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Tea Tasting with The Spark Team!

Spark blog



The Spark Guide to Wild Food Foraging

Spotlight on M.E.

ME A Personal Experience

How to plan a green burial

Young people & complementary therapies by young journalist Maya

Abandon plastic milk bottles all ye who enter here - Cirencester

Loose Milk from Woefuldane more alternatives to plastic milk bottles, Minchinhampton

Body Image - young women prepared to trade years of life or health for ideal body

Row over sustainable fish logo

Video/cassette recycling

Award-winning clinic for homeless people in Bristol

Special wildlife sightings in Sparkland, summer 2011

Bristol Freebus hits the road

Hedgehog Street Avon Wildlife Trust's hedgehog survey

The Great Spark Cover Competition - Think you know who's who on our issue 65 cover?


reviews & previews

Haynes Manual SS Great Britain

Magazine live at Komedia, Bath

Hedgerow safari with an Aardman animator

Boocoo washable nappy tester kits

What is .. Living Tantra?

Tantra with The School of Awakening - weekend review

Westonbirt hosts JLS gig

Roger Houslow - No Hands Massage - tester



Storytime:easy storytelling techniques

12X12 A one-room cabin off the grid & beyond the American Dream.

I Love My World exploring nature through play.

A Complete Guide to the Soul review of Patrick Harpur's latest tome

The Homemade Living series 2 books: Canning & Preserving & Keeping Chickens

Building With Straw Bales

50 Secrets of the World's Longest Living People

The Good Shopping Guide