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Vertical Gardening!

I’ve been out and about with my son during the last couple of weeks attending university open days. Friday’s challenge was to get to Birmingham from Cambridge in time for the relevant subject talks. Getting anywhere from Cambridge is always … Continue reading

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Fate, Luck and Nature

It has not been a good week for baby birds around here. It started with the strong gusting winds on Tuesday shaking the ash trees in the alley next door, the ash trees that contain the rook nests and noisy … Continue reading

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Just re-discovered that I am here!

So five years ago it appears that I investigated blogging ….. nothing since and it was completely forgotten. In fact five years is about how long I have been volunteering as a gardener at Wimpole, which is what I have … Continue reading

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Hello world! Shame that it’s so damp outside.

Middle of January 2010 and these are the first baby steps of an ordinary gardener trying out a spot of blogging. Current highlight of the garden is the rapidly eroding snowman. It is something of a record though because it … Continue reading

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