WARNING: you might catch the geocaching bug! Yesterday,Virginia and I went to Chirk castle to discover geocaching. And what a day! Guess the best thing was Virginia ‘complaining’ of having caught the bug! On arrival we met with Dave who’s … Continue reading
Last Tuesday the very first school joined us in the Secret Garden! Pupils from Ysgol y Garreg from Llanfrothen enjoyed sowing peas, transplanting broccoli and weeding our onions. We spent a lovely morning making eco-friendly paperpots and tasting some sweet peas and radishes… but the most exciting moment … Continue reading
We decided it was time to explore the neighbourhood at the weekend, so after some well deserved chips in Betws y Coed, we headed for Gwydir Castle. This old house in the outskirts of Llanrwst is a pure gem. Apart … Continue reading
Just a brief Saturday visit on the blustery summit of the Great Orme. I am rather impressed by their wildlife spotting boards – very simple but highly effective. Highly effective – lessons learnt.
Just a little bit of news about our last weeks working in the Secret Garden at Penrhyn Castle. The Secret Garden is a hidden allotment reminiscent of a walled Victorian kitchen garden where we grow vegetables and herbs and where we … Continue reading