Author Archives: Alasdair Sutherland

Alasdair Sutherland

About Alasdair Sutherland

I am a dispute resolution lawyer, mountain biker, and volunteer Innertube ambassador. Originally from Inverness, I now live in Balerno, a little village 8 miles west of Edinburgh. Living in Balerno lets me combine two of my favourite hobbies: cycle commuting and mountain biking. Look out for me towing my bright yellow BoB trailer around town or in the Pentlands!

Weather windows – grab them!

One thing you can rely on in Scotland is the unpredictability of the weather. Especially in summer. So every little weather window has to be grabbed with both hands! Wasn’t this evening stunning!? There was so much going on on my cycle commute hom…


Lost: one child’s shoe

I came across this shoe tied to the fence next to the Saughton Mains allotment. To me it represents a real sense of community in the heart of the city. I really hope the owner and the shoe are reunited! This allotment always taks me by surprise. I…