Monthly Archives: June 2012

More Flippin’ Rain

Today found us at the Cotswold Show, in Cirencester. Well it all started fine, didn’t it. I thought the stands looked quite good and there were plenty of people there. And then this happened I think that this little face and the state of my feet Kind of sum up the way that the day […]

On line Shop

We are considering expanding the web-site so that you can purchase online. There’s a bit of web design work to deal with first. That’ll be a job for Ross, I reckon. We’ll keep you posted and let you know when we are ready to go.

Beckington Jubilee Fair

This year’s Beckington Village Fair had a Red, White and Blue theme, to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee. I think these three ladies deserve the award for best outfits. I (Mike) was planning to be wearing the same outfit myself but luckily for everyone the hire shop had none left. Phew ! Lucky escape all round. […]

Social Intergration

Now here is a phrase that I don’t use that often “social intergration”. I am pleased to announce that our good friend Ross (web designer extrodinaire) has added this plug-in to our Blog page so that you can now comment on and share, with friends, what we have written. Excellent, I love it. Absolutely no […]

Beaufort Polo

Good Weekend, despite the wet & windy Saturday. We had never seen a Polo match before and it very enjoyable. Pretty agressive (particularly the women !) This two day event had it all; From the traditional treading in of the divots To the cutest puppy Plus of course the Royal visitors. Princes William and Harry […]


Well, despite the weather we enjoyed a succesful day at Bowood Charity Dog Show. With a crowd of about 8,000 all of the charities should benefit quite well. There was some good entertainment infront of us in the main ring and loads of other stuff to go and see. Tractor Ted was there (always popular […]


Jubilee Monday saw us at Stoke sub Hamdon Village for their Jubilee Fair. What a great day we had, great people and a good bit of trade. The card reader continued to perform well. The beer tent had a novel approach (see below) But, by far, my favourite attraction was the sumo wrestling.    Thanks […]

Edington Fair

Had a great day at Edington on Saturday. First outing for our debit/credit card reader. That all worked very well. All in a great start to the Jubilee weekend. Sue even got me to wear a Jubilee apron. What a picture!!