Monthly Archives: July 2013

Totnes Show

Totnes. Some say that the town is twinned with Narnia. That could be true as my brother and sister in law considered moving there.!! Last year this event was postponed, due to rubbish weather and then started off as a wash out again. This year it started like this. The day was off to a […]


Dunster Country Show is held in the fields below the magnificent Dunster Castle Last year we had won 1st Prize in the “Best Trade Stand” Competition without even know that such a prize existed. This had been great as it meant that this year’s pitch was free. What a great prize. So we set up […]

Stroud Show

What a beautiful sunny day in Stroud, Gloucestershire This Market town has its history in the Cloth business with many wool mills being driven by the rivers flowing through the five valleys and thereby supplying power to machine the wool, supplied by the sheep from the surrounding hills. Here’s a typical local… and some of […]

Sunny Chilcompton

Here is Barty enjoying the glorious sunshine at the front of our stall. Chilcompton Celebrates is a good family day out with lots of traditional stalls. There was a good crowd there enjoying the beautiful day. I think that between them, the beer tent, Icecream man and Pimms Bar enjoyed the best of the trade. […]

Cotswold Sunshine

Last year this happened. This year….. this happened I love the unpredictability of an English Summer. Wimbeldon? Andy Murray? Could he? The British Lions? Could they? All questions which we pondered whilst enjoying the glorious sunshine at The Cotswold Show, in Cirencester park, Glos. @cotswoldshow if you happed to twitter. # picnicbaskets Don’t ask me […]