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Liverpool Giants: Liverpool’s Dream 2018

By | October 13th, 2018|Arts, Events|

A bus sliced in two by an ENORMOUS knife. A car impaled by a MASSIVE fork. EXTRA-LARGE clothes hanging from a HUGE washing line…

Strange things happen when Giants come to […]

Lost Connection, an Earthwatch event

By | September 27th, 2016|Events, Wildlife|

Lost Connection, an Earthwatch event

Doors to the Royal Geographical Society are open to the greats of scientific exploration. Tales of expeditions and adventure have filled it’s halls but I imagine […]

Snake’s Head Fritillary (Fritillaria meleagris)

By | April 18th, 2016|Flowers|

Wildflower meadows peppered with colourful native plants have become a rare sight in the UK. The snake’s head fritillary (Fritillaria meleagris) is rarer still.

Ancient hay meadows have been lost to […]

Bluebell Photography Tips

By | April 10th, 2016|Flowers|

Ancient British woodlands can reveal magical, seasonal sights. None more colourful than beech forests and bluebells in spring. Native bluebells are a popular but challenging subject to photograph. […]

Palau, Pacific Island Paradise

By | March 31st, 2016|Travel, Videos|

Beautiful, pristine Palau! From above – and below – this small island nation is an eye-popping wonderland. These emerald dots in the Pacific Ocean belong to a 100-mile long archipelago […]

Diving with Manta Rays – Yap, Micronesia

By | March 28th, 2016|Travel, Videos, Wildlife|

I once had a magical – if fleeting- encounter with a giant oceanic manta in the Galapagos Islands. That one brief sighting led to a growing fascination with mantas…and a […]

Mousehole Christmas Lights, Cornwall

By | December 28th, 2015|Travel|

Tucked away in a rocky cove of west Cornwall lies the quiet fishing village of Mousehole. Visit in winter, however, and things get a whole lot busier. And brighter!

Mousehole harbour […]

Ocean Adventure, Cornwall

By | June 26th, 2015|Videos, Wildlife|

Step into the UK’s offshore waters and you have the chance to encounter some amazing marine life. With this in mind I travelled from my landlocked home in Oxford to […]

Liverpool Giants: Memories of August 1914

By | August 1st, 2014|Arts, Events|

A sleeping giant woke in the city of Liverpool to share stories of a war that will never be forgotten…

 

Memories of August 1914: Commemorating WWI
August 2014 marked the centenary […]

Sea Odyssey: Giant Spectacular, Liverpool

By | April 22nd, 2012|Arts, Events|

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Giant snores reverberated around Kings Dock before two huge marionettes were brought to life by the Lilliputian crew of Royal de Luxe, a French street theatre company here to commemorate […]