Issue 143 October 2018
Wildlife wonders of East Devon
Join Pete Dommett and his family on a wildlife safari with a difference, spotting otters, beavers and wading birds as they explore a hidden coastal jungle.
King of the river
The inspiration for myths and poetry, the epic journeys of wild salmon are legendary, but in Britain, its numbers are now in alarming decline, writes Charles Rangeley-Wilson.
Walking writer Alfred Wainwright was famous for his love of the Lake District but he had an equal passion for climbing Scotland’s hills, writes Richard Else.
Celebrate the orchard’s bounty with food writer Genevieve Taylor’s three delicious seasonal recipes.
Wild people: Eric Ashby
Remembering pioneering wildlife film-maker Eric Ashby.
Fields of gold
Brian Eyers is reviving a lost British tradition and growing saffron on slopes above the sea in Cornwall.
The Romany road
Gypsies have been travelling the British countryside for over 500 years, but are still cast as outsiders. Damian La Bas journeys to the ‘stopping places’ of his Gypsy ancestors to find out more.