Parham House Harvest Fair: a gloriously sunny day in West Sussex

There is a beautiful sense of counterpoint to our dual lives, each strand differing from, yet complementing, the other. Our lives in West Sussex are lived in a tiny modern house with a garden smaller than most people’s pools in south-west France. So we tend to go out garden visiting (Garden Bothering?) at the weekends when based in Sussex. Sometimes we will visit an NGS garden, … Continue reading Parham House Harvest Fair: a gloriously sunny day in West Sussex

The tree surgeons have arrived

  Last Thursday the tree surgeons arrived, two days earlier than originally planned, in order to prepare for Monday’s ErDF disconnection of the mains electricity which runs across the site. I had already decided to make a flying visit, arriving on Sunday (on hand for Monday just in case of issues) and staying for two nights. Sadly this meant cutting short a weekend with some of … Continue reading The tree surgeons have arrived