Tag Archives: countryside

Demolition and the point of no return

We live near to a fairly large clunch quarry (hard limestone used for building) and cement works, and as with most mining activities, it has not been without its controversies over the years, particularly as the workings have come to … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Sadie, the foraging dog

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Wordless Wednesday – The value of set-aside

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Wordless Wednesday – Linseed: One of the prettiest crops

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Wordless Wednesday – A dog’s-eye view of the meadow in May

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Farewell, My Lovely

The Horse Chestnut will be sorely missed by locals, walkers and wildlife enthusiasts (it was a favourite roost for the local Barn Owls). Over the last few years the tree has been throwing out new growth at ground level, so … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – I usually think of my dog as white …

 

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