Blackstone and a Lost Truck Saved

Full article from edition 2. Includes photos not published in the hard-copy version. Photos and text by Ilay Cooper.                                   ‘We walked … towards Kimmeridge… descended the cliffs at Calcium Ledge, in the mossy cave there was a thickish layer of...

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 Road, between the villages of Langton Matravers and Kingston, opposite the junction to Worth Matravers....

Museum Piece – the beginning, edition 2

                                    There’s a little museum tucked away in a tiny corner of Purbeck, nestling on the crossroads of time at a place called Worth Matravers. Some say the ages have passed it by; that civilisation wreaks havoc like a whirlwind...

Sylvan Champions

Full article from edition 2 This area is home to the UK’s largest known black poplar and white willow trees.  The management of these trees is still in its infancy, but we need to be identifying the veteran trees of...