September 2015

Mother Nature – She’s Nice 28th September 2015 Around 10 months ago we decided our fruit trees needed a bit of a prune, as they were in danger of taking over the place. In fact, every time one of us walked out of the back door, we banged our heads on some...

August 2015

Someone Call A Doctor! (Or a Surgeon) 22nd August 2015 We were reminded of an old joke the other day. It’s probably frowned upon in these ultra PC days, but what the heck – here it is; Two unemployed Irish men were walking through the woods one day, when...

July 2015

The Incredible Mr Cropper 20th July 2015 If you were to have visited us this morning, you’d have been forgiven for wondering if anything much had been happening recently. The vista along our drive and up towards His field was one of a mini-mountain of stoney...

June 2015

The First of Many Boring Days 29th June 2015 As promised, the MIBs and their new mates, the Boring Men, turned up today to do their funky thang. The crack of dawn revealed the chugging into existence of the SR-30, our drilling/piling behemoth. Like any large...

Weather Forecasting

Forecasting The final(ish) report is in from The Boffins.Having read it and spoken to our insurers, it’s a goodish news/badish news story really.The goodish news – if you can call it that, is that it’s official now, that everyone is blaming the developers, who...