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Who moved the mulch?

The blackbirds are very tame at the moment. I’ve just been out to the bins, whilst nearby one was too busy pulling out a worm to bother with my presence. 120 more words


National Trust response to High Speed 2 Phase 2b Route Refinement Consultation

This week we submitted our response to the High Speed 2 Phase 2b Route Refinement Consultation 2016. This consultation sought responses on seven route refinements that HS2 Ltd have put forward following further design work since the initial Phase 2 route consultation in 2013. 339 more words


Living in Ackworth, Pontefract

Do you want to live in a brand new home but don’t think its affordable? We have several stunning new build, two-bedroom homes in the village of Ackworth near Pontefract for only £480pcm! 376 more words

Location And Property Guides

A hole where it shouldn't be

After a delightful walk round the woodland at Nostell Priory this morning

including watching the ducks waddle across the ice on the top of a lake… 162 more words


A day at the Not-Races

Sunday morning saw me and my better half at Nostell Priory, again. Yeah, we go there a lot, it’s a nice walk and there is always something to see even if it’s just the squirrels in the menagerie and the cows on the vista! 302 more words


Nostell Priory.

Nostell Priory is a grand house located near Wakefield n West Yorkshire that is a National Trust property. It was built in the 1730s on the site of an old priory from medieval times. 81 more words


Love on the Grand Tour

Long-lasting love stories weren’t common on the Grand Tour. Romantic dalliances were rife; with the Grand Tour being a rite of passage for late seventeenth and eighteenth century men of the highest social classes in Britain in which they travelled in a leisurely manner across Europe with a tutor or governor in order to finish their education, this is perhaps unsurprising. 1,249 more words