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Guided Tours - Group Speaker

My Latest Work

Heritage trees of Scotland

A man and his daughter search for heritage trees of Scotland in the grounds of Traquair house in the Scottish Borders

Deep Cave Exploration

A man searches for a mysterious cave on the Scottish Borders East coast.

Oldest apple tree in UK??

A man searches for a crab apple tree, in the Scottish Borders, rumoured to be one of the oldest in the UK.

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My Previous Work

Sunrise and Spirits

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

Prehistoric Sunrise 2019

We visit a prehistoric site to watch the first sunrise of 2019 in the Scottish Borders

Scottish Border Legends, Kinmont Willie

A man goes on a search for the lost grave of notorious Border Reiver Kinmont Willie Armstrong.

Go To Jail

A man searches for a legendary, strange old jail reputedly built under a bridge in the Scottish Borders.

Scots Dyke

A man goes in search of the legendary Scots Dyke.

The Legend of the Black Dwarf

A man searches for evidence that Sir Walter Scott’s novel “the Black Dwarf” was based on a real man who lived in the Scottish Borders

Celebrating 100 Years of the RAF

A man looks for the site of RAF Charterhall in the Scottish Borders, the scene of so many death during WW2.

War & Religion on the Tweed

A man searches for the lost and forgotten Chapel of St Cuthbert on the banks of the River Tweed, along the way looking at other churches and legendary stories from the area

Tallest Bridge In the World (1794)

A man searches for the tallest bridge in the Scottish Borders, which was the tallest bridge in the world at the time of its construction …. with some dramatic results.

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 – Scottish Borders Deer

A man gets some lucky footage of a deer near Galashiels in the Scottish Borders

Shorts – St Aebbe’s Monastery

A man searches for the lost site of St Aebbe’s monastery on St Abbs Head, South Eastern Scotland.

Shorts – Warrior’s Rest

A look at 3 mysterious standing stones in the Yarrow Valley, Scottish Borders….what do they mean??

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