Plantlife is leading a nationally-coordinated programme of action to save the UK’s remaining wildflower-rich meadows and grasslands through the Saving Our Magnificent Meadows project. This project is a £3million heritage Lottery Fund supported project which hopes to transform the fortunes of Britains vanishing meadows and grassland. Only 2% of the meadows and grasslands that existed in the 1930s r
Kevin McClouds, Grand Designs (www.channel4.com) is essential viewing for most architects and is great inspiration for people taking on a build project. Dermot Bannons Room to Improve (RTE) is equally interesting for small builds and extensions and has that same addictive charm about its production. But what of Landscape Architects and inspiration for their clients, what is available there?
Plan Magazine decided to include a story about an Irish Landscape Architect in their most recent publication. I am thrilled they wanted to publish this interview with me! We chat about why I chose Landscape Architecture, about working abroad, what its like to work for yourself and advice for people starting off on their career paths, perhaps finishing college. We filled up 2 pages without much eff
The Dry Stone Wall Association of Ireland is just something I’ve recently stumbled across, and it seems to be a very good source of information on all things related to Dry Stone Walling. It has a very comprehensive list of books to do with walling, so I just thought I’d post up this link and promote them a little. Its a great idea, we really need to keep all these old skills and I for