Jan Goodey

Development Threat to Welsh National Parks

Jan Goodey
| 11th May 2017

There's a shift occurring in the stewardship of the UK's National Parks - a move towards legislating for greater freedom to plunder the Parks' natural resources for financial gain with conservation of natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage taking a back seat. JAN GOODEY reports on the looming threat to the National Parks in Wales

Read Article

Hauling sweet chestnut roundwood up the steep include. Photo: Moulsecoomb Forest Garden.

A green building in a green forest shade

Jan Goodey
| 28th June 2014
A Sussex-based forest gardening project has overcome adversity to celebrate its 20th anniversary, writes Jan Goodey. And now it features one of the most eco of eco-builds in Britain, using all local timber, clay, straw ... and wine bottles.

Read Article

A good table is the heart of a good home. Image: The Ecologist Guide to Food.

Lifting the lid on Food's secrets

Jan Goodey
| 6th February 2014
The Ecologist Guide to Food is no soft-centered feel-good flim-flam, warns Jan Goodey, as it tackles tough topics like the slave labour behind your prawns and tomatoes: essential reading for concerned gourmets everywhere.

Read Article

ANTI FRACKING SPECIAL REPORT: UK

Jan Goodey
Will Cottrell
| 27th August 2013
The UK's fracking protests are working says Jan Goodey who has been reporting for the Ecologist from Balcombe since the first of the protestors turned up to stop the drills

Read Article

The UK's anti fracking movement is growing

Jan Goodey
| 1st August 2013
As fracking hits the headlines UK protests against the practice of blasting natural gas from shale rock are on the increase. Jan Goodey reports on the latest flashpoint in the urgent - and escalating - anti fracking battle

Read Article

Don't buy seeds; swap them

Jan Goodey
| 4th February 2010
You can't buy a seed unless its strain has been expensively registered. But you can swap them with fellow gardeners, helping food growing and biodiversity to thrive

Read Article

Big lemon bus driver

Big Lemon Bus: Tom Druitt

Jan Goodey
| 25th June 2009
Crude oil may be running out, but Brighton's transport revolution is powering up. Jan Goodey meets Tom Druitt, the driving force behind the Big Lemon Bus

Read Article