BBC Countryfile magazine issue 189: The story of the Lake District

Discover what's inside the May 2022 issue of BBC Countryfile magazine

Coutnryfile magazine cover 189 Lake District
Published: May 5th, 2022 at 3:40 pm

In this issue of Countryfile magazine:

  • Explore the magic and heritage of the Lake District National Park

  • Discover what's amazing about the humble but prolific dandelion

  • Meet Adam Frost of BBC Gardener's World

  • Columns from John Craven, Matt Baker, Sara Maitland and Ellie Harrison

  • Find inspiration for some glorious nature escapes this season


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Tanya Jackson in red checked shirt and rucksack standing by a wall with a big smile
Tanya Jacksonacting group digital editor

Tanya Jackson is the acting group digital editor of and Her parents had a pet shop when she was growing up, so she learnt very young how intelligent rats are and why you don’t stick your hands near the beak of a cockatoo. She loves camping, hiking and watching the red kites soar over the Wiltshire hills.


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