Tag Archives: National Trust

Wimpole Sunflowers under Van Gogh Skies

Several areas in the Walled Garden at the National Trust’s Wimpole Estate have been planted up with mixes of sunflowers. This brings in tons of wildlife in the form of pollinators and, as of last week, seed eating birds. Plus … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Wildflowers at Corfe Castle

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Wordless Wednesday – Sunrise over Wimpole’s South Avenue

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Wordless Wednesday – Foraging for sweet chestnuts in Hatfield Forest

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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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Wordless Wednesday – Decked Halls and Stiff-legged Reindeer @WimpoleEstateNT

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Wordless Wednesday – The transformation begins

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Wordless Wednesday – Persian Ironwood in flower

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Wordless Wednesday – Peony Power at Wimpole

 

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