Below are some countryside links which we hope you will find useful or interesting. If you have, or know of, a countryside business which may be useful to our members please contact us with the details. We have inluded sites we feel will be of interest to rural people, rural businesses and equestrian lovers.
Dating and Romance
If you agree with the following statement: Romance is most certainly not dead – then here are some sites you may like to visit:
Love Poems and Quotes
Struggling to show your romantic side? Try plagerism!
Free romantic e-cards
Best dating tips blog on the net .. well it is ours!
Free wildlife and animal e-cards from the Woodland Trust
Express romance with flowers
Express romance with chocolates
All of my Heart
Express romance with gifts
But make sure you express it!
British Trust for Conservation Volunteers.
News and information about the British countryside
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Countryside campaign group
Scottish Countryside Alliance
Countryside campaign group
Countryside code and maps of Open Access land in England
Scottish Natural Heritage
Scottish Natural Heritage working with Scotland's people
Countryside Council for Wales
Sustaining Welsh countryside and inshore waters
Sustaining English countryside and inshore waters
Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust
Saving wetlands for wildlife and people
UK's leading woodland conservation charity
Listing 47 Trusts across UK
Nothing to do with bikes - well worth a look
Union of Country Sports Workers
Trade Union dedicated to country sports employees.
The League Against Cruel Sports
Works to end cruelty to animals in the name of sport
Ideas for Places to Visit
Founded in 1895 by three Victorian philanthropists
Broadening public access to the heritage
Days out in Scotland
A silversurfers site of interest to everyone
More than 300 historic sites to visit in Scotland
Attractions and activities in England
There are some great ideas on here for a fun day or night out.
Directory of services in Pembrokeshire.
Not sure when to plant your herbs or what to do with that extra metre of lace?
A site crammed with information, gear reviews, advice, etc for walkers
Dedicated to researching and promoting organic gardening, farming and food
Find me a Hobby
Looking for a new hobby?
Hang up the Gone Fishing sign
Gun Dog Web
Information on owning and training working dogs
Farming and Smallholding
News and information on British farming
News, information and classifieds for the farming industry
Tenant Farmers Association
Advice, information and support for tenant farmers
Directory of all things farming
Compassion in world farming
Campaigning to improve the lives of farmed animals around the world.
A blog about smallholding
List of smallholding associations and links
Dorper Sheep Breeders
Breeding Dorper and Lleyn sheep and Mangalitza pigs
Tractors and Farming
New/used farm equipment, tractors and machinery
Find Agricultural supplies and services
Pets and Animals
The International League for the Protection of Horses
Helping you to help your horse
Wild About Britain
From bird watching to wild flowers
The Bat Conservation Trust
All About Pets
Pet care information service by the Blue Cross
Where you can buy your pet a present!
Science and Nature
Pets pages from the BBC
Online suppliers of discounted veterinary items
Want to buy or sell a horse? Equine Now horses for sale