Countryfile 62

In this month's issue, discover hidden Dorset, take a rockpool safari and escape to Pembrokeshire, along with your favourite Countryfile writers Robert Macfarlane, Stuart Maconie and Valentine Warner.

Published: June 26th, 2012 at 9:17 am


Discover hidden Dorset

Explore this beautiful county, with a dramatic coves and magical places to visit. And meet the colourful characters who call it home.

Take a rockpool safari

Coast’s Miranda Krestovnikoff is your guide to the wildlife living on our rocky shores, dunes and sea cliffs.

Escape to Pembrokeshire

Spend one day exploring the delightful resort of Tenby, and another walking the glorious coastline.

Paths to enlightenment

Robert Macfarlane on how walking exercises your mind as well as your body.

Whose land is it anyway?

Stuart Maconie reveals the seething tensions that often simmer just below the surface of our tranquil landscapes.

In search of orchids

Where and when to see Britain’s most beautiful wildflowers in full bloom.

Foraging for a feast

Chef Valentine Warner searches for wild food in fields and hedgerows, and cooks up a free (and tasty) banquet.

How to win the Countryfile Photographic Competition

Wildlife photographer Pete Cairns reveals how you can take the perfect shot – plus, previous winners tell you how they did it.


Plus our regular features: Month in the Country, Adam Henson's farm talk, John Craven's country news and reader's letters.


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