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Country stuff

From cottage gardens to foraging amongst the hedgerows this is the place to get connected with nature. Browse our calendar to discover what's on in the countryside for families and be inspired by community projects which you and your friends could apply to your own community.

rural issues

Rural Issues

We love living the rural dream but there are challenges which the countryside and country folk face. Here we flag up some of these issues


Community Minded Folk

Find out how community minded mums across the country have helped those in need & brought their communities together


Country Garden

For cottage gardens and kitchen gardens use our helpful hints to keep them in tip-top shape throughout the year


Forage For Food

Have fun amongst the hedgerows foraging for fresh, seasonal and free food to feed your family in these thrifty times.



Want to get out into the countryside? looking for family days out? Check our rural calendar for fantastic family events.