Rabbit and Guinea Pig Rescue

With Easter coming up lots of unfortunate rabbits will be bought as “Easter Bunnies”, only to be abandoned ...

Our house is on the River Lambourn and during the heavy snowfall in early March we noticed an unusually high level of ...

Rise of the mighty River Lambourn

Winterbourne streams on our chalk soil traditionally run after seasonal rains have percolated through the chalk ...

The trustees of the Town & Manor of Hungerford will be introducing 25 English elms as a test planting at the end ...

Plastic is a versatile material, and for some uses there is no alternative. However, it is so durable that when it ...

Nature Notes

On Greenham Common, the heat shimmers off the heathland, blurring the horizon, and the cows gather to stand in the ...

Beekeeping in June

Beekeeping in June has been decidedly warm over the past week.  I’m not complaining about the lovely weather but a ...

10 Ways to Make Your Garden Safe for Hedgehogs

Gill from Hedgehog Bottom charity in Thatcham shares her important tips on keeping your garden safe for hedgehogs who ...

Beekeeping in May

Beekeeping in May By mid-May the fields of yellow oil seed rape have just about finished flowering.  This means it ...

Beekeeping in April

Beekeeping in April By the time April arrives beekeepers can carry out their first hive inspections of the year, ...