Explore the world of numbers
Weeds on Trial
A weed is simply a plant in the wrong place at the wrong time. But while no
gardener wants their patch full of unwelcome invaders, every weed has its good
points – it may be edible, attract bees and butterflies, or have medicinal or other
qualities. read more
Taken from the book Weeds on Trial.
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The No.1 Book of Numbers
Explore the world of numbers from the evolution of counting, to the way in which our houses, roads and telephone numbers are designated.
Ruth Binney (neé Chanter) spent her childhood in Tiverton where her father was a housemaster at Blundell's School. She is now happily settled in Yeovil, Somerset, and working on a variety of projects as well as enjoying the luxury of 'retirement' including family and friends, travel and football. Following the successful publication of The No.1 Book of Numbers (everything from lucky 7 to Chanel No.5) her latest book Weeds on Trial reveals the good – and bad – of these garden invaders.