Category Archives: UK

Old Sarum

Two miles north of Salisbury in Wiltshire, England, is a small hill known as Old Sarum.  Human habitation on this defensible outcrop and is believed to have Neolithic roots and certainly provably dates back to at least the iron age. … Continue reading

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The Result You Have All Been Waiting For….

UK’s Top Tree! http://www.telegraph.co.uk/gardening/plants/trees/11232099/Robin-Hood-oak-named-tree-of-the-year.html Damn! I voted for the Yew

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Stink Bugs Coming to Britain

Stand by to receive anew threat to our shores – one it seems that the rest of the world has already had to face: Stink Bugs! http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-29990334

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Britain in Winter

Telegraph: The first frost of the season: In pictures – The UK woke up to a winter wonderland http://t.co/YVOMOMKHr3 — Nature News UK (@naturenews_uk) November 7, 2014

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UK Tree of the Year Candidates

Which one would you vote for? http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-29739284 My vote goes to the Shugborough Yew, but there are other excellent and very historic candidates.

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Technology saviour for a near-obsolete British icon

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-29464273

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