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The 12 final photos have been announced in the Countryfile...
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We reveal the winners of the Octavia Hill Awards 2014,...
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Hundreds of excellent food and drink festivals are taking place...
©BBC - Final 12 photos Countryfile calendar competition
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The 12 final photos have been announced in the Countryfile...
©Thinkstock - Octavia Hill winners announced 2014
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We reveal the winners of the Octavia Hill Awards 2014,...
Countryfile Calendar Photo Competition 2014
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Regional Food
Hundreds of excellent food and drink festivals are taking place...
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Dinosaurs, abandoned tunnels and stargazing strolls - here are...
©Belsay Hall - ten secret lost gardens
Escape to one of these ten secret spots where nature has run...
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Explore the southwest’s own island paradise by sea kayak and on foot for the ultimate sub-tropical day trip
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Learn the art of running a smallholding on a course specially designed for dreamers and realists  
Prepare yourself for an off-road adventure by brushing up on your compass and map skills
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  • No rainbows without rain
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©BBC - Final 12 photos Countryfile calendar competition
[1th of September 2014]
The 12 final photos have been announced in the Countryfile calendar photo contest - now you...
©Thinkstock - Octavia Hill winners announced 2014
[1th of September 2014]
We reveal the winners of the Octavia Hill Awards 2014, celebrating heroes who have helped...
©Thinkstock - badger cull on Countryfile
[26th of August 2014]
Following the hugely controversial badger cull of 2013 in Somerset and Gloucestershire, we...
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Regional Food
Hundreds of excellent food and drink festivals are taking place across the UK this autumn, and Eve Betts has narrowed down the very best of them for you to enjoy.
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Dinosaurs, abandoned tunnels and stargazing strolls - here are our favourite unusual walks to take this autumn.
©Belsay Hall - ten secret lost gardens
Escape to one of these ten secret spots where nature has run wild. 
©Simon Dale/Nerd Like You Hobbit House
Ever wondered what it would take to build your home entirely from scratch? Lizzie Duffin picks five self-built eco homes that demonstrate how you can masterfully make a glorious home for very little cash. 
John Grimshaw/Sustrans (©Sustrans) - Best cycling/walking routes
In the fourth of our route series with Sustrans we explore the best cycle routes which also make for great days out on foot.
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The truth about
Calm, cud-chewing bovines or a serious threat to walkers? Lizzie Duffin investigates how dangerous cows in the countryside really are. 
© Thinkstock Ways to volunteer in Britain
Conservation
Got a bit of free time and a love of all things rural? Here are ten rewarding ways you can volunteer in the countryside. Warm fuzzy feelings guaranteed!