Winter 2022/23 Blog

Winter 2022/23 Blog

Winter 2023 blog With a crisp layer of frost on the ground and a pale sun low in the sky, we start another year. The river has burst its banks following the deluge of recent rains and now the floodwater has frozen the floodplain solid, resulting in troublesome...
Autumn 2022 Blog

Autumn 2022 Blog

After record-breaking heat in the UK during the summer, we are having to become more accustomed to change. It’s the very end of October as I write, the sun is shining and it’s 21 degrees, in essence a relatively normal summer’s day in England. The ‘false autumn’ we...
Summer 2022 Blog

Summer 2022 Blog

The warm wind is whipping up dust and crispy foliage, the ground is parched, and we have had the hottest day ever recorded in the UK. The normally lush-green rolling hills look like sand dunes, and it’s only the first day of August as I write.  We were lucky to have...
Spring 2022 Blog

Spring 2022 Blog

Maybe it’s the sudden warm weather, but it feels like spring has sprung out of nowhere this year. It’s currently 9am on a mid-March morning, and I’m sat outside in the warm sun with the birds tweeting away in trees and hedgerows, the bees are making the most of the...