Butterflies and other reasons to smile

2020-03-26T06:44:47+00:00March 26th, 2020|

As we retreat inside, early butterflies are venturing out. Malcolm Hull of Hertfordshire and Middlesex Butterfly Conservation explains what they've done to encourage the return of the once locally extinct small blue butterfly, and how you could help. Plus we'll have tips if you're setting out growing your own from home, and mentions for lots of [...]

Fabulous fungi

2019-11-07T07:34:21+00:00November 7th, 2019|

The woods around St.Albans are blooming – not with flowers but with weird and wonderful fungi. Herts and Middlesex Trust Reserves Officer Laura Baker explores the world of fungi with Amanda Yorwerth, and has some tips for ones to spot on your woodland walk. Plus, Rebecca Pannese, Project and Amenities Officer from Sandridge Parish Council [...]