Sandstone Press Managing Director Robert Davidson has acquired There’s Always the Hills by Cameron McNeish
Sandstone Press has acquired Cameron McNeish’s memoir, in which he candidly recalls the ups and downs of a full life, much of it in the public eye, much of it until now unseen. In addition to being one of the country’s best known outdoor television presenters, and an author with many books published, Cameron was editor of The Great Outdoors (TGO) magazine for twenty years in which it rose to be Britain’s premier walking magazine. He is a dedicated family man and a passionate advocate of Scottish independence. Cameron is currently president of the Backpackers Club, vice president of Ramblers Scotland, and makes regular appearances on The Adventure Show.
Cameron McNeish (r) with Robert Davidson
at Sandstone Press head office
The foreword is to be contributed by Sam Heughan, best known for his leading role in Outlander.
From his home in the Cairngorms of Scotland, Cameron McNeish reflects on a life dedicated to the outdoors. Following his career as an international long jump athlete, he has for almost forty years written and talked about walking and climbing in Scotland, meeting some of the sport’s greatest characters along the way, including Chris Brasher, Sir Chris Bonington, Tom Weir, Julie Tullis, Hamish Brown and many more.
About the Author
Cameron McNeish is an established figure on the Scottish and British outdoor scene. As editor of TGO he increased circulation and established the magazine as Britain’s premier walking publication. He is the author of many books and presenter of many outdoor television programmes including on long distance walks, and contributes a monthly column to The Scots Magazine.