Record year for British tourism

International visitors spent an extra £800 million across Britain in the past year, according to the latest figures. This means that

English vineyard secures cash boost

A leading chartered accountancy firm has helped an East Sussex vineyard secure £200,000 for a winery. Having spent the past three


Planning – Doddle or show-stopper

David Collier from David Collier Rural Planning talks us through an issue that will affect most people planning a diversification: planning For every person who boasts

Case Studies

Nibbling at the elephant’s bottom

The story of how one family made an international business out of elderflower Belvoir Fruit Farms have been making elderflower cordials and pressés for over 30

An alternative perspective on beef production

Geoff Roper and Nick Weber think they’ve found a solution for those looking to diversify into the beef industry without the need for vast acreage