Yearly Archives: 2012

New kettle

Many thanks to Richard for the excellent new kettle he has made for us, and to his brother Harry for dropping it off. We’re not too sure of the capacity, but think it probably holds close to 3 gallons! And to give some scale Our brand new kettle will be on the go on all […]

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Daddy Dolittle

This is a photo of Richard who came on a course in September.  His children call him Daddy Dolittle for his affinity to wildlife.  The fox was brought to him as a cub; Richard reared it and returned it to the wild.

Woodland Management

Today, with help from Ross of Kaos Blacksmiths, we made a start on the woodland management.  We’ve begun on the self seeded ash just below the camp area and are planning to take out about 1 in 3 trees.  We had a good day on the chainsaw, but there is a bit of carrying for […]