Blog

I have studied spotted flycatchers a lot over the years here in the Kennet Valley, and a warm June evening is the best time for me to quietly sit with a glass of wine, watching their comings and goings in the garden
Continue reading
It was a remarkable apple harvest this year, especially when considering the drought, although I suspect the rain came just in time to save the crop. What we did not eat fresh, we have had juiced and bottled at "My...
Continue reading
Water is precious and when you see the current state of our chalkstreams, whether you have a hose pipe ban or not, it makes you think. What really needs a drink and what is just dehydrated but will survive Generally,...
Continue reading