Alpine flowers in Britain

Alpine flowers in Britain

There’s a taste of the Alps closer to home in the British mountains than you might think. The British mountains are home to a range of alpine flowers and reveal Britain’s alpine past … Below are some of the more   common

Natural remedies while you walk

Natural remedies while you walk

  Back in March I ran a practical workshop at a North Wales Environmental Outdoor Charter event with an audience of outdoor instructors. The theme was to develop engagement with the environment and provide some activities to use with groups.

The purple haze of spring

The purple haze of spring

Purple saxifrage – a true mountain and arctic specialist. Purple saxifrage is a remarkable plant. It is the highest flowering plant in the European Alps, it is also the most northerly flowering plant in the world and is found across