Posts made in April 23rd, 2020

World Book Day Reading & Competition

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To celebrate world book day I have read a couple of extracts from my book ”Running South America with my Husband and other Animals’. I am also giving away two signed and dedicated copies of the book to anyone who signs up to our mailing list and/ or can share my competition post on twitter / facebook. Closing date 30th April. The book chronicles David and my world first run for wildlife and wilderness. It’s packed full of wildlife and shares the stories of the people who are saving South America’s natural treasures. Including the late Doug Tompkins and his wife...

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Returning the Great to Britain

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Whether mountain, fen, woodland, scrubland, heath, marsh or coast, Britain has so much diversity in such a tiny area. I have lived and worked in all kinds of incredible habitats around the world, but this little island relentlessly pulls me back. There is, however, one hitch. Life, wildlife is draining from it. Its ecological potential, once great abundance and diversity of wildlife and habitats are vanishing. The yellow hammer’s plea for a, ‘Little-bit-of-bread-and-no-cheeeeeeeese’ has been binned. The corn bunting’s jangling keys have been lost. Wellies can...

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