Crazy creatures, awesome antics and hidden treasures!
As garden fever spreads the nation this week, why not take a trip to one of our top gardens to enjoy a riot of springtime colour and glorious aromas.
Then head out for a wander through our woodlands, as they become awash with vibrant bluebells. We've put together our list of favourite places to see them - where's yours?
Visitors to this year's Chelsea Flower Show will see for the very first time, a garden that is half dead. Fera's Stop the Spread show garden, supported by the National Trust and other partners, highlights the problem this country faces from invasive non-native pests and plants and what we can all do to help protect our gardens and countryside from these threats.
Brothers Alistair and Jonny Brownlee are to host their first ever triathlon at Fountains Abbey.
A puffin census has begun on the Farne Islands to find out how many breeding pairs live there.
We welcome the recommendations to the government to help protect plant health.