Why do we need to protect Ancient Woodland?

We know that trees are home to such an array of wildlife and we already know that being amongst them is good for our mental health, but all that aside, and apart from the fact they create oxygen, why should we protect them?   Trees are the lungs of the earth, they are all interconnected,Continue reading “Why do we need to protect Ancient Woodland?”

Petition to save ancient woodlands from HS2

My petition is for the Government to “Review the route and construction plans for HS2 for environmental reasons.” Current plans for HS2 involve the destruction of woodlands and use of unsustainable building materials.We want all ancient woodland left untouched and modern, environmentally friendly materials to be used, not materials like concrete. This petition is notContinue reading “Petition to save ancient woodlands from HS2”

Let’s Explore … The Blog

My ‘Let’s Explore…’ videos are snapshot POV edits that I put together to give a taster of what I get up to when I’m not working! Below you will find edits from a few of my adventures from the last few years from exploring the Chilterns on our doorstep to venturing in the Swiss Alps.Continue reading “Let’s Explore … The Blog”

Lifeventure Thermal Mug Review

One thing I love almost more than walking, and exploring, and that is tea. A strong ‘builders tea’ to start my day, and finish it.. And of course a few in between.. But when out filming walks you can’t just put the kettle on. Of course that isn’t a complaint but there is one thing IContinue reading “Lifeventure Thermal Mug Review”

Duke of Edinburgh Awards

2016 was the Diamond Anniversary for the DofE Awards and through The Outdoor Guide I have been commissioned to create an end of year edit that collates all their events from their 60th Anniversary year. Throughout the year ambassadors and celebrities had taken on challenges to raise money and awareness of the work the DofEContinue reading “Duke of Edinburgh Awards”

Salomon XA Pro Review

These are my second pair of Salomons, the first I wore down on the fells in the Lake District. Is there such thing as too much running? In this case apparently so! As time went on and the ice started to appear I had to replace my bright green shoes with another pair, of greenContinue reading “Salomon XA Pro Review”

Buff Review

Everyone loves a good Buff, and for me, this is the item that I always have in my rucksack. But for those who have never heard of a Buff before, it is a lightweight neck scarf for travel and outdoor activities. It can be used as a headscarf too, in fact, there are so manyContinue reading “Buff Review”