BBC Countryfile 86 June

On sale date:
16th May 2014

In this month's Issue we uncover the beauty of the Norfolk Broads and reveal 19 riverside walks and boat trips that will help you splash your way into summer. You can also get a first glimpse of the new wetland HQ which is ready to host this year's BBC Springwatch. 

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This issue includes: 

Must see

A trip to Ullswater, Cumbria, will surely float your boat


Glow worms; common or grey seals; bee orchids – the joys of June

People and places

Farming fun in summer sun

Country know-how

Adam Henson on silage; plus, graveyard history

At the market

The ancient power of the broad bean

Rediscover the Norfolk Broads

By foot, boat, bike, train Patrick Barkham revisits these wonderful wild waterways and realises he’s been missing out

Haven on earth

RSPB Minsmere may be the best location yet for the latest Springwatch series, says producer James Smith

Laurie Lee’s Cotswolds

Retracing the childhood steps and haunts of Cider with Rosie’s author

A poppy appeal

In the centenary of the Great War, let us not forget the wildflower of remembrance

Mountain for sale

Fancy owning a mountain in the Lakes?

Made for Chelsea

Take a trip to 10 top nurseries growing RHS-winning blooms


Packham’s picks

Countryfile calendar judge Chris discusses his favourite winning photos of previous competitions

And much more besides! 

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