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Yorkshire Coast Nature – a brilliant morning

I spent a wonderful if windswept morning at Robin Hoods Bay with Steve Race and Richard Baines from the brilliant Yorkshire Coast Nature. My Mum, Moira, and I joined several others involved in the event arranged by the North York Moors National Park.  It is all too easy to overlook the stunning and rare flora […]

Luxury Eco Barn – Introducing Breaday Gill

At long last Breaday Gill, a luxury eco barn at Silpho, near Scarborough has welcomed its first guests.  It has been some time coming, but the luxurious, low-carbon result has been well worth waiting for. Breaday Gill History Breaday Gill forms part of a courtyard conversion of traditional stone farm buildings at North Farm, Silpho; […]

RSPB Bempton Cliffs – A Child’s Eye View

RSPB Bempton Cliffs and their world-famous seabird colonies are a family favourite.  The best place in England to see, hear and smell seabirds! More than 200,000 birds (from April to August) make the cliffs come alive – with adults bringing food to their nests, or young chicks making their first faltering flights. Charles Harrison (age 12), […]