Latest articles from David Chapman

Where to spot the Pearl-bordered fritillary in Devon

One of our most beautiful butterflies and a rare one, found at only a handful of sites in the county but worth making the effort to see. Probably the best way to see one is to join a guided walk by the Devon section of Butterfly Conservation.

Cornwall's most amazing lighthouses

Often standing alone, way out to sea or built into dramatic cliffside locations, these iconic features of the Cornish coastline have been shining a light for seafarers since 1619.