Finding the forest

Children enjoy making a den in Epping Forest
Helen Bigham reflects on how nature can play a part in Waltham Forest’s year as Borough of Culture This...

Delights of nature

Walthamstow illustrator Emma Bond
Helen Bigham finds joy in the small things Nature is on our doorstep and research has shown that getting...

To bee or not to bee

Suntrap Centre
Helen Bigham finds local solutions to a global problem Shocking research states that plummeting insect numbers threaten the collapse...

Falling into the Suntrap

An environmental centre has been educating local schoolchildren for decades, writes Helen Bigham Not all classrooms have four walls. Visiting Suntrap Forest...