Writer, teacher, researcher and designer in the fields of horticulture and landscape, with a particular interest in sustainable low-maintenance planting design for public and larger private landscapes. Also interested in environment, agriculture and food.
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I noticed your website was written down wrong on your profile. Your work looks interesting and it would be interesting to see how you may be able to contribute to the West Midlands regional food and growing theme that needs a bit of a bump start.
In this year’s Angus Millar Lecture in Edinburgh, Nobel Laureate economist Professor Joseph Stiglitz argues that what truly separates developed from less-developed economies is not just a gap in resources or output, but a gap in knowledge. In studying how countries learn, we can unlock a new approach to growth, development and social progress.
Once again we are packing our suitcases and travelling to Camp Bestival at Lulworth Castle in Dorset to present The RSA Hour. This year we are joined by Dr Ben Ambridge who asks what makes us smarter and Dr Kevin Fong who explores our obsesssion with space travel.