Raspberries in December!

In Stoke Park, dozens of plants are flowering out of season. What’s going on? Steve says: “This all revolves around rising temperatures – a soil temperature of above 16C stimulates plants to grow. At the moment the soil temperature is warming up so quickly it is causing all sorts of things to grow out of Read more about Raspberries in December![…]

Steve England by Memorial October 2009

Bristol campaigner’s despair at the destruction of historic park

From the Bristol Evening Post Saturday, October 17, 2009 Centuries of history is being lost due to the mismanagement of Stoke Park, according to one campaigner. Earlier this year, Bristol City Council agreed to buy the land, which they plan to graze a herd of cows on, but it is currently owned by a consortium Read more about Bristol campaigner’s despair at the destruction of historic park[…]