Monthly Archives: April 2014

Calf stops play

My daughter plays in a folk band, here on Dartmoor. She’s been playing out with them since her early teens and finding some of the locations for gigs, especially barn dances, has introduced us to several well-hidden and off-the-beaten-track parts … Continue reading

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A not-an-arboretum

An arboretum is a tree garden. To plant one must take tremendous vision and faith, because whoever plants it is certainly not going to see it come to maturity. One of the best in the UK is at Westonbirt in Gloucestershire, … Continue reading

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