Woodcock Smokery

From fisherman’s wife to world-renowned artisan. Out of adversity, against all the odds, and still struggling with emerging challenges from bureaucracy to climate change, Sally Barnes has built an enduring business founded on the principles of family, wild fishing, local culture, and sustainability.

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The Curious Tale of the Lego Lost at Sea

In 1997, nearly five million pieces of Lego spilled into the ocean from a container ship hit by a rogue wave, washing up on the beaches of Cornwall. Tracey Williams has been collecting and writing about them ever since.

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Gardemeles Museum

Rosey Priestman is an artist who lives and works on Sanday, one of the northern isles of Orkney, in an old stone house overlooking the sea. This is not just her home, but a museum of found objects, from shark vertebrate to whale bones, lost toys to curious shells. A true Atlantic wunderkammer.

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Seaweed Appreciation Society International

Lichen Kelp is an artist, curator and DIY marine biologist based in Melbourne, Victoria. Here she talks about the process of demystifying ocean science, the enchanting and endangered world of seaweed, as well as staying connected to the sea during lockdown.

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