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A peaceful scene to end a troubled week

Here’s a peaceful scene at Two Bridges, on Dartmoor, where we were on Wednesday, as a counter to the horrors in Manchester at the start of this week.

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Network of free dog waste bag dispensers to be installed across Surrey Heath

Surrey Heath Borough Council announce,

Free dog waste bag units are to be installed across the borough following a successful trial by Surrey Heath Borough Council.

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Things to do: Hall Grove School gardens open this Saturday

Under the auspices of the National Garden Scheme, the gardens of Hall Grove School, off the A30 opposite Longacres Garden Centre in Bagshot, are open this Saturday 13th May from 2.0 pm – 5.o pm. 58 more words


When Cacti and succulents flower they delight

I’ve a small collection of cacti and succulents which adorn the window sill in our conservatory. They all get an outing onto the patio table for a feed and watering on warm sunny days. 121 more words


Where are my tree leaves?

Living in Eastern, Central and Northern Ontario you might be wondering why it seems to take so long for the trees to leave out?  Take a trip down to Hamilton, Niagara, London, Windsor or even the GTA you might notice a world of difference, as the trees have been blooming for a while in that region. 662 more words

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A magical bluebell wood at Hatchlands Park

I know I recommended places locally to see carpets of bluebells. Bad boy, I didn’t take my own advice, I received a recommendation from a friend that the National Trust’s… 75 more words


This holiday weekend, why not see wondrous bluebell carpets

We passed numerous bluebell woods driving down the Wye Valley last weekend. Much as we wanted to stop and admire their wondrous beauty, getting home was our priority. 64 more words

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