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Richard Girling was editorial manager of the Sunday Times Magazine, had a regular column for the Daily Telegraph during the 1990s, and is now a senior feature writer on the Sunday Times Magazine - contracted to write a minimum 8 cover stories and/or major features a year. He is the author of THE VIEW FROM THE TOP, an illustrated guide to the structure and history of the British landscape (Little, Brown 1997), and was a major contributor to the Readers' Digest social history of the 20th century, YESTERDAY'S BRITAIN. He has edited seven Sunday Times books. He won the Evian Award in 1989 for a special issue of ST Magazine on the medical effects of alcohol and, in 2002, the Specialist Writer of the Year at the UK Press Awards. He is a consultant to Reader's Digest and to the Department of Culture, Media and Sport and his commercial clients have included Ford, Esso, Harveys of Bristol, Prudential, Philips, the Heritage Lottery Fund, the RIBA, the Department of the Environment, the Council for the Protection of Rural England and the Civic Trust.

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The Hunt for the Golden Mole All Creatures Great and Small, and Why They Matter by Richard Girling
The Hunt for the Golden Mole All Creatures Great and Small, and Why They Matter
Richard Girling
The only record of the Somali Golden Mole is some tiny fragile bones found in an owl pellet. The Golden Mole is therefore the ideal icon for showing our responsibility to conserve and protect. Much of Richard Girling’s book makes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2014
Rubbish! by Richard Girling
Rubbish!
Richard Girling
I can’t tell you how important I think this book is. I don’t want to preach but I’ve been an avid recycler ever since I went to Morocco in the 70s and saw how they used everything several times over. ...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2005

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