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Country Life

Apr 20 2022
Magazine

Published by Time Inc. (UK) Ltd Country Life, the quintessential English magazine, is undoubtedly one of the biggest and instantly recognisable brands in the UK today. It has a unique core mix of contemporary country-related editorial and top end property advertising. Editorially, the magazine comments in-depth on a wide variety of subjects, such as architecture, the arts, gardens and gardening, travel, the countryside, field-sports and wildlife. With renowned columnists and superb photography Country Life delivers the very best of British life every week.

Miss Megan Maureen Abernethy-Hope

Streets ahead

Country Life

Town & Country

A hymn for Ukraine

No one-trick pony

Revealing our greatest houses

Good week for

Bad week for

On the brink

Listing bid for garden treasure

The bar’s open

Ladies’ man

Country Mouse • Ashes to ashes

Town Mouse • Packing on the timber

100 years ago in COUNTRY LIFE April 22, 1922

Oh the agony! • Agony aunt Mrs Hudson solves your dilemmas

A novel note

Town & Country Notebook

In the spotlight • Golden pheasant (Chrysolophus pictus)

Wines of the week

Stone the crows… or hang them?

Letters to the Editor

Dancing with daffodils

Athena • We need money to keep the music alive

The way we were Photographs from the COUNTRY LIFE archive

A Dance to the Music of Time by Nicolas Poussin • Charlotte Mullins comments on A Dance to the Music of Time

The moonlight hunt • Pippin sees off an intruder and spring comes to Dumfriesshire

The ‘Doctor Dolittle’ stories

A change of tone

What they said

This dumb blonde ain’t nobody’s fool • Blessed with good looks and a sunny personality, it hardly seems fair that golden retrievers are also intelligent and adaptable–but it does explain their popularity, says Katy Birchall

The golden touch

A brief history of golden retrievers

Satan of the riverbank • More bat than bird, the cormorant might have a gait that makes a penguin look like a supermodel, but it is actually a fearsome and effective aquatic predator, says Harry Pearson

The cormorant and the shag

Kitchen garden cook Asparagus

More ways with Asparagus

Snakes one to know one • Snake it up, says Hetty Lintell, as she explores the allure of the serpent

News of the hues • The latest wallpapers and paints to inspire, selected by Amelia Thorpe

The colours and textures of the past • Traditional paints and lime mortars–prized for their sympathy to historic buildings –are sought after for their subtle colours and finishes, too, finds Arabella Youens

Tradition and modernity • The imaginative extension of a farmhouse in the spirit of Lutyens and the Arts-and-Crafts Movement has created a delightful and humane family home, Jeremy Musson reports

Surrey spectacular • If these impressive properties are anything to go by, this resilient county is in fine health

New kids on the block • Exciting developments and new-builds shaking up the property world

A perfect finish • The renovation of an old barn led the way to the making of two new interconnecting gardens that together reflect the Cotswold vernacular and the contemporary interior, reveals Tiffany Daneff

Watering plans

Horticultural aide-mémoire Plant gladioli

Where the wildflowers grow • We have lost nearly 100% of Britain’s precious wildflower meadows since the 1930s, but, happily, more of us are sowing our own than ever, says Sarah Langford

Hello, petal: seven species to sow

News

Don’t forget to write home • In our new series, Hugh...


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Frequency: Weekly Pages: 124 Publisher: Future Publishing Ltd Edition: Apr 20 2022

OverDrive Magazine

  • Release date: April 19, 2022

Formats

OverDrive Magazine

subjects

Travel & Outdoor

Languages

English

Published by Time Inc. (UK) Ltd Country Life, the quintessential English magazine, is undoubtedly one of the biggest and instantly recognisable brands in the UK today. It has a unique core mix of contemporary country-related editorial and top end property advertising. Editorially, the magazine comments in-depth on a wide variety of subjects, such as architecture, the arts, gardens and gardening, travel, the countryside, field-sports and wildlife. With renowned columnists and superb photography Country Life delivers the very best of British life every week.

Miss Megan Maureen Abernethy-Hope

Streets ahead

Country Life

Town & Country

A hymn for Ukraine

No one-trick pony

Revealing our greatest houses

Good week for

Bad week for

On the brink

Listing bid for garden treasure

The bar’s open

Ladies’ man

Country Mouse • Ashes to ashes

Town Mouse • Packing on the timber

100 years ago in COUNTRY LIFE April 22, 1922

Oh the agony! • Agony aunt Mrs Hudson solves your dilemmas

A novel note

Town & Country Notebook

In the spotlight • Golden pheasant (Chrysolophus pictus)

Wines of the week

Stone the crows… or hang them?

Letters to the Editor

Dancing with daffodils

Athena • We need money to keep the music alive

The way we were Photographs from the COUNTRY LIFE archive

A Dance to the Music of Time by Nicolas Poussin • Charlotte Mullins comments on A Dance to the Music of Time

The moonlight hunt • Pippin sees off an intruder and spring comes to Dumfriesshire

The ‘Doctor Dolittle’ stories

A change of tone

What they said

This dumb blonde ain’t nobody’s fool • Blessed with good looks and a sunny personality, it hardly seems fair that golden retrievers are also intelligent and adaptable–but it does explain their popularity, says Katy Birchall

The golden touch

A brief history of golden retrievers

Satan of the riverbank • More bat than bird, the cormorant might have a gait that makes a penguin look like a supermodel, but it is actually a fearsome and effective aquatic predator, says Harry Pearson

The cormorant and the shag

Kitchen garden cook Asparagus

More ways with Asparagus

Snakes one to know one • Snake it up, says Hetty Lintell, as she explores the allure of the serpent

News of the hues • The latest wallpapers and paints to inspire, selected by Amelia Thorpe

The colours and textures of the past • Traditional paints and lime mortars–prized for their sympathy to historic buildings –are sought after for their subtle colours and finishes, too, finds Arabella Youens

Tradition and modernity • The imaginative extension of a farmhouse in the spirit of Lutyens and the Arts-and-Crafts Movement has created a delightful and humane family home, Jeremy Musson reports

Surrey spectacular • If these impressive properties are anything to go by, this resilient county is in fine health

New kids on the block • Exciting developments and new-builds shaking up the property world

A perfect finish • The renovation of an old barn led the way to the making of two new interconnecting gardens that together reflect the Cotswold vernacular and the contemporary interior, reveals Tiffany Daneff

Watering plans

Horticultural aide-mémoire Plant gladioli

Where the wildflowers grow • We have lost nearly 100% of Britain’s precious wildflower meadows since the 1930s, but, happily, more of us are sowing our own than ever, says Sarah Langford

Hello, petal: seven species to sow

News

Don’t forget to write home • In our new series, Hugh...


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