Hedgerow Treasures 

You know it and I know it! I love Autumn it’s just a wonderful season. I’ve been raiding friends gardens, filling bags of Damsons, Plums and Apples plus rooting around in hedgerows for Sloes, Haws, Blackberries and Rosehips all of which have found themselves in jars filled with booze. I cheat with the Sloes and…

The Grand Hotel, 

We all love to be somewhere we shouldn’t! To peak through an door that’s rarely left open and today I managed yet again to have the chance to do just that! All other appointments cancelled I nipped over to Birmingham to take part in another Hidden Brum project and this one offered the chance to…

The Autumn Return 

I’m not sure about you, but I feel that Autumn has arrived, at least here in Shrewbury it has. I’ve had to dig out jumpers and make repairs where moths have ravaged through the knit, I’ve been cleaning out kilner jars ready for some harvested hedgerow delights and I have been chopping and stacking wood…