Monthly Archives: December 2019

Coppice management and charcoal making with the late Bill Hogarth

Coppice management and charcoal making with the late Bill Hogarth Another pioneering educator craftworker who is sadly missed.

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The art of traditional charcoal-making French-Italian style

The art of traditional charcoal-making French-Italian style The art of traditional charcoal-making French-Italian style – amazing footage of the old charcoal-men courtesy of Jean-Paul Métailié

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Nostalgia 8 – Heart of the country goes wild Parts 1 & 2

Nostalgia 8 – Heart of the country goes wild Parts 1 & 2 Heart of the country goes wild Part 1 – the spread of alien, invasive, non-native animals and plants Heart of the country goes wild Part 2 The … Continue reading

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Nostalgia 7 – The battle for Oakes Park in Sheffield, ITV Calendar

Nostalgia 7 – The battle for Oakes Park in Sheffield, ITV Calendar The battle for Oakes Park in Sheffield, ITV Calendar – the site was saved but most of the unique grasslands (and the listed garden) have been wrecked by … Continue reading

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Nostalgia 6 – Alien invasive plants with National Geographic TV

Nostalgia 6 – Alien invasive plants with National Geographic TV Alien invasive plants with National Geographic TV – variegated yellow archangel and more…..

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Nostalgia 5 – Panorama with Kate Silverton on the 2007 floods

Nostalgia 5 – Panorama with Kate Silverton on the 2007 floods BBC Panorama with Kate Silverton on the 2007 floods – here we travel in a boat down the River Severn to look at the events and the problems.

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Nostalgia 4 – Searching for harvest mice at Woodhouse Washlands 1990s BBC Look North.

Nostalgia 4 – Searching for harvest mice at Woodhouse Washlands 1990s BBC Look North. Check out the hair under the microscope….. we couldn’t get harvest mouse on the day so the TV insisted we use Highland Cow hair for the … Continue reading

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Nostalgia 3 – Making charcoal in South Yorkshire’s Woods on BBC Look North

Making charcoal in South Yorkshire’s Woods on BBC Look North

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Nostalgia 2 – The discovery of the rare marsh fern – ITV Calendar

The discovery of the rare marsh fern – ITV Calendar 1980s discovery in the Peak District

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Back to the future – A little nostalgia

Back to the future – A little nostalgia  

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