Tag Archive for 'Countryfile'

Countryfile’s Matt Baker to give free children’s workshop at Floral Guernsey’s Autumn Festival Week

September 8th, 2012 by Floral Guernsey

Floral Guernsey’s Autumn Festival Week will include a visit from Countryfile presenter Matt Baker. Mr Baker is hosting a breakfast at The Farmhouse Hotel, St Saviours (Perry’s Guide ref: 14 C4) from 9.15 am to 11 am on Sunday 7 October 2012 when he will share his favourite encounters from his time presenting Countryfile, including […]

Ellie Harrison of BBC’s Countryfile goes ormering around Lihou Island

January 27th, 2012 by Richard Lord

BBC One’s Countryfile came to Guernsey in early January 2012 to film island life. Countryfile presenter Ellie Harrison searched the intertidal area around Lihou Island off Guernsey’s west coast for the ormer, Haliotis tuberculata, which is a large marine snail that is a culinary delicacy.

Ethnobotanist James Wong visits Amherst Primary School Gardening Club to share his knowledge

October 9th, 2011 by Bedell Group

Ethnobotanist and TV gardener James Wong visited the Amherst Primary School Gardening Club as part of the Bedell Little Green Fingers Schools’ Project. Mr Wong visited Guernsey for Floral Guernsey’s Autumn Festival Week, sponsored by Skipton International.