Wilding Weekend 2024 (Updated Apr24)

Full steam ahead for our third Wilding Weekend. It will be on 15th and [...]

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To burn or not to burn (Mar24)

Are fires the best way of getting rid of garden waste or clearing landscapes? [...]

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In conversation with Isabella Tree (Nov23)!!

The Electric Palace in Bridport was packed. The Bridport Literary Festival or Bridlit had managed to [...]

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Why do scything & wilding go hand in hand (oct23)

Our scything day was joyous. Watching the scythers sweep through the grass was a [...]

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Wilding Weekend Video (Sep23)

Watch the video of our Wilding Weekend, held in June 2023 - including interviews [...]

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Our Wilding Weekend Was Wonderful! (Jun23)

It was tremendously exciting to get such positive feedback from visitors to our Wilding [...]

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COME TO OUR WILDING WEEKEND ON 17TH & 18TH OF JUNE 2023

During the weekend there will be guided tours, talks, exhibitors and stalls with information [...]

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Dorset Life interviews me! (Jun23)

I loved being described as ‘probably the most effective person you’ve never heard of’! [...]

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No Fence Farming in Romania (May23)

We cycled for over 100 miles and didn’t go through a gate.  The Transylvanian [...]

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Sheep are like locusts (Apr23)

A flock of sheep will eat pretty well everything in their path – wildflowers, [...]

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Our Wilding Weekend in June 2023 (Mar Update)

On 17th and 18th June 2023, my husband Jamie Macdonald and I will be [...]

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Come and Listen to me talk about wilding – on 29th March 2023

I’m going to be speaking about Wilding at Slader’s Yard, West Bay (near Bridport) [...]

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Wild about Wilding (Jan23)

We organised the very first Wilding Weekend in June 2022, at our home in [...]

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Second Wilding Weekend in June 2023 (Jan23)

Come to our next Wilding Weekend on 17th and 18th June 2023. We’ll be [...]

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My Mother was the first person in the UK to be buried in a mycelium coffin (Nov22)

When I tell people about my mother’s coffin, the most common response is ‘what’s [...]

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Welcome to our Wilding Weekend (Jun22)

Find out more about what’s happening at our Wilding Weekend. How it started, who [...]

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Wild about Knepp (May22)

My trip to Knepp was a revelation.  For those who do not know this [...]

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Where the Rainforest Meets the Sea (Apr22)

It felt magical. We walked through the thick tangled forest and yet only meters [...]

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Pura Vida Costa Rica (Apr22)

Having successfully navigated a rapid as we rafted away from Pacuare Lodge in Central [...]

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Woohoo – A barn owl has nested in our box! (Feb22)

I can’t believe it. We put up the barn owl box in an old [...]

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Help! An Insect Apocalypse is happening right now… (Dec21)

The frightening thing is that we may not be aware of how devastating the [...]

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Rewild schools before it’s too late (Jul21)

Rewild the world before it’s too late!  I’m supporting Operation Future Hope in their [...]

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Frogs, toads and newts (Jun21)

I’ve just sent my first recording of toads and newts to the Amphibian & [...]

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Why is our MP not supporting the Dorset National Park? (May21)

Why hasn’t Chris Loder, Dorset MP, talked to the Dorset National Park supporters? Chris [...]

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Farmers Must STOP Killing Earth (Dec20)

Why are most rivers brown or red? A soupy earthy colour.  It’s because they [...]

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BEING FRIENDLY TO BARN OWLS (Dec20)

I’m learning about owls.  My interest has been propelled by the regular nightly call [...]

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Scorched earth in Sicily (Oct20)

What a beautiful time of year to come to this island perched on Italy’s [...]

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Wilding week 2 (Jul20)

The diggers are in their element The water meadow is now looking pretty earthy [...]

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Wilding has started… (Jul20)

Yesterday, the diggers and dumpers arrived, along with the wonderful Andrew George and his [...]

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