Farm landscape

Farming with nature

In a different time, as a farm manger for a well-respected university farm, my work examined the small efficiencies we could make to produce more per cow per sheep or per hectare. We paved the way…

Laurie Lee Woods - Start of walk

Laurie Lee Wildlife Way

Many people head for the Lake District, Snowdonia and the Yorkshire Dales to walk within awe-inspiring landscapes, but equally breath-taking views are ours to enjoy much closer to home. The Laurie…

Lower Woods

The Lower Woods Green Route

There’s no question that Gloucestershire is a beautiful county, with even simple car journeys revealing beautiful views and rich landscapes.

Yet there’s even more to behold for those…

Elephant hawkmoth

What Flies in July?

I’m back with another blog to tell you all about what moths you can find in July, and how to get children interested in moths.  It is currently National Moth Week while I am writing this (18th-…