The devastation left by Storm Arwen highlights the fragility of our wild places, says Rosemary Goring

With Storm Arwen on the way, we decided to go for a walk before battening down the hatches. By the time we set out the sky was turning purple, and far-off clouds of snow could be seen racing towards the hills. The wind was picking up, but when we reached the forest we felt sheltered.

The devastation left by Storm Arwen highlights the fragility of our wild places, says Rosemary Goring
With Storm Arwen on the way, we decided to go for a walk before battening down the hatches. By the time we set out the sky was turning purple, and far-off clouds of snow could be seen racing towards the hills. The wind was picking up, but when we reached the forest we felt sheltered.