BBC Countryfile Magazine

BBC Countryfile Magazine

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Sound Escape 41: the magical music of a mountain stream

Be calmed by the relaxing giggle of a stream tumbling off Sugar Loaf mountain in the Brecon Beacons near Abergavenny. BBC Countryfile Magazine's Sound Escapes are a gentle postcard from the British countryside each week that allows you a soothing few minutes escape into the wild, ...  Show more

127. Foraging for fungi and other mysteries in Dorset with John Wright

Learn about the magic and mystery of fungi with expert mushroom hunter John Wright. He joins our own Kevin Parr for a ramble in a hidden corner of Dorset. John's book A Spotters Guide to Countryside Mysteries is out now. Later in the plodcast, the team talk about the etiquette of ...  Show more

Sound Escape 40: the delicious sound of feet crunching on fallen leaves in an ancient woodland

Enjoy an autumn dog walk through a beech and oak woodland and listen to feet crunching on leaves while the wind seethes through the canopy. BBC Countryfile Magazine's Sound Escapes are a weekly audio postcard from the countryside giving you a taste of the season wherever you are ...  Show more

126. The big issues facing the English countryside – a discussion with Tony Juniper at Wicken Fen – PART 2

Hear about the big issues facing the English countryside from and Chair of Natural England, Tony Juniper. The conservationist and environmental campaigner reveals the actions being taken to protect our landscapes and wildlife – and some of the challenges we all face in the coming ...  Show more

Sound Escape 39: Relax to the rhythm of the sea swirling on a rocky shore

Slow down the pace of your day with this short audio postcard from the countryside – waves swooshing and swirling around rocky outcrops of a rugged Gower coastline. BBC Countryfile Magazine's Sound Escapes give you a chance to relax to the sounds of the countryside – wherever you ...  Show more

125. Talking with Tony Juniper, the Chair of Natural England, at Wicken Fen – PART ONE

A plodcast special – in two parts. Rob Yorke meets conservationist, environmental compaigner and now Chair of Natural England Tony Juniper at Wicken Fen in Cambridgeshire to talk about how England's wildlife and landscape can be better protected and enhanced in the face of develo ...  Show more