Urban Fox: Memoirs of an Edinburgh Poacher by Bob Redwater

It wasn’t hard for me to think up a title that would best describe my unconventional lifestyle in Scotland’s capital city.

I always swore that I would never write about my illegal hunting activities. It was my elder brother Peter who pressurised me into writing about my life because he thought it was worth sharing with others. Whatever the reason the deed has been done and I have shared my hunters life with the publication of a book. Read more…

8th May 2014: Urban Fox; Memoirs of an Edinburgh Poacher by Bob Redwater

memoirs of an edinburgh poacher

Come along to The Counting House at 7pm to hear Bob’s memoirs. Share a crust of bread, and hear the reflections he has to share…


Urban Fox:  Memoirs of an Edinburgh Poacher

Bullet points of what you would like to talk about:

  • Short History of Poaching and the Law
  • Early Childhood
  • Living off the Land
  • Archery, Ferreting and Boomeranging
  • Lurchers, Hares and Deer
  • An official Pheasant Shoot

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