Isles of Scilly
Discover Megan Gallacher, a photographer from Norfolk, who contributes her photography collection called 'En Noer' to Stories within Our Isles evoking the life and culture on the Isles of Scilly.
Kingston upon Hull
Explore Studio Kettle's designs in their contribution to Stories within Our Isles that promotes a deeper attachment to our belongings.
Explore the article by Tanmay Saxena, designer & filmmaker, who designs sustainable, handmade clothes. 'Darker than' is Tanmay's collection of handmade clothes inspired by his response to the changing landscape and light of Seven Sisters in East Sussex.
Fred Price is a farmer from rural Somerset who talks about soil health and agroecology.
Jess Wheeler, designer and ceramist, on where in the British Isles she gets the inspiration.
Lottie Hampson series entitled 'Still Here' traces her family history to the River Usk in Wales.
Explore Joe Winstanley's Skai, a series of prints inspired by the landscape of the Peak District.
Explore Grania Howard's series of photography called Cob Culture. Taken during her travels across the British Isles, Grania captures the unique connection between travellers and their horses.
From his journey within the Dee Valley, Jac Williams ventures across fields and farms talking to and capturing the lives of Welsh farmers.
Isle of Anglesey
Explore Maria Bell's photography collection that captures the Welsh sea salt harvesters at work.
Explore the work of Chloé Rosetta Bell, a versatile designer, greatly inspired by the British landscape and by the people who live and work amidst its tides and seasons.
Isle of Anglesey
Read about Sam Lomas' journey, his love for cafes and the inspiration behind 'Tide'.
Explore the following article and photography, where Welsh surfer, Urien Dwyfor Davies-Hughes, discusses his love for surfing and the Welsh coast.
Read about India Johnson, weaver and founder of the Orkney Cloth Company, who makes natural materials inspired by the local Orkney landscape.
Isle of Skye
Printmaker Olivia Lucy writes about her journey through the landscape of rural Scotland. Finishing up in the Isle of Skye, she writes how it inspired her to create a new series of prints.
Read how Jamie Boult is inspired by his local Scottish landscape, and how he creates his up-cycled and sustainable products from the rural materials he finds within it.
Meet Rory Hudson, a craftsman and woodworker, who talks about his deep connection to trees and how he uses his craft in woodworking to create a legacy for others to enjoy.
Katie Pankowski is a photographer and writer. Read about how her journeys through the landscape of rural Wales inspired her so much to create her photography series.
Meet the set of brothers, who are creating exciting projects based around them in rural Wales.
Jessica Langford-Snape bakes in the rural setting of Somerset. She offers a seasonal recipe to savour.
Meet the rural chefs, who have co-founded the supper club series and blog Guido e Marfa that is based on their mutual love for using local, British ingredients to cook traditional Italian dishes.
Xanthe Gladstone, the up-and-coming vegetarian chef, talks about the joy of finding of her culinary niche, and her plan to bring communities together with food.
The young entrepreneurial duo, who founded Two Islands Ice Cream in the heart of Abersoch, talk about the importance of using local, quality ingredients, plus they share a tasty recipe.
Meet the couple behind Shell on Earth, a sustainable company born out of the desire of husband and wife team Jordan and Caryl Andrews to recycle crushed whelk shells.
Isle of Anglesey
Designer Jess Lea-Wilson talks about living beside the Menai Strait, her love of the landscape of Anglesey, and her characterful series of prints focusing on her favourite places on the island.
Read and explore Rosie Brown's article and captivating photography series called 'Chasing Fish', depicting a fisherman and his deep relationship with the sea. The collection of photographs were taken on the Cornish coastline.
Meet Joshua Hales, wild boar farmer, tending to his sounder of wild boar that forage within woodland of ash and silver birch.
Old Lands is run by three generations of the Bosanquet family. Read about its history, sustainability, and how it aims to continue inspiring the younger generations to explore the outdoors.
Read how Jethro Tennant, Salt Harvester, went from boiling seawater over his stove at home to supplying his award-winning Dorset sea salt across the whole of the British Isles.
The following article and photography sees Grace Kate Niemen capture the pure joy of exploring the rural environment. Read about her passion in finding photography to enjoy the countryside.
Read about the life and workings of Jonathan and Annabelle Crump, farmers and cheesemakers who make Double and Single Gloucester Cheese, the latter a PDO.
Meet Bertie Weal, who discusses the art of fly-fishing, and his deep affection of being at one with nature whilst fishing along the riverbanks.
Lucy Augé is an artist who captures the fragile essence of nature. Working between abstraction and representation, explore the following words & imagery, where Lucy describes working alongside nature and the seasons.
The two architects from Scotland, Colin and Megan Baillie, are inspired by the ancient croft buildings of Scotland. Explore their beautiful designs and words in their contribution to Stories within Our Isles.
Read the contribution by Amy Stringfellow, craftswoman and boat builder, who talks about her love for boat building in Cornwall.
Meet Hannah Thomas, a forager and chef, who is inspired by using foods from her local landscape. Read about her love for the rural landscape and where she sources her local ingredients.
Sophie Twining is a printmaker inspired by the ocean and seascape of the British Isles. Read how she describes her deep connection to the ocean through her project 'Blue Mind'.
Read the article by Ben Porter from Wales, who talks about his love for the local Welsh landscape and its wildlife.
Mohamed Hassan is a photographer inspired by his local rural surroundings in Neyland, Pembrokeshire. Explore his photography series called 'Witnessing Wales', which he contributes to Stories within Our Isles.
Read the following contribution to Stories within Our Isles by Alice V Robinson, a fashion designer from rural Shropshire, who is sustainably-driven in her innovative and progressive designers.
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Read the contributions in Stories within Our Isles by some of the most regenerative and sustainable lives in the British Isles.