Plotgate: The Mead

PLOTGATE: THE MEAD I recently went, with Dan Britton from Plotgate community farm, to Salisbury where we visited Harnham Fields –where there are some well-known restored water meadows. We met Hadrian Cook and Kathy Sterne, of the Harnham Water Meadows Trust, and we...

Bridie’s Farm – a Lively Start

BRIDIE’S FARM – A LIVELY START  Photograph: Bridie’s Farm newsletter    Glastonbury Food and Regenerative Farming Centre, known as Bridie’s Farm, held their first volunteer day on Tuesday 2nd April, and probably by the time you read this there will have...

The Islands of the Brue

THE ISLANDS OF THE BRUERay GibbsA5 paperback, 56 pagesWith 10 full colour illustrations and three maps, all drawn by the author.Published January 2024RRP £10.00Price for copies bought from this website £10.00 including postage Note: at the checkout you will be charged...

Ben Hoyles, Brook Farm

Ben Hoyles, Brook Farm   Ben Hoyles lives at Brook Farm, on the western edge of Butleigh. If you have ever walked along the footpath that takes you from Henley Lane to The White Field – a small nature reserve that used to belong to the permaculture teacher Patrick...