Having thought the crows had stolen all the eggs from the Duck’s nest it was a fantastic surprise to find a week later four little ducklings running around under the Yew trees. They are doing very well and their mother is very protective and rightly proud. We might have some chicks to follow. Watch this […]
Gates open at 2pm Activities and stalls include: Dog show and Terrier Racing Bat the Rat, Bouncy Castle, Bowling, Darts, Duck fishing, Face painting, Raffle, Sponge cake roulette, Tombola, Treasure Hunt Ice cream, Nearly New Clothes, Cold drinks tent, Produce, Plants & Flowers, Refreshments, Snack bar Stall Holders include: Oldwick Saddlery, Sybil Grindrod Art, Sudzfun, Shepherd’s Delight, Julie Rooker Cards, Shirley Faure Art, Kirsty Edwards Children’s Clothes, Aloe Vera, Bee Society, Clock Trust, Susi Laan Charity Dogs will […]
No rain to speak of for a month – or was that two? Now, today listening to the pitter, patter outside feels weirdly refreshing. It makes you want to go and paddle. Extraordinary weather patterns.
Probably best to ask Laura and Cameron, but sincerity and love in bucket loads made for an incredible day. Well done guys and God Bless.
Every year I look at the daffodils, once they have gone over, and think we must be able to do better than we are. The flattened mess seems to hang around for ever. So what do you do when you have a wedding reception when the daffodils are at their worst? Mini haystacks. But after […]
Sennicotts gardens will not be opening under the N.G.S. scheme in 2011. Due to disruptive work taking place in and around the garden we will take a break and plan to open again in 2012.
Pablo has been working on the trees today and watching him work has left me almost 100% sure he must be one of the best tree surgeons in the world. OK, this is a bold statement but I really can’t think of any other attributes a tree surgeon would need in addition to those Pablo […]
Something didn’t seem quite right at 7am this morning. The garden was full of bonfire smoke. What became quickly obvious was the source of the smoke, a slow burning ground fire in the composting undergrowth. The cause of the fire was some ash tipped there 12 hours earlier from a small garden wood burner which […]