Getting ready for the Winter.

Getting ready for the Winter.

Time to start getting the garden ready for the Winter. While the days are still bright and reasonably warm there is a lot of tidying up to do and I always love this time of year when the leaves change colour and after a day outside you can justify a mug of hot...
Summer Fun in Clun

Summer Fun in Clun

The weather was kind for the Clun Carnival a celebration that lasts for a full week of events and is great fun for young and old , residents and visitors alike. Held every year at the beginning of August it is a great opportunity for the community to have some fun and...
Not All Work – Some Play!!

Not All Work – Some Play!!

Not my usual type of picture for our blog page but just to prove that it is not all work here ( even if that is gardening ) we do get out to play as well. Peter has been training the new puppy and entered her for her first test in May. He achieved a fourth place in a...
Whatever the weather!!

Whatever the weather!!

It has been a beautiful week – a joy to be in the garden and walk the dogs, although that is a pleasure whatever the weather. I spent a great weekend ( well Friday night home Saturday evening) in County Durham grouse pointing with Vita. It was too far for a day...
Welcome to 2019

Welcome to 2019

Well the Christmas decorations are packed away for another year and all the leftovers are eaten ( except for the Christmas cake – any offers!) so it is welcome to 2019 and let’s hope for another lovely Summer when we can sit in the garden and enjoy the...
Summer Sun in Clun

Summer Sun in Clun

At last we are enjoying a run of good weather and thanks to the Green Man the sun has been shining over the Clun valley and the forecast is good. All our indoor jobs are completed and we are really proud of Keeper’s new bathroom and the bedroom carpet. Time to...