Coastwise

By Peter Firstbrook Published by Fernhurst Books (2021) With more than 11,000 miles of coastline, which is as long as France, Germany, Spain and Portugal put together, the UK’s edgeland is the most diverse in the world, according to Peter Firstbrook. It has 6,289 islands – more than Greece – 600 species of seaweed, 32,462 […]

Peter Firstbrook

Scientist, BBC filmmaker, author and yachtsman Peter Firstbrook is seriously concerned about the political lethargy over warming oceans. Dick Durham met him at his Thames-side home. Peter Firstbrook SVEA Vindo 40 We sit in front of the log burner at Peter Firstbrook’s Oxfordshire home, in a picturesque village famous for being the setting of the […]