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How to plant Snowdrops

How to plant Snowdrops

The snowdrop brings a cheerful reminder that spring is on its way, and Hestercombe’s Head Gardener Claire Greenslade explains how and when to plant snowdrops. How to plant snowdrops Already we are seeing the snowdrops popping up in gardens and glades, thanks to a...
Enjoying Dog Walks in Somerset

Enjoying Dog Walks in Somerset

Written by Katlyn McDonald   Enjoying Dog Walks in Somerset Attracting over 11 million visitors a day, the county has long been a popular destination for dog walks in Somerset, from those looking for serious hikes to those looking for a gentle amble. The...
February Half Term Activities for Children

February Half Term Activities for Children

19 Half Term Activities for Children Whilst it feels like Christmas has only just been and gone, it’s time to start planning ahead for February half term activities, which in 2019 comes relatively early (16th February). By then, those new computer games and apps, and...