Monthly Archives: April 2013

The Mead Nursery

Yesterday found us with Steve and Emma at the fabulous Mead Nursery in Brokerswood, near Frome. Full of colour and texture, the gardens were packed with beautiful plants and shrubs for people to buy; and there were lots of people there, dispite the chilly wind !! Emma had, as usual, been busy in the kitchen […]

Marlborough Spring Fair

13th April and Sue headed off to Marlborough for the annual Spring Fair. Over 70 stalls had supported this fine event, which is held in aid of Cancer Research UK. and raised an impressive £10,000 for the charity. It was a gloomy wet day outside so the halls soon filled up with people. Barty put […]

Badbury Rings

It was the 7th of April and we are back at Badbury Rings. This time for the Portman Point to Point. The hounds, and the Master, paraded around the ring for all to see. The weather held and a lot of people came along, keeping the bookies busy. The racing was fantastic with plenty of […]

Cold Cold April

April the 1st and it was an early start to set up for Mells Daffodill Festival. Last year had been a wash out and we were really hoping for a dry day. Dry we got, but blimey the wind was cold. Still, loads of people rolled out and seemed to enjoy the chance of a […]