Category Archive: Countryfile

A Countryfile Live ‘appearance’

You may remember that Ellie Harrison and Countryfile visited Yew View in 2016, to film a piece about the work I am doing there. We had a wonderful day and we captured some… Continue reading

An Appearance on BBC Countryfile Winter Diaries

Just before Christmas, I welcomed the BBC Countryfile team to my garden, along with presenter Paul Martin, to film a piece for their Winter Diaries series. Our brief was to show the different… Continue reading

The Bumble Bee Trust at BBC Countryfile Live!

Had a great day at Countryfile Live Show at Blenheim Palace on Thursday, when I volunteered on the Bumble Bee Conservation Stand. The show was packed with activities, talks and demonstrations and the… Continue reading

A Mandarin makes a visit….

Not quite the Spring day I had hoped for at Yew View this week, with the low, grey cloud persisting just about all day and obscuring any warmth we might have felt from… Continue reading

Talking Tawnies, Reed Buntings, Carnivorous Badgers & BBC Countryfile….

It has been another busy and exciting week at Yew View… where do I start? As, in my garden, the tawnies are a key species at the moment. The Yew View tawny pair… Continue reading