How (not) to build a clay oven
25th January 2020
Trials and tribulations of a novice clay oven builder
The Diary of a Botany Beginner
22nd January 2019
Ahead of Las Chimeneas’ first Botany Week at the end of March, with botanist Mark Spencer, amateur naturalist David Urry takes us through his first botanising forays in Las Alpujarras.
Confetti of the Gods
27th January 2018
Let's consider again the almond tree. And what a fabulous, beautiful yet utterly dunder-headed bit of timber it is. Completely, ethereally lovely, yet in truth an apple short of a picnic, if you can forgive this arboreal mixing of metaphor.