Monthly Archives: May 2013

Jack and Jill

“Jack and Jill went up the Hill to fetch a pale of water.” Unfortunately there wasn’t any there so they came back down to the lovely village of Kilmersdon to join in with the village day, held on Bank Holiday Monday. There was a good atmosphere throughout the day as, for a change, the British […]

The Polo

Marriners Farm is near Bramdean in Hampshire and that’s where we were on Sunday. Another sunny day. Are we in the right country? Polo is an interesting game and draws a certain class of person. Here are a few future Politicians enjoying a Pimms or three. They, no doubt, had borrowed Daddy’s cars to get […]

Young Farmers

This year’s Oxfordshire Young Farmers Rally and Show took place on saturday near Farringdon. What a great location at Rowes Farm and a beautiful sunny day too. There was lots to see in the main ring from wheelbarrow racing to hounds and beagles plus the tug of war. The Rockwood Dog Display Team put on […]


We’d never been to the Watercress Festival before, but we’ll definitly be going back. What a fabulous town and what a friendly bunch of people we met there. There was, obviously, loads of watercress. Infact I think everyone of the estimated 12,000 people had at least one bag of the stuff. All traders seemed to […]

North Somerset Show

This Bank Holiday Monday was our first time at the North Somerset Show and we were looking forward to it. We have just had our Gazebos sign written and were very happy with the new look stand. What a scorcher of a day it was. Shorts and T Shirts all round. Massive crowds came out […]

May the 4th

Saturday 4th May found us at Downton Cuckoo Fair. This event really draws a big crowd. As per last year we opted for space in the red marquee. Setting up a great display for everyone to see. And wow, there were a lot of people there. Inside and out. We had a great day. No […]