The Patient Gardener


I mentioned the sculptures at Tatton Park in an earlier post and to be honest I wasnt that impressed but there was one ‘sculpture’ that my eldest son and I loved.  This woodmans hut for want of a better name was stunning.  It has such an organic shape to start with and the construction is amazing! Its made out of wooden palings and assembled over a complex wooden structure.  But strangely you will… Read More

The boys and I went away for a few days this week to the Yorkshire Dales.  The original plan was for us to stay there for a few days and to visit Lancaster University as my eldest was considering doing a degree in computer science there. Having booked a hotel in Kirkby Lonsdale on the edge of the Moors, he has decided to leave school and do a joinery apprenticeship so we… Read More