Close up of woman's hand planting bulbs in crumbly brown soil
Plant Britain: Spring bulbs to plant now for bees and butterflies

Want to give pollinating insects a head start next spring? Find out which flowering bulbs to plant in your garden this autumn.

Things to see in October

Wildlife to spot and plants to forage for this month

British wildlife

Learn how to identify species with our expert guides

BBC Countryfile Magazine Podcast

Join us on a countryside escape in each episode of the podcast

Wildlife gardening

Turn your garden into a haven for wildlife this spring

Family days out

Fun days out and family activities to enjoy this autum

UK's best walks

From gentle strolls to multi-day hikes, find the best walking routes in Britain

Autumn holidays

Enjoy a break in the UK countryside


Outdoor kit reviews

Our pick of the best walking and camping gear for outdoor adventures

Home cooking recipes

Delicious seasonal recipe ideas

How to guides

Make homemade crafts and learn outdoor skills

Latest articles


The latest environment and wildlife news

A conservation project has doubled the number of golden eagles in the south of Scotland.

From tiny autumn voles to wide open landscapes, here's our pick of the winning shots from the BBC Countryfile Calendar across the past 30 years

After a long and careful selection process, the judges have made their decision. It's time to announce the winner of our first Nature Writer of the Year competition - and our fantastic runners up.

A Kuhl's pipestrelle bat, a species that rarely visits the UK, was detected during a citizen science project recording bats in West Sussex.

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Provided by Princess Cruises

Embark on a voyage to Scandinavia and discover a new world of nature, history and culture this year, with Princess Cruises

Provided by Visit Exmoor

With its beautiful and varied landscape, Exmoor National Park puts on a spectacular show as the seasons change

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Show your four-legged friend you care with this ultimate guide to everything pooch related