Tales from the Riverbank

Currency is just about to make life very difficult

I love this time of year, still relatively warm but autumn and winter are definitely on their way. Trees are clinging to their leaves but greens are giving way to gold and rust. On the forest floor the best of the year’s fungi is pushing through...

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Severn & Wye to look after a bit of history

Major news for us several weeks ago was confirmation that the Environment Agency had chosen Severn and Wye as the preferred bidder for custodianship of Lydney Docks. Of course our plans and ideas for bringing life and interest back to this historic site...

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One man's gain is another man's ruin

Farmed Salmon You know how they say the grass is always greener the other side of the fence. Well for anyone vaguely connected to the salmon business you can’t help but take an envious glance over the fence and see the position salmon farmers find...

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