Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – Travel

Travel words and picture by Jeni Bell The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ Two blogs in one week – that’s a rarity – I’ll try not make too much of a habitat of it, but I just wanted to share some news with you all. I’ll keep it brief. Last year, whilst [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – A clamour of Rooks

A Clamour of Rooks words and picture by Jeni Bell The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ There’s a black mass happening outside our van. A circle of attendees gathers in front of the bonnet, all adorned in the darkest blacks and the deepest midnight blues. This isn’t a solemn affair though. It’s [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – Tips for full time van life

The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ When we tell people that we live in a van full time, we get plenty of mixed responses. Most of them, however, are positive and go something like this “oh I’m so jealous, I’d love to have the freedom of living in a van.” We are [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – Chalke Valley Red Kites

The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ My first glimpse of the Chalke Valley was around 6 years ago, from the top of Hogware Road, on the way to Broadchalke, in Wiltshire. It’s a spot I return to frequently whenever we are back in the area and find myself dreaming of when we’re [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – Sixpenny’s Secret

The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ The village of Sixpenny Handley in Dorset is a bit of a hidden gem. It’s a small village situated in the stunning Cranborne Chase, where it is surrounded by huge expanses of arable fields, and wooded areas. It’s probably best known for its brewery and having, [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – Watching Wildlife part 2

The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ In one of my previous blogs, Watching For Wildlife, I discussed 3 very simple tips that I felt were really beneficial for becoming aware of the wildlife around you on a day to day basis. They weren’t at all profound, they weren’t particularly difficult, and the [...]

Jeni Bell’s Wild Britain – Beautiful Blashford

The continued adventures Of Jeni , Bill and Millie........ Now I’ve already confessed my love for wildlife hides in one of my previous blogs, and although the ones in this blog aren’t set on expansive lochs or surrounded by mountains it doesn’t take away how awesome these ones are. Blashford Lakes is up there in [...]