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    A hint of Spring in Rutland

    The snowdrops are opening all over the village, from the churchyard to the wooded banks of the stream.  I hope that we will not see another cold snap.  Today has been a hint of Spring, and this morning I pruned the rosesin the garden of the house I’m renting, and employed a fairly gung-ho approach, cutting back hard. I went up to the farm this afternoon to watch the lambing.  It’s an exhausting production line... Continue reading