Crowd at Slapton Manor

Diversification Innovator of the Year

11th November 2019

Slapton Manor Farm, Northamptonshire, has been awarded Diversification Innovator of the Year (Small to Medium) at the British Farming Awards. Run by Barbara Smith and her two daughters, Sam and Jo, the diversification of their […]

People attending the Farm Business Innovation show

Farm Business Innovation Show

4th November 2019

Our pre-show top picks from this year’s largest land diversification event. The Farm Business Innovation Show aims to inspire farmers, landowners and rural entrepreneurs with new prospects of land diversification. Held over two days at […]

Interior of a Mongolian yurt

Mongolian Yurts for Sale

17th May 2019

Fred’s Yurts, award winning yurt supplier to events including Hay Festival and Glastonbury, is now importing these spectacular structures for sale. Available from 5m to 19m in diameter, they feature handcrafted Mongolian frames with a […]

Glamping tent outside at dusk

Do you have a Magical Setting?

17th May 2019

This summer, Amber’s Bell Tents Camping launches four new franchise sites across England. They’re in wildly different settings, but each gives unique access to special landscapes and activities. Walcis Farm offers wild swimming from a […]

A remote controllable micro wind turbine

Remote Controllable Micro Wind Turbine

17th May 2019

UK-based wind turbine manufacturer, FuturEnergy, has met the challenge of producing the first remote controllable micro wind turbine, perfect for power where grid connections are not possible and for battery charging for distributed power. Good […]

The Peregrine Tree House on the Knepp Estate

Second Tree House for Knepp

17th May 2019

The New Leaf Treehouse Co has completed a second tree house for Knepp Safaris on the remarkable Knepp Estate, home to the country’s most important rewilding project (see Charlie Burrell and Isabella Tree). The Peregrine […]

Open glazed Zoobox structure

Looking for Remarkable Locations in the UK

17th May 2019

Having raised €5.5 million from backers to make ecotourism site partnerships worldwide, Irish start-up Zoobox is now looking to the UK market for landowners with remarkable locations. The company works with landowners to create eco-tourism […]

Happy couple in the countryside

Scottish Wedding Trends

16th May 2019

Scottish Wedding Directory’s annual survey has revealed the cost of the average Scottish wedding is £35,674 and is now more likely to take place in autumn than summer. The price of weddings has risen 15 […]

Adlington Hall heritage wedding venue

Best Heritage Wedding Venue

28th April 2019

Congratulations to Adlington Hall, Cheshire, winner of the Best Heritage Wedding Venue at the UK Heritage Awards, held by Visit Heritage. Chosen for its stunning scenery and team of wedding coordinators. Visit Heritage said: “One […]

VisitEngland Pink Book launched

VisitEngland Launches New Pink Book

27th April 2019

VisitEngland has launched an updated Pink Book, an overview of the legal obligations for English accommodation providers. Now in its 10th edition, ‘The Pink Book: Legislation for tourist accommodation’ provides guidance for running an accommodation […]