Creatures of the night

The secret life of a bat is one rich with tales as they intrigue and mystify us with their nocturnal habits. Though sometimes misunderstood, these compelling creatures are actually highly intelligent and of international importance in e...

Crafting close to home

Born in Cornwall, textile designer Poppy Treffry is living her dream creating beautiful freehand machine embroidered crafts made and sold in her home county and in her online shop, helping to support Britain's textile manufacturing indu...

Tuck into afternoon tea

In 1840 Anne, the seventh Duchess of Bedford, started requesting tea, bread and cake at 4pm to stave off hunger until dinner, and before long this afternoon tea became a much-loved, quintessentially British tradition enjoyed across the ...

Gardening secrets with Vanessa Cook

Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens are possibly one of the most wildlife and fowl-friendly gardens in Yorkshire. Started by Vanessa Cook and her husband in 1975, the delightful late 18th-century farmhouse is home to a series of contrasting gar...

Decorate with autumn's bounty

Make natural decorations from treasures found in the forests and fields at this time of year

Small but perfectly formed

Rutland may be England’s smallest county but it has lots of exciting things to offer visitors Mention Rutland to many people and they’ll ask ‘Where’s that then?’ Those who have heard o...

Clash of the Titans

Across the hillsides and woodlands of Britain this autumn normally quiet and timid stags let our their haunting bellows and lock antlers to win the hearts of the hinds On a hillside above Ullswater, on a chilly autumn m...

Welcome wildlife into your garden

Autumn is the ideal time to give nature a home with just a few simple changes to your outdoor space Many people think that to create a wildlife-friendly garden you have to make big changes to your existing space. But yo...

Welcome to LandLove

LandLove celebrates a more traditional way of life and the beauty of the British countryside, its flora and fauna. In tune with nature and the changing of the seasons, it offers recipe ideas using seasonal British produce from the market, the garden and the hedgerows.

But that's enough about us, we would love to hear about your favourite experiences in the countryside. Do you have any country wisdom or discovered a special place on a recent walk that you'd love to tell us about Please contact us and let us know, we would love to hear from all of you.



Meet our cat & dog of the day!

Every week from Monday to Friday we'll be showing you gorgeous pooches and moggies that need rehoming from Battersea Dogs & Cats Home. Click the pictures to find out more on how you can help

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