Rare Eel Sighting

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Last summer we caught a snake-like creature during pond dipping.  We had never seen anything like it before, but a bit of investigating on the internet revealed it’s identity as a rare European Eel.  The one we caught was a juvenile at about 4cm long, apparently they can grow up to 1m in length! For more… Read more »

The New Pool Build Continues!

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March: We are now closing the building in.   We have clad most of the walls and now starting to insulate the building.  Check out our latest time lapse video.   February: Work now begins on the timber frame walls, soon we’ll be weather proof and we can move the time lapse camera inside to… Read more »

Visit England Awards Finalists

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We are absolutely thrilled to announce that we are finalists in the prestigious Visit England Awards for the category of Family Friendly Accommodation. It is a new category for this year, which we thought we are perfect for!  That’s what we are about, families!  There were 27 applicants for this category, so to be selected… Read more »

On Your Farm with BBC R4

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Last week we were visited by JB and Beatrice from BBC R4’s “On Your Farm” programme.  They spent the afternoon with us, recording a 20 minute episode all about lambing.  JB talked to Andrew, Olly and Jaime and we were fortunate to narrate a live birth, which was perfect timing!  The show went out on… Read more »

Jack’s Lambing Diary

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Jack and his parents have just returned home after their week long holiday in Meadow View.  Jack is farming mad and would like to be a shepherd when he grows up, so when we said that Jack could help us this Autumn during our first lambing stint, the family jumped at the chance!  Jack joined… Read more »