Making Charcoal – Greenwood Workshop

We followed Toby Hoad, he of The Greenwood Workshop, for a few days to see how charcoal is made the old-fashioned way. He sources timber...

Museum Piece – The Square & Compass Pub

Another of Cath Newman's charming descriptions of the extraordinary objects to be found at the Museum in the Square and Compass pub, Worth Matravers....

Wilkswood Farm

Wilkswood Farm A Conservation Showcase In many respects, Paul Loudoun is a rare breed of farmer, becoming less so as the benefits of older methods of...

Lucy Tidbury’s perfect pet portraits

Lucy Tidbury paints stunningly true to life portraits that capture not only the image of the animal but the essence of their characters, too. Full...

Short Story Competition

Time Weavers – Withy Lobster Pots

Full article from edition 5 By Geoffrey Stubbs Images by Starlight Photography & G Stubbs   Triangulated above the ancient mine-pocked cliffs of Winspit and Seacombe stands an...

Burngate Stone Carving Centre

School of Hard Knocks Reconnecting with the Earth at Burngate Stone Carving Centre                                     Burngate Stone Carving Centre perches on what is known locally as The Top...

Das Auto Dub – Purbeck Does Volkswagon

Full Article from Edition 6 Wagons on Washpond Lane Words and images by Mutton Geoff          Overlooking Swanage Bay and The Isle of Wight, Herston Leisure Park...

A Purbeck Expedition

Hit the Heights of Purbeck with Charlie Hobbs AKA Charlie the Bikemonger By Charlie Hobbs Images by G Stubbs Vital Stats: Distance: 29.136km 18 ish miles Total ascent: 654...

Rhubarbylicious – Jam Recipe

  Full recipes from edition 6 The Jammy Bodger Gets Tangy By Mel Sellings Illustration by Helen Young    Love it or hate it, call it fruit or veg, everyone...

A Traction Attraction

Wareham & Purbeck YFC & Vintage Ploughing Match, 5 Oct 2013 Full article from edition 6 including previously unpublished photographs of tractors and their owners. By...

Olive Tree Cookery School Recipe

Pigeon and Pickled Wild Mushroom Bruschetta with Blackberry Dressing Serves 4 Full recipe from edition 7 Introduced by Sara Sinagulia, recipe by Giuseppe! Photographed by Starlight Photography at...

A Handful of Wildlife Edition 7

Full article, by Julian Sawyer. Click on images to enlarge.                           Hare (Lepus europaeus) The Brown Hare is struggling in some parts of the country but here on...