Stockman

February is a dark, dormant time for the stockman. But his life can be made a happier one at this time of year, with state of the art, modern farming…

Tristram Lewis

Inspired by Munnings from a young age, Tristram Lewis tells Janet Menzies why he swapped his paintbrush for Plasticine to immortalise a great racehorse in bronze. For more sporting art,…

Zaza Shelley

It is rare to find sporting art that is actually about the animals but this is what Zaza Shelley has dedicated herself to. Hours of careful observation is how she…

Subary Forester 2.0D XC

The Subaru Forster 2.0D XC proves as practical as ever, but it’s the return of the favourite rural hue that gets Charlie Flindt’s pulse racing. For a Subaru less suited…

Hedgerows

Restoring the patchwork quilt may be a guilty government’s attempt to repair the landscape or it could have great benefits for farm businesses. Tim Field decides whether new trees and…

Kate Brooks

Returning to Leicestershire for one final season before the hunting ban, Kate Brooks needed to find a way to earn. Her sporting art, full of character without being anthropomorphised, proved…

Special weapons

You may think that the likes of gas-expelling fountain pens are reserved for James Bond film sets, but producing special weapons was serious business from 1940, as Mark Murray-Flutter reveals.…