The Contented Countryman
About This Show
The Contented Countryman podcast is your opportunity to take time out from the stresses of modern life, to stop the wheels for a while, unplug from the daily grind, escape to an idyllic and peaceful place, and enjoy the natural world. Hosted by lifestyle and countryside author Fennel Hudson, the podcast is about nature connection, wildlife, rural living, and outdoor pursuits. It explores how the 'truly great' outdoors, and the quest for freedom and adventure, helps to shape our identity and passions.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 5 - Rural Cycling, The Pashley Guv'nor
5 days ago
In this episode, lifestyle author Fennel Hudson talks about his love of countryside cycling where, by taking it easy and cycling during the quiet times of day, we can observe and appreciate more of what's around us. In celebration of rural cycling, he also reads a chapter from his new book 'Fine Things' (available to purchase at fennelspriory.com). The chapter's entitled 'The Guv'nor' and it describes Fennel's funny and eccentric route to discovering and purchasing his ultimate traditionally-style bicycle: the Pashley Guv'nor.