At last I can report that Spring has arrived in Shropshire and at Pooh Hall – hooray!!! It has been lovely to be able to get out into the garden without numerous layers of clothing and waterproofs. I tried to photograph my first sighting of a bumble bee but he buzzed off ( !!! ) so there are just some daffodils and chinoxia. The grass is beginning to grow and hopefully we will have some lambs in the fields next to Pooh Hall before long, then it truly will be Spring.
Peter has continued with his DIY upgrades around Pooh Hall and has just completed the dog shower. He has moved it to a more sheltered spot and provided steps for the dogs to reach the shower tray. Thank you to Lynda, Ian and their two dogs for road testing the new facilities and their helpful suggestions to make it more user friendly ( sorry to Lynda for getting wet first time out – problem solved with a splash back at the front).
In a couple of weeks time the new carpet will be fitted in Keeper’s Cottage and the bathroom floor tiled , then we can just look forward to welcoming our guests and enjoy sharing beautiful Shropshire and our idyllic little corner of it with you all.
I have three discounted late availabilities in June – something for everyone! All are discounted by 10% unless stated otherwise.
The Gatehouse We have one weekend break at the beginning of June at £283 from Friday 8th June departing Monday 11th June.
The Bothy due to a late cancellation this cottage is available from Wednesday 13th June for 3 nights at £211.
What’s on over the next few months
More details for the listed events can be found at www.shropshire-events-guide.co.uk ( by virtual Shropshire) and www.ludlow.org.uk
June 10th Cosford Air Show
June 16th Shrewsbury Carnival
June 16th – 1st July Ludlow Fringe Festival
June 17th Ludlow Secret Gardens
June 23rd -24th Shrewsbury Food Festival
June 30th – 1st July Shropshire Family Vintage Show
June 30th – 1st July Step Back to the 40’s Severn Valley Railway
August 10th – 11th Shrewsbury Flower Show
August 12th Ludlow Magnalonga
August 24th – 27th Shrewsbury Folk Festival
September 7th – 9th Ludlow Food Festival