Bluebells and Lambs

Time To Take Stock The weather has been a lot drier lately, which is good for two reasons; 1. The ground will start to dry out, turning slippy, slidy clay into something more akin to concrete. Which is nice if you’re worried about the place ending up at the bottom of...

Bluebells and Bogs

What came first, the chocolate or the egg? Who knows, or even cares, but whilst the associated boffins have been away over Easter, we’ve been out and about exploring.In the mistaken belief that things would probably be a lot drier in the woods, we decided to venture...

Blowing The Cobwebs Away in Staffordshire

April 8th 2014 Today we decided to go for a good walk, to blow away the cobwebs and try to forget about all things slidy, slidy and holey holey :-)This was partially successful, in that we walked 6 miles in all, but unsuccessful in that our accountant rang us to talk...

Walking The Churnet Valley Railway Line

February 22nd 2014 Having worked pretty hard since Christmas, we decided to take a few hours off and wander down the disused Churnet Valley Railway line. This path runs from the bottom of our hill, following the Churnet River, all the way past The Ramblers Retreat,...