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A life more wild by C&S

A Life More Wild - Series 1


Series one of A Life More Wild took us to some fabulous places to meet some fascinating people. We cooked on the beach with Gill Meller, got rained on with Megan McCubbin, baked in the sun with Alex George and… passed on jumping into a freezing river with Sian Lewis. We also spoke to some of our owners to hear their stories of setting up in the countryside.

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Our series 1 guests 

Episode 1: Mya-Rose Craig

We meet Mya-Rose Craig, an avid bird-watcher and president of a charity she established, Black2Nature, which campaigns for equal access to nature for all.

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Episode 2: Gill Meller

Gill Meller, a chef and food writer who developed his philosophy at River Cottage, tells us more about his passion for simple, seasonal cooking and takes us foraging in Dorset.

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Episode 3: Ruth Allen

Ruth Allen is a psychotherapist, trainer and writer who specialises in outdoor practice. We meet her in the Peak District, where she is based, to talk more about nature’s potential effect on our mental health.

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Episode 4: Sian Lewis

Sian Lewis is an award-winning travel writer, blogger and speaker who is dedicated to finding happiness outside and championing easy adventures that beginners can try.

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Episode 5: Billie Marten

Billie Marten is a singer songwriter from the rolling hills of North Yorkshire, where the outdoors and nature have inspired much of her writing.  

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Episode 6: Megan McCubbin

Megan McCubbin, known for her appearances on Springwatch, tells us about spotting an otter’s dinner, the hearts in a butterfly’s wings and growing up with barn owls in the bathroom.

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Episode 7: Dr Alex George

We stomped round Richmond park with Dr Alex George as he explained his own past trauma, how he ended up in his current position and pointed out the strangest place to find a kite.

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