Country Notes

Shoots must be places of buzzing biodiversity

Patrick Galbraith on the complex ethics of butter substitutes

Patrick Galbraith hears a rare bird but fails with the rod

Plants, not hobbyists, are best for bees

Patrick Galbraith enjoys a frustrating day with dog and gun

Patrick Galbraith laments the increasing loneliness of rural life

Patrick Galbraith bags an unlikely deer: a roadkill roe buck

Patrick Galbraith says field sports are a boon for male friendship

Patrick Galbraith on rural racism and the fear of outsiders

Patrick Galbraith says the rural vote is up for grabs