Matthew Hay

Matt is a former weather forecaster, turned forester. With a love of the natural world and passion for the Scottish Highlands, he is currently working as a director for the charity ‘Reforesting Scotland'.

The Sphinx is dead – long live the Sphinx!

The U.K. is an insulated nation. This is true literally: our islands are surrounded by the sea and enveloped in the warm embrace of the ‘Gulf Stream’. But also metaphorically: our large economy and the vestiges of imperial power allow us to shield ourselves, providing a buffer against some of the harsher realities of our […]