Winter Walling in Curbar, Derbyshire.

Winter Walling in Curbar, Derbyshire.

This winter, we’ve been fixing up these old gritstone walls for stock keeping in the spring. It’s not difficult to imagine Seamus, the horse would have very easily stepped over this wall before it was repaired. Restored to former glory with the help of an English Nature rural development grant. These are available to applicants […]

Sandstone summer walling projects

Sandstone summer walling projects

Seems like the summer sandstone dry stone wall projects are flying off the shelf. This is for Abigail and Duncan in Bamford. turning their small wasteland into something a bit more controlled that they will now be able to manage themselves, grow some veg around and the kids will be able to enjoy playing around […]

Hurricane Gonzalo

Hurricane Gonzalo

So the tail end of Hurricane Gonzalo is coming through tonight. Wind has been howling around outside like a banshee and pretty much all the leaves will be off the trees tomorrow. Fortunately only about half the total leaves are off so far, so we won’t lose all the autumn colour in one go, as […]