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Meet the winner of the New Nature Writer of the Year 2022

We reveal the winning entry of our New Nature Writer competition, chosen by judges Gillian Burke, Nicola Chester and Cal Flyn.

Things to see and do in September

Wildlife to spot, places to visit and plants to forage for this month

UK's best walks

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

British wildlife

Learn how to identify species with our expert guides

Home cooking recipes

From open-fire cooking to baking this season's allotment harvest, we have your summer recipes covered  

News & opinion

The latest environment and wildlife news

Seeking original new voices in the world of nature writing, we set you a challenge: to write about a special place where you feel close to nature. Joe Pontin introduces the winning entry of the BBC…

Don't live near the sea? You can still join the Great British Beach Clean this September as the Marine Conservation Society launches its Source to Sea Litter Quest.

Whether you live in a chocolate box cottage or a city-centre apartment, rustic homeware will give your space a cosy, inviting feel. Here are the best country Christmas décor pieces to buy this…

Our love of fire is primal, but ancient expectations carry modern responsibilities, says the Countryfile presenter.

BBC Countryfile Magazine Podcast

Join us on a countryside escape in each episode of the award-winning Countryfile 'plodcast'

Wildlife gardening

Help support the creatures on your doorstep this winter

Outdoor kit reviews

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

How to guides

Make homemade crafts and learn outdoor skills


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