A short walk with Mark Cocker to admire the natural grandeur of a Yorkshire wood.
Charles Darwin’s approach to book-writing went through four key stages…
Weeding, and a spot of comet-watching.
I make a guest appearance in episode 16 of Melissa Harrison’s podcast ‘The Stubborn Light of Things’. Here’s an extended version.
A wonderful day’s wildlife.
An unplanned visit to the flooded Dee Marshes is rewarded with a wildlife spectacle.
In celebration of my adopted star.
In which I seek a better word to describe a profoundly uplifting sensation.
Getting to know a place well means knowing what to look forward to, and appreciating when something unusual happens.
On the realisation that the natural world gets on perfectly well without us.
What links sea-turtles, swifts, and railway viaducts? Plus some handy ornithological photo tips.
Sloth is a much-maligned sin, as our driveway demonstrates.