So much for Peatfree by 2020, it’s time for a ban.

Happy Easter to all.Be a good egg! Please sign the new Wildlife Trusts’ petition calling for a ban on peat sales. I have signed. (As I’ve done with numerous similar petitions over the years.) Almost a decade ago a voluntary target date to phase-out the use of peat in horticulture was announced by the UK…

Focusing on unsung beauty

When your outside time and roaming-radius is limited maybe a closer look at mundane materials will surprise you.

Pacing myself

The bionic birthday present I wasn’t expecting and the lull in social media activity while I grew accustomed to it…

National Nestbox Week

Some timely tips for putting up new bird boxes, or servicing those you have in your garden…