On the day that the final Landrover Defender rolls off the production line, I wanted to share some of my fondest memories of a vehicle that changed the world.
Phew, when stepping out into the cold London night, it's events like this that serve to remind you to keep trying to do, whatever it is you want to do.
One interpretation of the term 'conservation', is to keep things the same as they are. This, I would argue, is precisely the last thing that we need to reach the lofty goal of a healthy and sustainable natural world.
Wondered about that big lump of land off of South Africa that you've never noticed? Or longed to set foot on perhaps the last proper chunk of Gondwana left adrift in the Pacific.