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What's in this month's issue

What's in this month's issue

Countryside magazine – our May issue


The Made in Britain edition

Meet the makers: From rapeseed oil to woolly duvets and metal sculptures, we track down some of Britain’s most creative rural entrepreneurs

Also in this issue:

The house of Barbour: Steve and Ann Toon enjoy a rare chat with Dame Margaret Barbour

Back to the Land: We chat to Kate Humble about her new TV show in search of rural business successes

What lies beneath: Why caring for our soil is top priority for British farmers

Equine extravaganza: We spend 48 hours in the home of flat racing - Newmarket

Great British Beef Week : Alicia Parker talks to co-founder of “Ladies in Beef” Jilly Greed

Speak up For Farming’s Future: Leicestershire farmer Joe Stanley looks at why the government’s farming consultation is so important

On the cover:

Made in Britain - small rural businesses, whether it's farms, shops or tradesmen, are often the engine of countryside communities. In this issue we hope to tell their stories.