Katherine Watson has expert advice on how to help bees and other pollinating insects. Last month, I attended a fascinating talk by Dr Paul Cross, a bee specialist from Bangor University. Dr. Cross and his researchers have been looking at a range of interventions to […]
The natural world gives us beautiful landscapes and amazing soundscapes too. Katherine Watson has been deep listening As we drift through the leaves and gold of autumn, headlong into a long, garden-quiet winter, I can’t help but succumb to a slower, contemplative mode in relation […]
The Carbon Co-op works together to make homes energy-efficient, with amazing results. Aneaka Kellay makes a site visit.
With spring finally on the way, it’s a great time to thin your borders and get some plants for free. Katherine Watson divides and conquers.
It’s that time of year. Maria Stripling hankers for a real fire, home-made stew and to curl up on the sofa with an atmospheric crime drama. It’s all very Scandi-chic.
Interior designer Maria Stripling loves a good night’s sleep. Some of the places she has slept in may not have been conducive to a restful night, but they all had their good points.