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Early June – Bright Sunshine and lovely weather

June arrives with brilliant weather and we’ve spent several hours in the garden. While I was planting my tomatoes (go to our websiteblog to see more about this) the better half decided that now was the right time to have … Continue reading

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May in the Garden

The garden has brightened up, the weather is sunny more often and all of a sudden there’s a plethora of flowers making themselves known. So I took my trusty camera into the garden and took some pictures of the colours … Continue reading

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What has happened to the Weather?

What awful weather we are having this year. This morning we hoped to go to the allotment to finish off the new paths but NO WAY. Snow had settled (not as much as in some parts of the country but … Continue reading

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Muddy Trek around Nottingham Tramworks

Yesterday, despite the rain, we went out for a walk around the NET2 Tramworks in Toton. The extension to the tram in Nottingham is due to be completed and up and running by the end of 2014 (yes there is … Continue reading

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Visit to Hampton Court and Wisley

This week we went down to Surrey to have a wander around and to go to Wisley to join the RHS. Whilst it was cold (this year doesn’t seem to be warming up) and windy, it was at various times … Continue reading

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Walk at Markeaton Park and Bees in the Garden

Yesterday morning we went to Markeaton Park in Derby. The weather was lovely and sunny a real early spring day. (I learned from the weather forecast that the 1st of March is meteorologically the first day of spring, I always … Continue reading

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Birds in the Garden

Well, over the last couple of days, the weather has improved here. Whilst its still cold overnight (down to -0.2C in the polytunnel), the days have become bright and sunny. The birds around our garden have decided that spring must … Continue reading

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