Rob is an independent commentator on rural affairs and a communicator seeking common ground around agriculture, nature conservation, farming, wildlife, forestry, birds, fieldsports, rewilding. He is also a rural chartered surveyor.
We could say that the UK is suffering from agoraphobia – anxiety where sufferers perceive a space over which they have little or no control. The word originates from early Greek when citizens would gather in the agora, a wide open gathering place, where citizens collected to hear news. It also served as a marketplace where … Continue reading Collective sticks