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  • Richard Franks

Biography :
Freelance travel writer and journalist based in Birmingham, specialising in adventure travel, the great outdoors and music-based tourism across Scotland, the West Midlands and beyond. Bylines: BBC Travel, National Geographic Traveller, The Telegraph, The Times & Sunday Times, The Independent, Metro, The i, Lonely Planet and others. Recently wrote the third edition of Rough Guides’ North Coast 500 guidebook.