred Spaces and Places... interweaving Traditional Herbalism, Vedic & Yoga Traditions, Yew Tree Shamanism and Andean Mysticism with Exploration of the Natural World, History, Myth & Psychology.

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My Previous Work

Forgotten Galashiels

A man walks from Galashiels to Clovenfords via the forgotten Blindlee Tower and mysterious Meigle Pots. Also features a clip from “Am no a Grass”

Borders Horrific Xmas

A man investigates ancient monuments and lost villages of Berwickshire then has a supernatural experience at Foul Ford

Scottish Borders Dolphins

A man films dolphins from the town of Eyemouth

Galashiels to the Black Hill

A man treks 12 miles from Galashiels to Black Hill near Earlston taking in some history and scenery on the way.

Searching for Ancient Yew Trees

A man reads a poem by William Wordsworth about ancient yew trees in the Borrowdale Valley, Lake District England. Then decides to go searching for them. Thanks to Michael Dunning and the Yew Tree Mysteries for the information and inspiration.

Scottish Border Legends: Little Jock Elliot

A man investigates the life of notorious Scottish Border Reiver, Little Jock Elliot. And looks into the real reason Mary Queen of Scots was in Jedburgh

St Mary’s Loch

A man looks at St Mary’s Loch in the Scottish Borders and investigates some of the history associated with the ancient Kirkyard there.

Longshanks vs Wallace – Borderlands

A man searches for monuments and evidence of Edward Logshanks and William Wallace in the Scottish and English Borderlands.

Covenanter Murder – John Hunter 1685

A man investigates the murder , in 1685, of a Covenanter based soley on his religion amid the stunning scenery of Tweedsmuir and the Scottish Borderlands.

Group Speaking

I am also available to provide talks for groups who are interested in the history of the Borders Region.

“As you can see, Mark has a real passion for the unknown and forgotten history and presents his videos in a unique way to engage an audience and bring a fun way of keeping the Borders Spirit alive”

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My Short Videos

Shorts – Kingfisher Dreams

A man dreams of kingfishers and riverscapes

Shorts – Relics of Roxburgh

The ancient town of Roxburgh lies buried and forgotten. Only 2 stone relics survive from the lost town. A man takes a look at them.

Shorts – Body Snatchers & Jougs

Taking a look at the interesting and macabre artefacts in Eckford Church yard.

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