Category Archives: Out and about

Wordless Wednesday – Autumnal Postcards from Cambridge Botanics

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Wordless Wednesday – Foraging for sweet chestnuts in Hatfield Forest

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Wordless Wednesday – Sunshine on the ruins of Sandown Castle, Deal

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Wordless Wednesday – Danger: Heavy Plants Crossing!

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Wordless Wednesday – Poker Face

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A weekend of proverbs … or the early bird catches the worm

Over the past few weeks my son and I have spent our spare moments sellotaping, glueing and papier-mache-ing bits of cardboard together to prepare our entry for the Haslingfield Scarecrow Festival. This year’s suggested theme was ‘Proverbs (biblical or otherwise)’ … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Snippets from a timed entry to Hyde Hall

 

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Wordless Wednesday – A lavender leg massage on a wet day!

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Hello Wimpole, my old friend …

I’ve come to tend to you again. Yay! With the re-opening of some National Trust parks and gardens, a phased return of volunteers has begun at Wimpole Estate. Cautiously and where it is safe to do so (i.e. no indoor … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Daffodils: A visual antidote

Wimpole Hall is owned by the National Trust. In a statement about the coronavirus (COVID-19) on Tuesday 17 March 2020 the National Trust said that … Although Wimpole Hall, Farm, restaurant, visitor welcome, shops are now closed until further notice, … Continue reading

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